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Calculating Residuals and Constructing a Residual Plot
Start this lesson by having your class generate their own data and determine the line of best fit relating their height and shoe size. Interpret the meaning of the slope and y-intercept in the context of the problem and use the equation...
9th - 12th Math CCSS: Designed
Rock On! Featuring the Igneous, Sedimentary and Metamorphic Trio!
Get your classroom rocking with this four-lesson earth science unit. Through a series of shared reading activities and hands-on investigations, young geologists learn about the three types of rocks and the unique properties of each.
1st - 3rd Science CCSS: Adaptable
Shadows, Angles, and the Seasons
Shine some light on the topic of seasonal change with this collection of activities. Whether it's by measuring the change in the length of their shadows, or modeling the earth's orbit around the sun using a lamp and a globe, these simple...
3rd - 7th Science CCSS: Adaptable
The Death of the Universe
We have all heard about the Big Bang and other theories about how the universe began, but how will it end? Cosmologists study dark matter and dark energy to try to figure out the answer to this mind-blowing question. This topic is a...
5 mins 6th - 12th Science CCSS: Adaptable
Relate Positive and Negative Quantities; Apply to Elevation
Look at positive and negative numbers when it relates to elevation and sea level. The video shows how this type of measurement is related to a number line. Explains what elevation represents but does not have practice problems for...
4 mins 6th - 7th Math CCSS: Designed
Motion of Related Objects - Introducing Related Rates
Students explore the concept of related rates. In this related rates lesson, students collect data about the position of a ball as it is dropped and the shadow of the ball. Students calculate the rates of the ball position v. time and...
10th - 12th Math
What Orbital Dynamic Variables Are Responsible For Earth's Weather?
Students construct an Earth/Sun model of planet revolution that incorporates the orbital geometry concepts. They record Earth/Sun relative distance and Sun nadir observations acquired from model simulation of Earth's relative...
6th - 8th Science