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  • Science
  • MS, HS
This activity helps students visualize and model a commonly published diagram of global carbon pools and fluxes. Students create a scaled 3-D visual...
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  • Science
  • Middle School
NGSS
Students form a basic understanding of Architectural Engineering and use the engineering process to build a tower for different variables.
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  • Science
  • 3-5, MS
NGSS
Based on a model from code.org students will translate an image into actionable instructions. Students will connect this activity to the engineering...
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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...
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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...
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  • Science
  • Middle School
The Engineeing Design Challenge The students will work collaboratively to design and build a roller coaster prototype. The students will create a...
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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...
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  • Science
  • 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...
Kilauea Volcano: Be a Volcanologist
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  • Science
  • Middle School
Standards aligned
Public attention was captured in early May of 2018, when the Hawaiian volcano Kīlauea erupted with rivers of lava that flowed through the Leilani...
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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...