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Home Water Use Inventory
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Middle School
NGSS
SWBAT explain how human activity is affecting the water cycle. Students read an article on the Cape Town water crisis from 2018. Students then do an...
Climate Change Myths Part 1: Seasons
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  • Weather and Climate
  • Middle School
In this post, we discuss why to expect cold days in the winter and why low temperatures in one part of the world doesn't mean that global...
Climate Change Myths Part 2: Weather and climate
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Does a warm day in February or a cold day in June disprove climate change? Today's post explains the difference between weather and climate, and how...
Rubber Band Rocketry and SpaceX's BFR
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Middle School
Students read about SpaceX's new rocket, the BFR, that would be able to take humans to Mars. Students then test how elastic potential energy gets...
White Nose Syndrome is Killing Mammoth Cave’s Bats
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  • Ecology
  • Middle School
Students read an article about the bat populations in Mammoth Cave National Park and how researchers are working to understand the effects on the...
The Heated Discussion of Climate Change and Wildfires
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Students read an article about increased wildfires and climate change. Comes with an article guide to help with reading comprehension.
How did climate change affect Hurricanes Harvey and Irma?
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Students read an article on how warmer ocean temperatures give more heat energy and moisture to hurricanes and how climate change could create...
Rubber band rocketry
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Students first read an article on how SpaceX's reusable rockets could revolutionize space travel. They then conduct an investigation with straw...
The Buzz on Urbanization and Pollination
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  • Ecology
  • Middle School
As more land becomes urbanized, pollinators are losing their habitat. In an article from Science Over Everyting's, kids learn why pollinators are so...
NASA ECLIPS: (MIDDLE SCHOOL) BALLOON AERODYNAMICS CHALLENGE 1 & 2
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Middle School
Balloon Aerodynamics Challenge 1 and 2 allows students to think and act like scientists and engineers as they follow the eight steps of the Design...