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By Science Lessons That Rock
Have your students take a ride through the carbon cycle with this fun and engaging game! Students will learn how carbon moves through the carbon cycle by rolling cubes and going to different stations. Stations include: atmosphere, plants, animals,
Subjects:
Biology, Chemistry, General Science
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Laboratory, Games, Centers
$5.00
182
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In this activity, students will create a food chain and a food web with 36 given organism cards. Many students always ask, "what does a skunk eat?" or "who eats skunks?" Take the guessing out of food chains and webs! Each organism card includes both
Subjects:
Science, Biology, General Science
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th
Types:
Activities, Printables, Google Apps
$5.00
139
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Spice up your symbiosis lesson with this speed dating activity! Perfect around Valentine's day to review mutualism, commensalism, and parasitism.In this activity, students are assigned a desert organism card. On each card students will learn what
Subjects:
Science, Biology, General Science
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Activities, Printables
CCSS:
SL.8.1d, WHST.6-8.2d
$4.00
102
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Great activity on biomes that reinforces graphing skills! This climatogram worksheets includes climatograms for the following biomes: grassland, tropical rainforest, temperate forest, desert, taiga, and tundra. Students will analyze and answer
Subjects:
Graphing, Biology, Environment
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Worksheets, Printables, Google Apps
$3.00
74
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Just finished teaching the biogeochemical cycles and need a great homework or formative assessment? Included in this purchase are 5 worksheets covering the water, carbon, nitrogen, and phosphorus cycles. The last worksheet is titled "name that
Subjects:
Science, Biology, General Science
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th
Types:
Worksheets, Printables, Google Apps
$4.00
116
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In this engaging lab, students will classify objects as living, nonliving, dormant or dead. This is a great activity to do before teaching characteristics of life, and have students come up with a list on their own. You do not have to spend money on
Subjects:
Basic Principles, Biology, General Science
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Activities, Laboratory, Google Apps
$4.00
143
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This is a fool-proof lab to demonstrate photosynthesis and respiration in aquatic plants. This lab works great when teaching about the carbon cycle as well. In this lab students will learn that plants only do photosynthesis in the light and in the
Subjects:
Biology, Environment
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th
Types:
Worksheets, Laboratory, Printables
$3.00
127
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Included in this bundle is everything you need to teach the water, carbon, nitrogen, and phosphorus cycles. It includes a powerpoint, games, practice worksheets, labs, posters, and more. Click on the previews above to check out each lesson before
Subjects:
Biology, Earth Sciences, Environment
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th
Types:
Activities, Printables, Lesson
$48.50
$38.80
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By Science Lessons That Rock
This lesson is an overview of the 4 biogeochemical cycles (water, carbon, nitrogen, and phosphorus cycles). For every cycle the lesson includes a diagram of the cycle, explains why the nutrient is important, explains how it moves, and human impact.
Subjects:
Science, Biology, Environment
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th
Types:
Lectures, PowerPoint Presentations, Printables
$5.50
25
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Want a fun way to review the characteristics of life? Use these 16 task cards as a follow up to your lesson. The 8 characteristics of life students should know prior to this activity are:1. Reproduce2. Use energy3. Made of cells4. Change over time5.
Subjects:
Basic Principles, Biology, General Science
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Activities, Task Cards, Google Apps
$3.00
73
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This interactive activity is great for teaching food chains and trophic levels. In this activity, students will be playing the roles of a coyote, rabbit, or grass in an ecological community. They will learn why it is important to have the greatest
Subjects:
Biology, General Science
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Activities, Laboratory
$3.00
53
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Have you wanted to try out project based learning in your classroom? Not sure where to start? This resource will guide you through the entire PBL process and is geared towards secondary science classrooms. Included in your purchase: - Step by step
Subjects:
General Science, Physical Science, Biology
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Projects, Lesson, Activities
$12.00
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In this activity students will be given 1 of 4 scenarios. They will read the scenario, identify if it is an example of primary or secondary succession, draw what happens over time, and give an explanation using key vocabulary. Included in your
Subjects:
Graphing, Biology, Environment
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Activities, Homework, Printables
$2.50
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Tired of having your students make an invasive species "wanted poster?" Have them write an obituary instead! In this project, students will choose an invasive species to research, but also take it a step further by understanding its role in the
Subjects:
Biology, Environment, General Science
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th
Types:
Research, Activities, Printables
$3.00
66
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Exit tickets are a great way to formatively assess your students. Included in this bundle are 90 exit tickets to last you the entire year for your biology class. Units included are: scientific method, biochemistry, ecology, cells, genetics,
Subjects:
General Science, Biology
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Google Apps, Assessment, Printables
$33.00
$26.40
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By Science Lessons That Rock
Looking to do an owl pellet dissection? These lab worksheets will help your students with the process! Included are 3 versions:1. Virtual only- Students will do a virtual dissection on https://sherlockbonesmystery.com2. Middle school version-
Subjects:
Biology, Earth Sciences, General Science
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Activities, Laboratory
$3.50
58
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By Science Lessons That Rock
How big is your carbon footprint? In this lesson, students will learn what a carbon footprint is, analyze their own carbon footprints, and compare global ecological footprints. Internet access is required for these activities. Included in this
Subjects:
Science, Environment, General Science
Grades:
10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Worksheets, Internet Activities, Printables
$4.00
33
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By Science Lessons That Rock
Finished teaching logistic and exponential growth curves? Looking for a fun experiment that models population growth? This lab simulates the spread of an infectious disease through a population (your classroom). Students will have fun seeing if they
Subjects:
Science, Biology, Environment
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th
Types:
Activities, Laboratory, Simulations
$3.00
49
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By Science Lessons That Rock
Help increase science literacy by using this close reading article on biotic and abiotic factors! Students will learn about how abotic factors in the environment affect biotic organisms. Examples in the reading include:- Temperature dependent sex
Subjects:
Reading, Biology, Environment
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Worksheets, Printables, Literature Circles
CCSS:
CCRA.R.1, CCRA.R.10
$4.00
42
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By Science Lessons That Rock
Have your students take a ride through the nitrogen cycle with this fun and engaging game! Students will learn how nitrogen moves through the nitrogen cycle by rolling cubes and going to different stations. Stations include: atmosphere, plants,
Subjects:
Biology, Chemistry, General Science
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Laboratory, Games, Centers
$5.00
13
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I have 14 years of experience teaching all grades from 6-12. The majority of my teaching experience has been in high school biology and earth science.

MY TEACHING STYLE

I love using inquiry labs before teaching the lesson so students can discover scientific concepts on their own.

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

Selected as Breyer Law Teacher of the Month ---- Cesar Chavez Teacher of the Year- 2018

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

Bachelor of Science in Biology from Northern Arizona University. Highly qualified in biology, earth science, physical science, middle school science, and ELL endorsed.

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