Whether it is the melting of earth’s polar ice, the prevalence of rapidly intensifying monster hurricanes, or the linking of global warming with mankind’s use of fossil fuels, the topic of climate change has become dominant in today’s news cycle. As teachers, it is important to use credible sources
This zip file contains many different activities (60 pages of student handouts and 1 PowerPoint with a total of 72 slides) which can be used to compose a unit for AP Biology or advanced Biology students involving aspects of feeding relationships, material cycling and successions. Some topics address
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What do pumpkins, pencils, and ping pong balls have in common? They all float in water. We can determine if matter sinks or floats by measuring the mass and volume of a substance.
Matter is anything that has mass and takes up space. There are three sta
This a curriculum tour that includes information and detailed previews about a full year NGSS Science curriculum that's available on TpT. Included is the 5th grade Science NGSS standards covered in each unit, the previews of the fill-in notes, work bundles, interactive PowerPoints, PowerPoint review
Variation in a population is the raw material on which natural selection works. How do scientists measure and quantify variation in traits? We use garden snails as a model organism in order to describe and measure several different traits. Groups are given a small population of snails and must devis