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Energy Engineer

We are studying energy in its many forms and working with the transfer of energy. Our goal is to design, build, and refine a device converts one type of energy to another.

  • High School
  • Physical Science
  • High School

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Cancer and the Cell Cycle

We are reviewing for a final assessment on cellular energy and about to study the cell cycle as an introduction to genetics. I find that when students learn that cancer is a disruption to cells in G1 of the cell cycle that they may have been...

  • Biology
  • Grade 10

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Chemist

They will be studying chemistry. I thought it would be interesting for kids to meet a real chemist.

  • 5th Grade
  • Elementary

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Using math as evidence

Our class has been reviewing ratio, rate and unit rates and were given a situation to figure out "Which gas pump is ripping you off?"They watched the following video: Gas Station RipoffFirst they tried to solve by stopping the video at a ratio that...

  • math 7
  • Grade 7

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Shark Research

This group is studying population dynamics and animal behavior and how individual or group behavior affects a population.

  • Integraded Science 3
  • High School

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Scientist that works with Light and Sound Waves

We are studying Light waves and Sound waves including refraction, reflection, transparent, opaque, translucent, how light and sound moves,  I'm not even sure what job this fit but it would be a great experience for our students to have an...

  • 1st grade science
  • Grade 1

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Embracing Failure with Engineering Models of Bridges to Reach a Goal

We are studying the engineering process through bridges. We read a story and discussed what civil engineers do, and we are about to built and test models of bridges.

  • Third grade
  • Grade 3

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Inventions

My class is completing lessons on inventions and inventors. We are studying several people who have invented things and learning about their inventions. Also we are learning the process of inventing something, including coming up with the idea,...

  • Science Class
  • Grade 4

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Why zoos are good

Students have been studying using authentic sources in their writing. They have learned to form an opinion,  develop a thesis, give specific examples, cite sources and give commentary. They will be writing an opinion piece on whether zoos are...

  • 5th Grade
  • Grade 5

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Engineering and Design

Engineering and Design focused around a lego building unit

  • science 4
  • Grade 4

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