Students select a planet and make a Travel Brochure to entice the public to travel there! Brochure may be a tri-fold hard-copy or a PowerPoint. This activity is a culminating one for the unit on planets of the solar system. Even tho Pluto is no longer considered a true planet, I did let students select Pluto as well.
Keywords: Planet, Planets, Project, PowerPoint, Creative
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This is an activity where students create a comic book where they depict the cycle of Mitosis.
Keywords: Life Science, Cells, Middle School, Mitosis
A crime has been committed in the school auditorium. The police have already roped off the scene and evidence has been marked by the lead forensic scientist. It is your job to create a scale drawing of the scene without disturbing the evidence. For this activity, each student will produce a drawing, but will be working in pairs to take measurements.
Keywords: forensic science measurement scale drawings
http://teacherweb.com/WQ/HighSchool/ChemicalReactions/h2.aspx As the WEMAKEIT Design Company Safety Team, you will be training all new design engineers. These engineers need to understand how to predict the products each of the five chemical reactions they will be using to design new materials for our clients.
Keywords: Chemistry webquest
In this activity students research type of chemical reactions and make a training video for their engineering trainees.
Keywords: Chemistry Technology Powerpoint
This lab includes all parts of the Scientific Process. Students work in groups to record data and process information and come to logical conclusions about the scientific process.
Keywords: reaction time, lab, scientific method
The following link will take you to a webquest I created which will help students better understand biomes while researching and browsing the internet. http://www.troy.k12.oh.us/~tjh/Teams/7-2/Luciano/bioime_webquest/index.htm
Keywords: biomes, science, webquest, 7th grade
Huntsville City Schools web resource to help students review and prep for the Alabama High School Graduation Exam (AHSGE) and/or other tests. It is interactive with student/teacher responses.
Keywords: Objective Testing and Review Resource
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