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Cereal Bowl Science and Other Investigations with the Newspaper
K - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
What do cereal, fog, and space shuttles have to do with newspapers? A collection of science investigations encourage critical thinking using connections to the various parts of the newspaper. Activities range from building origami seed...
Meet a Naturalist: Researching, Writing, Interviewing
2nd - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
Young scholars reach out into the community and learn about different environmental science careers in this inquiry-based instructional activity. Beginning with a short research assignment, children gain background knowledge about...
Researching to Deepen Understanding: Research Framework
8th CCSS: Designed
The middle schoolers in your class have lots of experience typing questions into search engines. Take their questions to the next level with a unit focused on inquiry-based research. As pupils choose the topic for inquiry, gather...
Bermuda: Search for Deep Water Caves 2009: Out of Darkness
9th - 12th
Students analyze the three models on the origin of troglobitic fauna. In this life science lesson, students also consider how the Zonation model explains the fauna's origin. They also use the Internet to research solutional and volcanic...
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...
Literacy in Science/Technical Subjects: 9-10th Grade ELA Common Core
9th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
Reading and interpreting scientific texts successfully requires more than science knowledge. The Common Core Standards for literacy in science/technical subjects revolve around helping students understand scientific texts, symbols, and procedures by cultivating close reading and interpretive skills.