Science and Engineering Practices Lesson Plan Templates in Elementary (Grades 3-5) Science

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The Aeronauts Lesson for Upper Elementary: Hot Air Balloon Engineering Design Challenge
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Elementary (Grades 3-5)
NGSS
Check out The Aeronauts lesson for upper elementary for a fun way to engage your students in learning. Overview: Engineering Design Challenge Using...
Carbon Dioxide, Temperature, and Human Impact
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5, MS
Standards aligned
This lesson on carbon dioxide, temperature, and human impact was developed by Hanna Nielsen at the Coastal Ecosystems Institute, and it centers on a...
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...
Dreamvention Challenge Contest / Teach Inventions the Fun Way
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5, MS
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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...
Summer of Mars
Young Minds Inspired 
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2017
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Elementary (Grades 3-5)
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Use these NASA-approved STEM lesson plans to ready your students for their expedition to Mars--supporting deeper-level thinking skills and...
(Unit) 5th Grade What does an energy engineer do? By: P. Janicek
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Elementary (Grades 3-5)
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A week long cross-curricular unit that teaches the purpose of insulation materials as they relate to heat transfer, the basic attributes of common...
(Unit) Animals and Engineering- Intermediate Grades By: Mrs. Wheater
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Elementary (Grades 3-5)
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Students examine how scientists use their knowledge of animals to create new products. They take an introductory look at biomimicry, classification...
(Lesson) Chain Reaction Contraption- Intermediate- By: Mrs. Wheater
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Elementary (Grades 3-5)
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The purpose of this lesson is to give students the opportunity to use divergent and inventive thinking while practicing the engineering design...
(Unit Plan Outline) The Health of Water and the Impact on Habitat- by Steve Byers
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Elementary (Grades 3-5)
Alaska DOE
In this unit plan outline, students will discuss the importance of healthy water habitats. Students will be able to define and understand the four...
(Performance Task) 3rd grade lesson Flying Cupid -author unknown
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Elementary (Grades 3-5)
NGSS
Students create a flying cupid using the engineering process. Students explore the word engineer and the purpose of design.