This INTERESTING and FUN NGSS middle school activity challenges students as park rangers to create solutions to various real problems facing Yellowstone's ecosystem and teaches them the importance of maintaining BIODIVERSITY. This ready-to-go three to four day lesson plan addresses the Next Generati
UPDATE: August 2017There is a NEW document included: "Vanishing of the Bees Resources". The topic of neonics and their impact on the world's bee populations is an ongoing scientific endeavor and new data is emerging. I will update this document as the data is released and new articles are published.
Celebrate Earth Day or any day with this project-based assessment inquiry activity. Your students will use the provided links to research one of the five major environmental problems our planet is facing. Working independently or collaboratively, students will use their findings to come up with a so
Children enjoy learning about animals. They love reading about, watching them, and acquiring knowledge about their habits: what they eat, where they live, their size, their babies and their survival strategies. Add an animal’s conservation status, and children become intrigued with humanity’s rol