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...
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...
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...
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.
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...
Discovering Plate Boundaries
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Middle School
Students watch a video clip on how mountains are formed by convergent plate boundaries. They then brainstorm the different landforms that are created...
NASA eClips: Secondary Design Packet
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS, PD
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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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
Students will learn Newton's First Law of Motion through a fun experiment
Hack A Solar Circuit
Science Friday 
Updated: 
2020
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Middle School
NGSS
Capitalizing on solar energy could be a good alternative to using non-renewable resources for generating electricity for many reasons: Sunlight is...