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Students identify producers and consumers, including scavengers and decomposers, and discuss role each plays in food web. They then make diagram of possible food chain that might include skull pictured on Montana's quarter, and participate in scavenger hunt.
3rd - 5th Science 17 Views 145 Downloads
Introduction to Adaptation
Tenth graders observe collections of specimens and discuss their answers to provided questions. They explore common ancestry, homology, analogy, adaptive radiation, and evolution, while formulating creative answers based on their observations.
10th Science 3 Views 22 Downloads
Students focus on the pelts of fur-bearing animals native to Iowa to discover their different adaptations. In this animal adaptation lesson plan, students work in groups and examine various pelts to find information about the animals habitat and how it survives.
4th - 12th Science 9 Views 53 Downloads
The Dust Bowl
The images captured by photographer Dorothea Lange were so riveting that they still impact viewers today. Learners examine the Dust Bowl as they consider a series of slides displaying Lange's famous photos. Notes on each slide are provided, but critical thinking questions could be employed to elicit analytical thinking about the Dust Bowl and the Great Depression.
6th - 8th All 11 Views 23 Downloads
What is the Evidence for Evolution?
Students identify one object that would tell the story of their lives. In groups, they determine what can and cannot be told from objects left behind. After watching a video, they compare and contrast chicken bones to human bones. To end the instructional activity, they create a timeline of the Cenozoic Era.
6th - 8th Science 18 Views 103 Downloads
Wheeling and The Big City Lesson 1
Eighth graders consider how immigration impacted the East. In this West Virginia history lesson, 8th graders research the effects of immigration on Wheeling, West Virginia. Students also gather information about immigration on a field trip to the West Virginia State History Museum.
8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 5 Downloads
Reading Comprehension 7
Regardless if there's a state test coming up, giving your kids reading passages is always beneficial. This passage is about the Norsemen and six multiple-choice questions follow. The answers are very detailed, describing where each answer can be found in the text.
9th All 10 Views 46 Downloads
Molecular Sequences & Primate Evolution: Amino Acids, Hemoglobins in Evolution
Students compare differences in amino acids in the beta hemoglobin from representative primates, complete a matrix of those differences, and from these data, construct and interpret cladograms as they reflect relationships and timing of divergence.
10th - 12th Science 8 Views 29 Downloads
Our Amazing Body!
Students explain characteristics and functions of observable body parts. They identify major bones in the body, list and locate the major systems of the the body through a series of activities such as chalk outlines, body bingo, and toothpick skeletons.
K - 2nd Science 12 Views 99 Downloads
Students discuss the many different types of animal signs that can be used to identify and track all types of animals. They examine tracks, trails, homes, territory markings, and even "scat" left by animals and attempt to identify the animal that left them.
1st - 9th Science 9 Views 25 Downloads
Mouth-parts and Digestion
Students view pictures and videos to compare the structure and function of animal mouth-parts. In this structure and function lesson plan, students explore online pictures and videos of animal mouth-parts. They compare the structure of the parts with their function and with human adaptations.
6th - 8th Science 5 Views 29 Downloads
Dissecting Owl Pellets
Students dissect owl pellets. In this dissecting owl pellets lesson, students discuss birds of prey and make predictions about what they may find during the investigation. Students tease out skull and bones and try to make a complete skeleton.
3rd - 4th Science 3 Views 41 Downloads