Incorporating Ethics in Classroom Science Lessons
Students debate and discuss both sides of a controversial issue following a study of DNA, genes and the basic science of inheritance.
3 Views 8 Downloads
- Collection Types
- Activities & Projects
- Graphics & Images
- Handouts & References
- Lab Resources
- Learning Games
- Lesson Plans
- Primary Sources
- Printables & Templates
- Professional Documents
- PD Courses
- Study Guides
- Unit Plans
- Instructional Videos
- Performance Tasks
- Graphic Organizers
- Writing Prompts
- Constructed Response Items
- AP Test Preps
- Lesson Planet Articles
- Online Courses
- Interactive Whiteboards
- Home Letters
- Unknown Types
- Stock Footages
- News Clips
- All Resource Types
- Show All
See similar resources:
The BEAM Project: Building Efficient Architectural ModelsLesson Planet: Curated OER
Technology or engineering teams are given a task to design, construct, and test the efficiency of a structure that will foster an even temperature throughout an entire sunny day. Intended as a long-term project, pupils research, plan,...
9th - 12th Science
Science: Matter and EnergyLesson Planet: Curated OER
Designed to use when teaching adults preparing for their high school equivalency exam, the resource integrates reading practice, writing, and analytical thinking in every lesson. The unit covers 23 topics, but it only includes three...
11th - 12th Science CCSS: Adaptable
Bonding Models and Lewis StructuresLesson Planet: Curated OER
Atomic models help us visualize the interactions of substances we cannot see. Explore atomic models, specifically Lewis structures, that show valence electrons and their role in bonds.
12 mins 9th - 12th Science CCSS: Adaptable
Teaching Controversial Science Issues Through Law Related EducationLesson Planet: Curated OER
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...
6th - 12th Science
Peer Review Meets D.I.Y.: Publishing a Student Science JournalLesson Planet: Curated OER
Peer review of science laboratory reports? You bet! First, learners work in pairs to review a scientific article. Then they trade lab reports for peer review. The end result is the publication of a classroom scientific journal!
7th - 12th Science
The Chemical Structure of DNALesson Planet: Curated OER
DNA follows specific rules when it comes to structure and pairings. Understand what DNA looks like, how it builds itself, and some of the rules that limit it. Individuals view animations showing details not observable under a microscope...
3 mins 9th - 12th Science CCSS: Adaptable
How Science Fiction Can Help Predict the FutureLesson Planet: Curated OER
Fortune tellers have their glass ball, futurists have their charts of trends, and science fiction writers have their imaginations. Which would you use to predict the future? See what this video has to say about predicting the future.
5 mins 7th - 12th Science
Project Based LearningLesson Planet: Curated OER
After reviewing the information included in this resource, you will be an expert in both the definition of project-based learning and how to implement it with your class. Discover and explore thorough explanations, detailed examples, and...
6th - 12th Math
Giant Chemical Structures - Part 2Lesson Planet: Curated OER
This lesson's gonna be huge! The fifth of a six-part series discusses the formidable lattices created by ionic compounds, as well as bonding in metallic elements. Chemistry scholars learn the properties of both types of substances and...
2 mins 9th - 12th Science