Effective Formative Assessment is one of the hallmarks of excellent teaching. The most skilled teachers do it constantly, making it look effortless. But consistent and effective formative assessment does not happen on its own. Stick this resource
Calculating the density of an object through measurement is one of the most basic laboratory skills. Still many students are challenged with this activity because it requires multiple steps and multiple approaches for different materials. Use
I created this poem to help my middle school students learn the chemical equation for photosynthesis. Students love to chant or sing the poem and I found the strategy had a BIG impact on mastery of the concept.
This item includes one large poem
Ecosystems Word Wall provides bold key words and colorful images to help students keep track of vocabulary for this important foundation concept. Words listed include...
This worksheet guides students through a simple activity to practice using litmus indicator to identify liquids as acidic or basic (alkaline). It begins with an introduction to pH (including a pH scale) and indicators, and then guides students to
These cards turn a dull review period into an exciting kinesthetic activity. The EM cards review key characteristics of the different types of electromagnetic energy. Set includes four cards for each: 1 title card, 2 fact cards, and 1 picture