Science and Engineering Practices Lesson Plan Templates in Middle School Science

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The Aeronauts Lesson for Middle School: Hot Air Balloon Engineering Design Challenge
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Middle School
NGSS
Overview: Engineering Design Challenge Using only the materials provided, student teams will design and create a hot air balloon that will lift off...
I am a Changemaker!
Ashoka 
Updated: 
2020
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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...
Science of Innovation: Self-Driving Cars
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • 3-5, MS, HS
Standards aligned
At Google headquarters in Mountain View, California, computer scientist Sebastian Thrun and his team of software engineers are creating a fleet of...
Design Thinking - A Project-Based Learning Approach
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • 3-5, MS, HS
With this project-based learning activity, your students can work together to create real solutions to real problems in their world! This organized...
CRAP Test for Reliable/Credible Sources
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Middle School
This is a form to fill out about a source students want to use for research. It goes through the source's credibility, reliability, accuracy, and...
Habits of Mind of A Scientist
forandj
Updated: 
2019
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Middle School
This PowerPoint explains the Habits of Mind of a Scientist: including observation, skepticism, creativity, logic, and objectivity. It is a good...
Dreamvention Challenge Contest / Teach Inventions the Fun Way
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5, MS
Standards aligned
Open to students in grades 2-10 (but not to students under age 7), the Dreamvention Challenge Contest encourages students to think outside the box...
Carbon Dioxide, Temperature, and Human Impact
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5, MS
Standards aligned
This lesson on carbon dioxide, temperature, and human impact was developed by Hanna Nielsen at the Coastal Ecosystems Institute, and it centers on a...
(Performance Task) Architectural Engineering for Middle School By: Lara Allen
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Middle School
NGSS
Students form a basic understanding of Architectural Engineering and use the engineering process to build a tower for different variables.
(Unit) Alternative Energy for Local Communities: By Keane Richards and Ellen Hannan
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Middle School
Standards aligned
This is a 2-3 week unit with the focus of Explore Alternative and Renewable Energy for Local Communities with Career Connections.