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This is a packet distributed on the first day of class. As the students master each topic, they record it on tis roadmap. It's a handy tool to gauge progress and provide material for review. Each item was taken directly from the state standards.
Keywords: progress, standards
This exercise has the student conducting wet/dry bulb thermometer tests to record relative humidity in several different areas around the school.
Keywords: relative humidity, activity
Today more than ever, teachers and other educators are looked upon to help shape not only good students but also good citizens. Teaching kids the skills necessary for caring for animals is a process that not only helps them become more responsible but to have compassion for other living things in turn. Most children want to keep a pet but do not know what specifically is involved in caring for them. These useful hints contained in this lesson will help students to determine if they have the …
Keywords: pets care animals
Activities to integrate STEM into grades 6-8.
Keywords: Biology Olympiad
Keywords: CLASS CLIPS
Gather students in a circle on the floor. Every student removes one shoe. Teacher: I am going to sort the shoes into two piles. After I have made 2 groups you are going to try and guess how I sorted my piles. Next let student volunteers make a sort and the other students guess or predict how the sort was completed. Some sorting ideas are right shoe, left shoe, laces, no laces, high top, low top, colors, numbers, etc. The kids will amaze you with ideas. Extensions of the idea. Let every …
Using knowledge of various qualitative indentification processes, students will identify 12 unknown substrances based upon data provided. This is not a LAB but could be done at the end of a unit or as group work to check understanding.
Keywords: qualitative, color, solubility, net ionic