Science Lessons That Rock

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By Science Lessons That Rock
This puzzle helps students review protein synthesis (DNA structure, transcription and translation). It's a great way to review vocabulary before a test or quiz!This activity comes with 2 options:1. PRINT OPTION: You will cut up the triangles and
Subjects:
General Science, Science, Biology
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Google Apps, Activities, Games
$4.00
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By Science Lessons That Rock
Hang these colorful posters or anchor charts in your classroom that students can reference when going through the CER process. Enlarge and laminate for a colorful classroom display! There are 2 versions of each CER poster set:1. CER posters with
Subjects:
Basic Principles, General Science, Oral Communication
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Printables, Bulletin Board Ideas, Posters
$3.00
191
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This lesson teaches students how we measure the age of rocks using relative and absolute dating. Students will learn about superposition, fossil locations, and radiometric dating. Video links and fun hands-on fossil activity link included. Included
Subjects:
Archaeology, Earth Sciences
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 7th
Types:
Lectures, PowerPoint Presentations
$4.00
95
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By Science Lessons That Rock
In this lab students will use alka seltzer to understand the law of conservation of mass. I use this lab before I teach the law so students can discover it on their own. This lab worksheet is fully editable. Materials needed: triple beam balances or
Subjects:
General Science, Physical Science, Chemistry
Grades:
8th, 9th, 7th
Types:
Worksheets, Laboratory
$3.00
112
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By Science Lessons That Rock
This mini bundle includes engaging activities to supplement your characteristics of life unit! Included in your purchase is:Characteristics of life powerpointCharacteristics of Life PosterCharacteristics of Life Task CardsCharacteristics of Life
Subjects:
Basic Principles, Biology, General Science
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Printables, Task Cards, Lesson
$20.00
$16.00
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By Science Lessons That Rock
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
55
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As Darwin traveled around the Galapagos Islands, he noticed that the tortoises on each island were slightly different, especially evident by the length of their neck. During this activity, students will learn about the different types of tortoises,
Subjects:
General Science, Basic Principles, Biology
Grades:
8th, 9th, 7th
Types:
Worksheets, Google Apps, Printables
$3.50
145
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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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By Science Lessons That Rock
Tired of doing the same ol' phase change lab where you melt ice and boil it on a hot plate? Sick of worrying about kids burning themselves on the hot plate? This lab is for you! It teaches students the opposite effect- taking water and turning it
Subjects:
General Science, Physical Science, Chemistry
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Worksheets, Laboratory
$3.00
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In this 20 question worksheet, students will define, identify, and analyze osmosis and tonicity problems. Students will read and identify hypertonic, hypotonic, and isotonic scenarios. This is a great follow up worksheet or homework assignment
Subjects:
General Science, Basic Principles, Biology
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th
Types:
Worksheets, Google Apps, Printables
$2.00
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Do your students struggle with protein synthesis? Can your students answer this question: Why do all cells in the body have the exact same DNA but they look and act differently? This activity will help! In this activity students will learn how our
Subjects:
Science, Biology
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
$4.50
33
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By Science Lessons That Rock
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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By Science Lessons That Rock
In this lab students will build balloon rockets and discover the relationship between the size of the balloon and the distance traveled. They will relate this to Newton's 3rd law- action/reaction forces. In the second part of the lab they will
Subjects:
Physics, Physical Science
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Worksheets, Laboratory
$3.50
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This close reading and lab demonstration works great with your volcanoes or carbon cycle units!Lake Nyos is a volcanic lake in Cameroon, Africa. An inactive volcano below the lake was slowly releasing carbon dioxide into the lake. As the lake
Subjects:
Reading, Biology, Earth Sciences
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Worksheets, Laboratory, Simulations
CCSS:
CCRA.R.1, CCRA.R.2
$4.00
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It can be difficult to find fun, hands on activities to use when teaching climate. Include ice cores in your climate and geologic time unit to increase engagement! Included in this lesson:1. A 25 slide PowerPoint lesson on glaciers and ice cores. It
Subjects:
Biology, Earth Sciences, Environment
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Google Apps, Laboratory, PowerPoint Presentations
$4.50
32
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By Science Lessons That Rock
Looking to make photosynthesis feel a little more exciting and tangible for students? I created this station activity to help bring the process of photosynthesis to life and not focus on the biochemistry behind it. (If you are looking for your
Subjects:
Basic Principles, Biology, General Science
Grades:
9th, 10th
Types:
Activities, Laboratory
$5.00
20
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Included in this activity are 8 stations that are centered around graphing. The lesson is 17 pages and non-editable. See description below of each station and required materials.Station 1: At this station students determine which type of graph
Subjects:
Graphing, Science, General Science
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Activities, Laboratory, Printables
$5.00
32
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By Science Lessons That Rock
Use this fun speed dating activity for students to make connections between cell organelles and their functions! *Note- students should have a basic understanding of organelle functions prior to this activity. In this activity, students will be
Subjects:
General Science, Science, Biology
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Activities, Printables
$4.50
33
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By Science Lessons That Rock
Bundle and save with this evolution unit! Check out the previews of the lessons, labs, and activities included in your purchase!Be sure to follow my TpT store by clicking on the green "follow me" next to my seller picture to receive notifications of
Subjects:
General Science, Basic Principles, Biology
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th
Types:
Lesson, Laboratory, PowerPoint Presentations
$78.00
$62.40
32
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By Science Lessons That Rock
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
80
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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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