This is a hands-on project that uses George Orwell's novel, Animal Farm, as the touchstone text. Students work in groups to construct a functioning windmill that can generate electricity. Each student has a role based on the characters in the book.
Students use the concepts they learn during an Evolution unit to detail and depict how a species of bird might change when isolated in a new environment. Changes happen over 1,000,000 years and students end with a visual representation of how their
This handout uses the National Hurricane Center's interactive storm surge map to guide students through questions that convey the true impact of the most devastating component of a hurricane: storm surge.
This project integrates Lord of the Flies into a science project that simulates students crash landing in different ecosystems. Students are provided a GPS coordinate and tasked with detailing their ecosystem. The visual component of this project is
Students must develop a "pitch" to gain investors for a mission to find alien life in our solar system. Multiple components to this project are compiled to make a culminating project that hits all of the 6th grade space standards and allows students
This project provides multiple options for students to demonstrate their understanding of weather concepts in 7th grade science. Students select as many assignments from the list as they need to total 100 points. Options vary from hands-on to
This project contains components for all subject areas to extract the themes of The Rule of Three and align them with 8th grade core subject material. Agents of Disease in Science, development of government and types of government in Social Studies,