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...
Science of Golf: Golf Course Agronomy
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, MS, HS
Standards aligned
All golf courses have one thing in common - their playing surface is turfgrass. Golf course superintendents use the practice of agronomy to maintain...
Create and Analyze a Sediment Core
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
Mud. It may not seem terribly exciting, and most of us even go out of our way to avoid it. But mud is actually fascinating stuff. Why? Well, for one...
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...
Tastes of the Game
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
Common Core
TOPIC: Food culture CORE QUESTION: What is the food culture surrounding your favorite sport or team? MISSION: Design a new food item to be part of...
Chronicles of Courage: Pearl Harbor
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
Common Core
On December 7, 1941, the Empire of Japan launches a surprise attack on the U.S. military stationed at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. Stuart Hedley is a sailor...
(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.