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How One Scientist Averted a National Health Crisis
6 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Between 1957 and 1962, thousands of infants born in Canada, Great Britain, and Germany had serious deformities due to thalidomide, a drug marketed to pregnant women as a mild sleeping aid and to relieve pregnancy nausea. However, the...
Personal Trainers: Working with Slope
8th - 10th CCSS: Designed
Walking a line even personal athletic trainers use slope. The activity has pairs compare two graphed lines. The pupils use their comparisons to determine the rates of change for the lines, while the worksheet asks questions to determine...
Don't Mess with Mercury (Lesson B)
6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
At one point, people thought mercury was therapeutic for humans, but now we know it is highly toxic. The second of three activities covering mercury focuses on its health hazards if humans are exposed. Pairs research and answer questions...
Career Readiness Skills in the Middle School Classroom
6th - 8th
Encourage middle schoolers to develop skills that will help them in high school—and in their future careers. A collection of lesson plans and classroom resources guide adolescents through the skills they will need to prepare for their future careers in an ever-changing job climate, including interviewing skills, completing job applications, and career education.