Science and Engineering Practices Project Based Learnings in Middle School Science

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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...
The Human Impact of America's Trash on EcoSystems
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NGSS
As human populations and per-capita consumption of natural resources increase, so do the negative impacts on Earth unless the activities and...
Photosynthesis Engineering Performance Task - Carbon Sequestration
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  • Science
  • Middle School
NGSS
This is a rigorous and engaging engineering performance task for a unit on photosynthesis . The storyline for the unit: You are a group of soil...
Unit: Introducing Engineering Through Careers -MS- By: Jessica Erwin, Sam Schlobohm, and Corby Weyhmiller
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  • Science
  • Middle School
NGSS
The purpose of this unit is to expose our middle school students to the process of engineering and connecting what they learn to viable career...
Rubber Band Rocketry and SpaceX's BFR
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  • Science
  • 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...
NASA eClips: Secondary Design Packet
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This NASA eClips Design Packet uses the Engineering Design Process to guide students from questions to solutions. Use these design packets to...
Egg Drop
Tiffany Norton
Updated: 
2018
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Students will learn Newton's First Law of Motion through a fun experiment
PBL- Renewable Energy Resource
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  • Science
  • Middle School
New York DOE
This project based learning lesson plan has students become familiar with energy resources, explore the importance of conserving energy, and become...
Problem Based Learning vs. Project Based Learning
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Middle School
This is a professional development lesson that focuses on PBLs. Problem and Project based learning is defined and examples are provided to...
DNA, Genetics and Heredity
Parul Rana
Updated: 
2019
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  • Science
  • Middle School
This unit plan will introduce students to the genetic code-DNA, it's structure and the processes associated with it, such as DNA replication and...