Science and Engineering Practices Project Based Learnings in Elementary (Grades 3-5) Science

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Layers of the Atmosphere for Upper Elementary
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  • Science
  • Elementary (Grades 3-5)
NGSS
Overview: Students will engage with information from books and other reliable media to learn about the layers of the Earth's atmosphere. Learning...
(Unit Plan)- Simple Machines Catapults- intermediate grades-By: Patricia Janicek
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Standards aligned
Students will act as scientists working through the engineering design process to plan, build, and test a catapult using rubber bands and craft...
One Map To Rule Them ALL- by Heather Baker and Kristie Cotroneo
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This unit is used to address the key questions 1.) How do we survive in various habitats? 2.) How are things connected within a habitat? 3.) How can...
(Performance Task) PH Level Measurements- BY Alyssa Adams Howell
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Standards aligned
In this performance task, students will describe how the ph level is pertinent to the habitat of life in bodies of water. Students will take...
(Performance Task) Invertebrate Study of Coastal Stream Water-By Unknown
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Standards aligned
In this performance task, students will investigate factors that affect invertebrate life in coastal streams. Students will use LabQuest probes to...
(Performance Task) Waters Importance to a Habitat’s Healthy Life Footprint -By Byers
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Alaska DOE
In this performance task, students will use LabQuest Probes to measure the temperature and oxygen level of three different water habitats. Students...
Tangrams and Algorithms
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  • Science
  • 3-5, MS
NGSS
Based on a model from code.org students will translate an image into actionable instructions. Students will connect this activity to the engineering...
NASA eClips: Elementary Engineering Design Packet
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This NASA eClips Design Packet uses the Engineering Design Process to guide students from questions to solutions. Use these design packets to...
NASA ECLIPS: ELEMENTARY DESIGNING A SHOWER CLOCK
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  • Science
  • Elementary (Grades 3-5)
Designing a Shower Clock allows students to think and act like engineers and scientists as they follow the five steps of the Design Process to...
PBL on MILLENIAL DEVELOPMENT GOAL: Reduce Child Mortality Rates (How to clean Water)
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Elementary (Grades 3-5)
Students learn the history and importance of clean water and how to build a water filtration device over two trimesters.