This lab will show students how the large intestine absorbs water for the body. In an unforgettable experience, students will create "feces" by pushing water, crackers, and orange juice through a tube sock. They will always remember "The Grossest
This project is a great addition to any weather unit. Depending on how much class time you have to devote to this project, it could take up to six weeks. You can shorten it by having students work on parts of the project for homework. Students
What better way to teach physics concepts than by allowing students the opportunity to design, build, and test their own cars? Using some simple materials, students will create mousetrap cars that they will then use over the period of the project
Physics, General Science, Physical Science
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th
Projects, Thematic Unit Plans, Cooperative Learning
In this project, students will research a system of the body, write a research paper and create a 3D model of the system. Project included grading rubrics, note-taking guides, and paper-writing guides.
This engaging and high-interest project allows students to create a board game using their Cells and Genetics knowledge. A perfect addition to any Cells and Genetics unit, students will not only create a board game depicting the parts of a cell,
Student rotate through three stations to see chemical changes first hand. They will see the formation of heat, the formation of a gas, the formation of a precipitate and color change. Student lab worksheet included.
This hands-on, interactive unit engages students in chemistry through labs, activities and projects. This unit offers 11 labs/activities, 2 projects, and a unit test. Labs include student lab sheets and projects include rubrics.
This project will get students engaged in chemistry by allowing them to use their creative side to create a superhero identity and make a costume to walk the runway in a superhero fashion show! Students will also write a research paper over their