Water Molds (Oomycetes)
Students explore a group of fungus-like organisms; the Oomycetes, by baiting them from natural sources (water and soil) and observing them.
3 Views 2 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:
How is Flowing Water an Energy Source? Activity BLesson Planet: Curated OER
Explore the world's water without leaving the classroom! In this second of three uncomplicated but wonderful activities, physical science learners feel the pressure of water. They discover that the deeper the water, the stronger the...
4th - 8th Science
Exploring the Water CycleLesson Planet: Curated OER
The water cycle is one of earth's most easily observable processes, but demonstrating each step within classroom walls can be a challenge. Through a series of videos and quick demonstrations, cover each aspect of the hydrologic cycle in...
6th - 8th Science
Fungus Among UsLesson Planet: Curated OER
In order to learn that mold spores can be found in the air, observers grow bread mold and make observations for a few days. Afterward, they participate in a class discussion to arrive at the knowledge that bread spores are present in the...
K - 6th Science
What is the Water Cycle?Lesson Planet: Curated OER
Dive into an exploration of the water cycle cycle with this simple earth science instructional activity. After first discussing where rain comes from, young scientists define the terms condensation, evaporation, transpiration,...
3rd - 6th Science CCSS: Adaptable
Water Quality and Environmental PollutionLesson Planet: Curated OER
Learners use litmus paper to begin to discover the qualities of acids and bases. They learn about pH by testing clear liquids for acidity with purple cabbage juice as an indicator. The video Streamkeeper, with Bill Nye, and other video...
5th - 8th Science
Glaciers and WaterLesson Planet: Curated OER
Explore the amazing power of glaciers with a hands-on earth science experiment! After first learning basic background information, learners go on to create their very own chunks of frozen water and gravel in order to observe first-hand...
4th - 8th Science CCSS: Adaptable
Properties of WaterLesson Planet: Curated OER
Being essential for life is only one of water's many amazing properties! Why is water so versatile? Biology scholars discover the myriad of uses for water and the properties that make them possible. Content includes density, surface...
7 mins 7th - 12th Science CCSS: Adaptable
The Water CycleLesson Planet: Curated OER
Young scientists get their feet wet as they learn about the water cycle in this series of activities. Whether they are observing how evaporation causes puddles to dry up, or how plants put water into the atmosphere through transpiration,...
4th - 6th Science CCSS: Adaptable
How Much Water is Available in the Atmosphere for Precipitation?Lesson Planet: Curated OER
Young scholars explore the relationship between the amount of water in the atmosphere available for precipitation and the actual precipitation observed by satellite. They examine seasonal changes in precipitation. They practice using...
7th - 12th Social Studies & History