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Word Roots and Scientific Method - The Science of Biology
9th - 12th
During the first week of your biology course, you may want to familiarize learners with Greek and Latin root words to strengthen their scientific vocabulary. You can also give them definitions of science and biology. Introduce the five...
Inertial Mass, Weight, and Newton's Second Law of Motion
9th - 12th
The stage is set for you to guide future physicists through three forceful activities about motion. In the first, learners experiment with rolling carts to discover how objects interact. In the second, they inspect images of an object in...
Refining the Why? Turning Student Questions into Research
6th - 9th
Middle schoolers have years of experience when it comes to how their bodies work. Surely they have some questions as well. Here is an opportunity for them to practice the scientific method in an attempt to answer some of those questions....
Now You See It! Now You Don’t: The Purpose and Benefit of Camouflage in the Insect World
Sixth graders investigate why insects camouflage with their environment. In this biology lesson, 6th graders simulate how animals blend in using colored tongue depressors. They explain why this is important for an animal's survival.
Analysis of Grooming Behavior in Drosophila melanogaster
10th - 12th
Students engage in a lab that focuses on animal behavior in an open ended inquiry based laboratory experience. They build an ethogram, display a transition matrix and analyze a Markov Chain. They remove wings from the drosophila and...