Blast Off The Wet Way
Seventh graders serve as observors and calculate the height reached and time elapsed. In the science class students design, build, launch, and do a detailed analysis of the acceleration, speed, and force produced by water-filled 2 liter rockets.
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Lego Atoms and Molecules: Chemical Reactions
Show young chemists what a chemical reaction looks like with two parts of a hands-on experiment. First, learners conduct a wet lab where they observe the reactants (baking soda and calcium chloride, with phenolsulfonphthalein) before,...
6th - 8th Science
New Review Changing State: Evaporation
Why do experiments require a control? Guide scholars through designing an experiment to see what they can do to evaporate water faster with a instructional activity that stresses the importance of controlling all variables. The second...
6th - 8th Science CCSS: Designed
Attitude Determines Altitude
A fabulous lesson which combines mathematics with space science. Middle schoolers work in cooperative groups in order to research early astronauts and their accomplishments. They look at a variety of rocket and space shuttle designs, and...
7th - 12th Math CCSS: Designed