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Nanotechnology Grant Proposal Writing
10th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Please, sir, can I have a few thousand dollars for my research? The last installment in a six-part lesson has the pupils develop a grant proposal. Class members apply their knowledge of skin cancer, ultraviolet radiation, human skin, and...
The Hidden Worlds within Natural History Museams
4 mins 5th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Behind the closed doors of natural history museums lies a hidden world of scientific research and discovery that goes unseen for visitors. Follow along as this short video explores different scientific mysteries that have been solved...
Glenbrook South High School Science Scoring Rubric: Student Laboratory Reports
9th - 12th
Here is an unexpected, but practical resource. It is not a worksheet, but rather an outline of what a science laboratory participant should include in a report. Especially valuable is a grading rubric that spells out what is expected for...
Your Environment, Your Health: Runoff, Impervious Surfaces, and Smart Development
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Can a sidewalk increase the amount of pollution in local streams? Scholars learn the answer to this question though research and experimentation in the fifth unit in the six-part series. Pupils study runoff, impervious surfaces, and the...
Counting Fidgets: Teaching the Complexity of Naturalistic Observation
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Why do psychologists conduct experiments in controlled laboratory settings? High schoolers gain an understanding of the importance of controls with an activity that involves naturalistic observations with no imposed controls.
Do Microorganisms Live in Antarctica?
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Can microorganisms live in the dry, cold climate of Antarctica? Young scientists view a research project measuring microorganisms in the Taylor Glacier. They record the findings from dirty ice, clean ice, boots, sediment, and more. Then...
How Thomas Edison Changed The World
4 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Take a field trip to the laboratory of the famous Thomas Edison. An engaging video lesson explores the contributions of Edison to the scientific community. The narrator explains how his love of chemistry led to discoveries that changed...