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31 resources with the keyterm calcium

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Nervous Systems

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Explore the nervous system's workings by first looking at the brain and its two hemispheres. Using the example of a split-brain surgery done for epilepsy, the function of language and vision is shown with an interactive component. Paul...
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Eating a Balanced Diet

For Teachers 4th - 6th
A perky presentation provides an overview of what comprises a balanced diet. Viewers discover why water is vital to our health, what the macro-nutrients are and what they provide, and how calcium is important to bones and teeth. The...
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Sippin' on Smoothies

For Teachers 1st - 5th
Why is calcium good for the body? Where is it stored? Young chefs discover the importance of calcium and review a list of foods that are rich in the material. They then make delicious smoothies high in calcium! Teaching kids how to make...
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Chemical Equations

For Teachers 10th - 11th
In this chemistry worksheet, students complete the word equation and write the complete, balanced formula equation below the word equation for each. Then they complete and balance the formula equation for each.
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Soil Fertility

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Fertility in soil is the topic of this presentation. Future farmers will be able to define fertilizer, list ten essential soil elements, and describe the roles of both primary and secondary nutrients in plant production. Although there...
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Formula Calculation

For Teachers 10th - 11th
For this chemistry worksheet, students determine the formulas of compounds with the indicated compositions. There are six compositions to solve on the sheet.
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What's on the Label?

For Teachers K
Students explain the role calcium plays in the body. For this health science lesson, students compare the calcium content in different foods. They perform a taste test on different types of milk and rank them according to fat content.
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Skeletal System (Continued)

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Students examine human bones. In this skeletal system lesson, students review the functions and locations of bones in the human body. Students work in groups to complete an activity where they discover why bones are hollow and discuss...
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Ocean Water

For Students 7th - 9th
In this ocean water worksheet, students use 6 given terms related to ocean water, early Earth and ocean components to complete the sentences. They also answer 4 questions about seawater, the effects of volcanoes on oceans and ocean life.
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Chemistry Chapter 11

For Teachers 10th - 11th
In this chemistry worksheet, young scholars name the forces that need to be overcome to reduce samples to individual atoms, such as the diamond. Then they determine which substances exhibit dipole forces. Students also complete a Phase...
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Balancing Act

For Students 10th - 11th
In this chemistry worksheet, students determine the number of atoms in each element and select one that is not equal on both sides of the equation. Then they add a coefficient in front of the formula with that element and adjust their...
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PICTURE PERFECT PYRAMID

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Young scholars create a model of the USDA's Food Pyramid Guide, using shoe boxes. They bring an assortment of shoe boxes from home. Students are given a copy of the "Food Guide Pyramid." They wrap boxes for the bread group in white, the...
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Take Calcium and Vitamin D

For Teachers Higher Ed
Students explain the roles of calcium and vitamin D in our bodies. They determine the recommended intakes of calcium and vitamin D. Students then identify good sources of calcium and vitamin D. They plan a calcium and vitamin D rich...
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Minerals

For Teachers 6th - 10th
Young scholars compare the two main groups of minerals. In this nutritional lesson, students learn which foods contain the best source of minerals needed to maintain good health. They study the minerals that are required to be on the...
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Exercise Your Options for Stronger Bones

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students investigate ways to improve their bone strength. In this bone strength lesson, students explore the link between exercise and bone growth. Students study the effects of proper nutrition and exercise.
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Calcium Counts

For Teachers K - 5th
Students explore calcium rich foods. In this science activity, students discuss foods that are rich in calcium and why calcium is important to their diets. Students complete a worksheet about calcium.
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Building Strong Bones and Teeth

For Teachers K
Students compare an infant sized sleeper to their current size, discussing their growth and the importance of calcium to building strong bones. Students read, "What's for Lunch?" and review the function of calcium in the body. Students...
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Vitamins and Minerals

For Teachers 9th - Higher Ed
In this vitamins and minerals worksheet, students review how these are measured and determine what minerals the body needs. Students determine how different vitamins help the body to function properly. This worksheet has 22 short answer...
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From Cows To Cartons a Look At Milk

For Students 3rd - 6th
In this dairy industry worksheet, students complete 5 multiple choice and 10 true or false questions based on reading about cows, milk and the dairy industry.
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Compound Exercise

For Students 10th - 11th
In this chemistry activity, students name each of the listed compounds on the sheet. Then they compare each of the compounds to those of the periodic table.
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Multiple Choice Biology Word Search Puzzle

For Students 8th - 10th
In this biology worksheet, learners define, review, study and discuss ten key terms associated with biology. Students circle each term in a word search puzzle.
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The EggSperiment

For Students 3rd - 4th
In this health worksheet, students complete an experiment using egg shells. They identify and compare egg shells to their own teeth noticing the similarities of the two. Students identify and describe why acids on the teeth create...
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Health: The Skeleton with a Message

For Teachers K - 5th
Students identify human muscles and bones from a cardboard skeleton, named "Mr. Skelly." Using dialog balloons as props, the teacher holds up advice from Mr. Skelly, such as noting he drinks milk to keep his bones strong. The lesson...
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Health: Basic Minerals

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Students examine minerals as food nutrients and discover their importance as food sources in the diet. Among the learning options are completing worksheets, creating recipes, making billboards, and actually preparing some recipes rich...
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Edible Slime - the Polymer You Can Eat!

For Teachers 1st - 8th
Pupils identify that nature polymers like alginate from seaweed and that sodium alginate plus ions creates a slime that they can actually eat. They also identify and interpret that when sodium alginate and calcium acetate when water is...
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Science: About Your Body

For Teachers 1st
First graders examine body systems and demonstrate their competency in a quiz game show. Lessons cover the brain, heart, lungs, digestive system, muscles, and bones. Students , in teams, answer teacher-created questions in the game.
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Get Your Calcium-Rich Foods

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders explore foods in the dairy group. In this dairy food lesson, 6th graders examine the nutritional value of dairy foods and determine the proper number of dairy servings per day. Students also evaluate numerous food labels of...
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Bone Up On This

For Students 4th
In this calcium worksheet, 4th graders experiment the effect of calcium on the bones. Students follow the given procedure and write the results and conclusions to the experiment.
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Group 2: Calcium and Magnesium

For Students 9th - 12th
In this elements worksheet, students determine where magnesium and calcium come from, how they are used in compounds, and the health benefits of both. This worksheet has 7 short answer questions.
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Chemistry Equations

For Students 10th - 12th
For this chemistry worksheet, students balance the list of equations given using their knowledge of the Periodic table. There are 27 equations to solve on the sheet.
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Memorization Tips: Elements/Symbols

For Students 10th - 11th
For this chemistry worksheet, students identify ways to memorize the elements and symbols of the periodic table for chemistry. They identify phrases that use each element in a unique way.