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Kesler Science Station Labs - Start-Up Guide

Kesler Science Station Labs - Start-Up Guide
Kesler Science Station Labs - Start-Up Guide
Kesler Science Station Labs - Start-Up Guide
Kesler Science Station Labs - Start-Up Guide
Kesler Science Station Labs - Start-Up Guide
Kesler Science Station Labs - Start-Up Guide
Kesler Science Station Labs - Start-Up Guide
Kesler Science Station Labs - Start-Up Guide
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Product Description

This plug and play system is designed to use the same types of science lab stations for every concept that you teach. The information and tasks can be easily interchanged based on the material that is being taught. The teacher or lab assistant simply has to exchange one unit with the next, and the stations are ready to go. It doesn't get much easier.

The 8 plug and play lab stations are set up to teach, reinforce, and challenge every student using a variety of learning styles.

Included in the file:

- Large and small station signs used for every lab

- Best practices and tips for using the Kesler Science Station Labs

- Editable Templates to Supplement Material

- ** NEW unit themed signs

There are 8 total stations for each lab (plus 2 signs for break stations).

Explore It! – This station will typically be a hands-on demo or experiment that allows the student to connect the information through application.

Illustrate It! – This station allows the student to sketch or draw out the concept that they are learning. This allows for better recall and retention of new information.

Read It! – At this station, students will find a short passage relevant to the content and have to answer 3-4 multiple choice questions about the reading.

Watch It! – Students will watch a short video at this station and answer questions relevant to their learning. This station can be set up with class computers/tablets, SMARTboard, or even a teacher's computer.

Organize It! – The students will be working with card sorts or manipulatives at this station. These are included with each of my units.

Write It! – At this station the students will be responding to 2-4 short answer prompts that will allow them to communicate their knowledge in complete sentences.

Research It! – This station will be a website that students will go to learn more information about the topic. Students will perform tasks and answer questions on their lab sheets. This station can be set up with class computers/tablets, SMARTboard, or even a teacher's computer. If no computers are available you can double up one of the other stations and replace this module. Easy.

Assess It! – The students will demonstrate their knowledge of the topic using a series of task cards with more formal questions.

View over 100 station labs for your middle school science classroom here

Terms of Use

Copyright © Chris Kesler. All rights reserved by author. This product is to be used by the original downloader only. Copying for more than one teacher, classroom, department, school, or school system is prohibited. This product may not be distributed or displayed digitally for public view. Failure to comply is a copyright infringement and a violation of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA). Clipart and elements found in this PDF are copyrighted and cannot be extracted and used outside of this file without permission or license. Intended for classroom and personal use ONLY.

Total Pages
20 pages
Answer Key
N/A
Teaching Duration
90 minutes
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