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Teaching Controversial Science Issues Through Law Related Education
6th - 12th
Discuss the differences in dialogue and debate when considering a controversial topic. Your class can work in small groups to complete a guided discussion of this controversial topic and then participate in a simulation of the Scopes...
Cereal Bowl Science and Other Investigations with the Newspaper
K - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
What do cereal, fog, and space shuttles have to do with newspapers? A collection of science investigations encourage critical thinking using connections to the various parts of the newspaper. Activities range from building origami seed...
Applied Science - Science and Math Lab
3rd - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
Although it was written to use in a science class, this measurement activity is adaptable to Common Core standards in math for measurement and data. Youngsters are introduced to two types of measurement systems. They use both the English...
Science of NFL Football: Pythagorean Theorem
4 mins 5th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Physics can make football players better. A creative video shows learners how to apply the Pythagorean Theorem to defensive situations. The first of a 10-part video series calculates the distance a defender needs to cover using right...
The Sweet Science of Chocolate
10 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Mesoamericans discovered the cocoa tree more than 2,000 years ago, and chocolate has been popular ever since. The PBS video, part of a series on food science, iexamines cocoa trees, the history of the uses of cocoa, and how people make...
Applying Literacy Skills to Core Subjects
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Literacy skills are not limited to language arts. Middle schoolers apply literacy skills every time they open a science textbook, read a primary source document, interpret an explanation of a complex mathematics concept, and learn a new play in football. Use a collection of resources designed to emphasize reading skills across disciplines in your middle school curriculum.
A Call to Invention: DIY Speaker Edition
7 mins 4th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Can you build a homemade speaker out of a potato chip? Bestselling author and do-it-yourself expert William Gurstelle shows you how in his brief presentation at TEDYouth 2012. He encourages young people to be creative and explore science...
2017 AP® Environmental Science Free-Response Questions
10th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewAlmost half of test takers passed the AP Environmental Science exam in 2017. Use the free-response questions on the topics of pollution and ecosystems to improve writing skills in preparation for the AP exam. Discuss the scoring...
The Physics of Sports: An 8th Grade Physical Science Project
6th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Explore the relationship between sports and physics in a cross-curricular lesson. Middle and high schoolers prepare a multimedia presentation based on a chosen sport. They answer five physics vocabulary questions about how the laws of...
Science of NFL Football: Newton's First Law of Motion
4 mins 5th - 12th
Why are some football players harder to tackle than others? Turns out physics is the answer. The fifth lesson of the 10-part video series continues connecting the NFL to physics concepts. Young scientists learn about inertia through an...
Turning Food Waste Into a Resource
5 mins 5th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
One in every seven truckloads of perishable foods delivered to grocery stores gets thrown away. Is there anything that can be done with this waste? One solution is to recycle the old produce and turn it into fertilizer. The video, part...
2018 AP® Computer Science A Free-Response Questions
10th - 12th
New ReviewThe best way to familiarize yourself with a test's format is to look at past tests. The free-response questions for the 2018 AP Computer Science A are available for instructors to reference. Topics include simulation methods, word pairs,...