A tortoise, student, Usain Bolt, and car running away from a lava flow

Credit: W Flemming

Science Friday
Updated: 
2018
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Standards aligned
Let’s imagine that you, a self-driving car, Bertie the World’s Fastest Tortoise, and Usain Bolt are all hanging out in the same town listening to...
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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...
A-Frame Shelter

Gica Tam

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Standards aligned
Hurricanes, flash floods, superstorms. Climate change is bringing more extreme weather, and the results can be catastrophic to our communities. As...
Aquifer Recharge

Ariel Zych

Science Friday
Updated: 
2019
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  • Science
  • MS, HS
NGSS
Why do events like the Gold King Mine spill influence so many individuals, in so many ways? How does water travel above and below ground, and how can...
ROV arms are highly specialized devices.

Deepwater Canyons 2013 -Pathways to the Abyss, NOAA-OER/BOEM/USGS via NOAA Photo Library

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  • Science
  • 3-5, MS, HS
NGSS
ROVs are amazing and versatile machines. Remote Operated Vehicles provide a window into a world that is impossible for humans to explore without...
Charles R. Knight Triceratops paleoart circa 1901.

Charles R. Knight Triceratops paleoart circa 1901. Wikimedia Commons

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NGSS
While it’s impossible for any scientists or artist to say that their understanding or recreation of a dinosaur is 100% accurate, science gets closer...
Ashoka
Updated: 
2019
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5, MS
Maryland DOE
What does it mean to be a changemaker? Young people will reflect on the skills and attributes needed to be a changemaker and hear inspirational...
Student at a computer
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
In this lesson, students will learn to identify credible online sources and make an interactive research document in Google docs with basic coding...
Students at a computer
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
Getting started is easy. Go to the Applied Digital Skills website and sign up to set up your first class. Check out this guide with step-by-step...
Students at a computer
Resource
  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
Getting started is easy. Go to the Applied Digital Skills website and sign up to set up your first class. Check out this guide with step-by-step...