Science and Engineering Practices Lesson Plan Templates 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...
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...
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...
Photosynthesis Engineering Performance Task - Carbon Sequestration
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • 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...
“Invention Education” lesson series where students are the inventors
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
These 20 project-based lessons explore inventions saving endangered species, finding renewable energy sources and more. STEM and humanities teachers...
What's in your Backyard?- By Kathy Port (performance task and lesson)
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Middle School
Alaska DOE
In this project, students will investigate the biodiversity within their schoolyard or other local environment in order to identify the natural and...
Unit: Introducing Engineering Through Careers -MS- By: Jessica Erwin, Sam Schlobohm, and Corby Weyhmiller
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • 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...
(Lesson) Use Maps to Locate Coastal Resources- MS-BY: Christine Cook
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Middle School
Alaska DOE
Students learn about local culture and stories while identifying and locating costal resources.
LEGO Education MINDSTORMS - Roller Coaster Design Project
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Middle School
The Engineeing Design Challenge The students will work collaboratively to design and build a roller coaster prototype. The students will create a...
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...