## Choosing a College Roommate: How Multi-Criteria Decision Modeling Can Help

MIT Blossoms
Updated:
2017
• Math
• High School
This lesson is designed to introduce Multi-Criteria Decision Making (MCDM) methodology. Students can apply MCDM to a wide range of real-world...

## Chemotherapy Resistance: The Fault in Our Cells

MIT Blossoms
Updated:
2017
• Science
• High School
Cells in tumors mutate very quickly as they grow and divide, creating a tumor with multiple populations of different cells. In this 50-minute lesson...

## The Friendship Paradox: Why We Can’t All Be Popular

MIT Blossoms
Updated:
2017
• Math
• High School
This lesson explains the Friendship Paradox—including the intuition behind the result, how we use graphs to formalize the paradox, and a proof of the...

## Elasticity: Studying How Solids Change Shape and Size

MIT Blossoms
Updated:
2017
• Science
• High School
This lesson’s primary focus is to introduce high school students to the concept of Elasticity, which is one of the fundamental concepts in the...

## Amount of Substance and Its Unit, Mole: Connecting the Invisible Micro World to the Observable Macro World

MIT Blossoms
Updated:
2017
• Science
• High School
This two-part lesson examines the concepts of “amount of substance” and its unit, “mole”, which are fundamental core concepts in Chemistry. It is...

## Recognizing Forces: Does the Floor Know when You Put on Weight?

MIT Blossoms
Updated:
2017
• Science
• High School
This beginning Physics lesson introduces students to forces and free body diagrams (i.e. force diagrams). Rather than modeling forces in abstract...

## An Introduction to the Physics of Sailing

MIT Blossoms
Updated:
2017
• Science
• High School
The goal of this lesson is to explain how sailboats work by exploring basic physics principles. At the end of this lesson, students will be able to...

MIT Blossoms
Updated:
2019
• Science
• High School
This lesson focuses on two elements: understanding Newton’s laws of motion, and how to use Newton’s laws to create force diagrams. This lesson also...

MIT Blossoms
Updated:
2019