Life Science Lesson Plans in Middle School Science

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Test the Finger Wrinkle Hypothesis - Biology Lesson
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What causes your fingers to wrinkle in the tub? Do fingers wrinkles help you grip wet objects? After learning about the nervous system response that...
Light in the Deep Sea
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
Why are so many deep sea organisms red? Students explore one camouflage strategy of deep sea animals through an in-depth examination of light...
Science Standards and Curriculum for the Gifted and Talented - Grade 7
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Middle School
While a Common Core Standards and Curriculum exists for all students in the Seventh Grade, no similar standard exists to aid students whose...
Coastal Peru: The Amazing Biodiversity of a Coastal Ecosystem
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • 3-5, MS
Want to more learn more about the amazing biodiversity of a coastal ecosystem? Join fisheries scientist Matias Caillaux from The Nature Conservancy...
Is all variation useful for survival?
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  • Biological Evolution
  • Middle School
A comparison of inherited and environmental variation; students have to sort a number of variations into inherited and environmental. They then need...
Classification
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2016
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  • Biological Evolution
  • Middle School
A series of flipcharts to teach classification; from basic life processes to the way that organisms are named officially
Adaptations to Arid Habitats
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2016
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Students will learn about how different animals and plants are adapted to surviving in arid habitats. Students will develop practical planning and...
Carnival of the Animals - Fossils
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
In this lesson, students will discover what a fossil is and how it can be portrayed by music.
Animal Eve: Were Sponges the First Animal?
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
In this lesson students make a guess as to what was the first animal. Through questioning, evidence gathering, discussion, and observing video from...
A Paleontologist Searches for Bilateral Ancestors
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
Students will watch the http://shapeoflife.org scientist video about Whitey Hagedorn and the first 5 minutes of the phylum video about flatworms,...