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Simple Machines - Museum of Science and IndustryLesson Planet
3rd - 4th
In this museum student guide worksheet, students make a mini-book about simple machines to be used during a visit to the Museum of Science and Industry. They locate the exhibits that demonstrate the wedge, inclined plane, screw, lever,...
Polygons, Pingos, and Themokarst! Oh MY!Lesson Planet
6th - 9th
Young scholars complete activities to learn about the common land features in Alaska. In this land study lesson plan, students study an overhead for permafrost features. Young scholars define ice wedge polygons, thermokarst, and pingos....
Caves, Canyons, Cactus, and CrittersLesson Planet
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Mother Nature's Gravel Company is open for business! The unit includes four lessons covering weathering and erosion. Experiments are simple to complete and young geologists compare notes to see who makes the biggest ice wedge, moves...
Simple Machines I - Inclined Planes, Wedges, and ScrewsLesson Planet
The principles and uses of inclined planes, screws, and wedges are the focus of a science lesson. In it, youngsters come up with every day examples of simple machines, and build an example of one in class. That project is then used to...
Homeschool Learning Network: Surface Area and Volume IILesson Planet
7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
An instructional page introduces how to find the volume of a wedge, that is, a right triangular prism. It also describes the process for calculating the volume for compound solids. Three practice problems are included, as well as a...
Worksheet: The Movement of Tectonic PlatesLesson Planet
6th - 9th
A colorful wedge of Earth, map of tectonic plates, and numbered facts about Earth structure fill the first two pages of this resource. After reading and absorbing the information, geologists get into groups and make clay models to...