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Design Challenge: How to Keep Items Cool in Boiling Water
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Keeping items cool in boiling water... what? This engaging activity challenges high school learners to build a container that keeps butter in a solid state when placing the container in boiling water. Groups use previous knowledge and...
Lightest and Heaviest—Sorting Algorithms
3rd - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
How do computers sort data lists? Using eight unknown weights and a balance scale, groups determine the order of the weights from lightest to heaviest. A second worksheet provides the groups with other methods to order the weights. The...
Lesson Two: The Earth, Introductory Activities
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Determine what young pupils already know about earth science with a brainstorming activity. After class members work together to complete a KWL chart about the Earth, they craft an acrostic poem to demonstrate their understanding.
Scientific Method: How Many Drops of Water Fit on a Coin?
3rd - 6th
Young investigators conduct an experiment using the scientific method. They see how many drops of water fit on a coin; have them conduct several different trials. This involves making a hypothesis, looking at controls, and introducing...
Applications of Systems of Equations and Inequalities
9th - 10th CCSS: Designed
Is the application of systems of equations giving your class headaches? Use this resource to build on your pupils' logic to lead them to building equations and using algebraic methods. The lesson begins with an exploration of solving...
Topic 4: Solving Systems of Linear Equations
8th - 11th CCSS: Adaptable
Linear equations, coordinate planes, and systems of equations are covered in this extremely well-organized lesson. Composed of a series of mini-lessons, the instruction aims at explaining a different facet of solving systems of linear...
Dividing the King’s Foot into 12 Equal Pieces
9th - 10th CCSS: Designed
Apply, apply, apply! A measurement instructional activity applies a number of concepts to help learn a new construction. Scholars learn to divide a segment into n equal parts using a method that uses the Side Splitter Theorem and a...
Discovering Japan Through Cooperative Research
4th - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
Search a variety of sources to create a multimedia or book project about Japan. Learners use the independent investigation method to plan and conduct research about Japan. They use the information they discover to create a computer book...