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Simple Machines, Ben Franklin and the Technology of the 1700sLesson Planet
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Benjamin Franklin was an inventor, and he was fascinated by the mechanics of machinery. Using a fun exploration, pupils examine simple machines from the pre-Industrial era. Then, they must identify and build their own using common objects.
Science and the EnvironmentLesson Planet
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Why is it important to study environmental science? An informative PowerPoint explains what environmental science is, the history of the environment including effects of the Agricultural and Industrial Revolutions, and the impacts people...
Industrial Processes of Polymers: How Toys Are MadeLesson Planet
5th - 8th
Students explore the industrial engineering process used to make everyday materials. In this chemistry and environmental lesson plan, students learn about how different materials are made and learn about different types of polymers used...
Cause and Effect of Water PollutionLesson Planet
5th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
Your students will become aware of and be able to list the major types and sources of water pollution. Being able to recognize that the household, agriculture, and industry sectors of society contribute to water pollution, is the main...
Introducing Ecosystem ServicesLesson Planet
7th - 9th CCSS: Adaptable
Ecosystems provide many things humans not only use but also need in order to survive. The last lesson in the series of seven introduces scholars to the idea of ecosystem services, that ecosystems provide humans with many things we need....
Mapping Greenhouse Gas Emissions Where You LiveLesson Planet
5th - 10th
After investigating the US Environmental Protection Agency's climate change website, your environmental studies students discuss greenhouse gas emissions. They use an online interactive tool to look at data from power production...
Fuels - The Good, the Bad, and the UglyLesson Planet
7th - 12th
Science pupils choose from twelve questions about five different types of fuel: hydrogen, ethanol, crude oil, natural gas, and coal. They construct a table to compare them and then determine which is the best fuel. Your physical science...
Why Biodiversity Is Good For The EconomyLesson Planet
3 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Variety is the spice of life! Biodiversity is important for the health of ecosystemsand also the health of industries like timber and agriculture. Junior conservationists learn the link between biodiversity and profitability in a short,...
Google Sites for State ResearchLesson Planet
4th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
State reports take on a whole new look as class members learn to use Google Docs and Google Sites to post their research into the history, the geography, climate, agriculture, and industry of a state. Kids create a Google Site, use...