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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
111
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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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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
52
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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
43
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By Science Lessons That Rock
This lesson teaches students the difference between renewable and nonrenewable resources. It covers the fossil fuels, solar, wind, and hydroelectric. It also discusses the pros and cons of each source. Included in this lesson:1. Power point
Subjects:
General Science, Physical Science
Grades:
8th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Lectures, Printables, PowerPoint Presentations
$4.00
52
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By Science Lessons That Rock
Students LOVE to build parachutes! In this activity students will build a parachute out of grocery bags. You can provide materials or let them bring in their own and set specific guidelines (lab worksheet is editable). After testing them out
Subjects:
Physical Science, Physics
Grades:
8th, 9th, 7th
Types:
Worksheets, Laboratory
$2.50
63
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By Science Lessons That Rock
This lesson discusses the difference between thermal conductors and insulators. Students will learn why some materials (like metals) conduct heat and why other materials (like wood) do not conduct heat. Links to videos and interactive website
Subjects:
General Science, Physical Science
Grades:
8th, 9th, 7th
Types:
Lectures, Printables, PowerPoint Presentations
$4.00
41
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By Science Lessons That Rock
During this lab students will change three variables on the pendulum- length of string, angle of release, and mass of the bob. They will test and understand the relationship between the variable being tested and the period. Materials needed for each
Subjects:
Physical Science, Physics
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th
Types:
Worksheets, Video Files, Laboratory
$4.00
30
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By Science Lessons That Rock
This lesson teaches students about the forces that act on an object (normal, frictional, gravitational, and applied) and walks them through the steps on how to draw and analyze free body diagrams. There are 4 example problems included along with
Subjects:
Physical Science, Physics
Grades:
8th, 9th, 7th
Types:
Lectures, Printables, PowerPoint Presentations
$4.00
27
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By Science Lessons That Rock
Students will learn about density by adding different liquids to a graduated cylinder and seeing how they separate into layers. You can use almost any liquid but pick things that are different colors or add food coloring so students can see the
Subjects:
General Science, Physical Science, Chemistry
Grades:
8th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Worksheets, Laboratory
$2.25
50
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By Science Lessons That Rock
In this experiment, students will test how temperature, stir rate, and particle size affect the solubility of sugar. Materials needed for this lab: Beakers, water, thermometer, spoon, timer, triple beam balance or electronic scale, granulated sugar,
Subjects:
General Science, Physical Science, Chemistry
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 7th
Types:
Worksheets, Laboratory
$4.00
34
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By Science Lessons That Rock
These lessons cover states of matter and phase changes. Included in your purchase is:- 11 slide powerpoint presentation on states of matter- 18 slide powerpoint presentation on phase changes- Student note taking sheet- Phase change foldableYou might
Subjects:
General Science, Physical Science, Basic Principles
Grades:
8th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Lectures, Printables, PowerPoint Presentations
$4.00
9
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Included in this bundle is a powerpoint, variety of labs, and quiz all on density. Check out the previews of each product above!Be sure to follow my TpT store by clicking on the green "follow me" next to my seller picture to receive notifications of
Subjects:
Physical Science, Basic Principles, Chemistry
Grades:
8th, 9th, 7th
Types:
Lesson, Laboratory, PowerPoint Presentations
$16.75
$13.40
7
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By Science Lessons That Rock
Want to improve your students' science literacy? Included are 10 physics writing prompts on the following topics:1. Scientific Method- friction2. Newton’s 1st Law3. Newton’s 2nd Law 4. Newton’s 3rd Law5. Magnets6. Sound
Subjects:
Physical Science, Creative Writing, Physics
Grades:
8th, 9th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Google Apps, Centers
CCSS:
CCRA.W.1, WHST.9-10.1
$5.00
24
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By Science Lessons That Rock
This bundle includes a lab worksheet and powerpoint presentation that teaches the law of conservation of mass. There are two parts to this lab. In the first part, students will pull apart a piece of steel wool and compare the mass before and after
Subjects:
Physical Science, Chemistry
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Worksheets, Laboratory, PowerPoint Presentations
$3.00
24
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By Science Lessons That Rock
This powerpoint presentation teaches students about valence electrons and how to draw them. It shows a shortcut (Lewis Dot) so you don't have to draw all those darn electrons! Overview of how to draw them and 5 practice problems are included. You
Subjects:
Physical Science, Chemistry
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 7th
Types:
Lectures, PowerPoint Presentations
$3.00
18
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By Science Lessons That Rock
This bundle includes:- 3 editable powerpoint presentations on Newton's Laws - Newton's 3rd law lab (Balloon rockets)- Newton's laws of motion station activity- Newton's laws digital choice board- 1 Jeopardy review game (powerpoint) on Newton's Laws-
Subjects:
Physics, Physical Science
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Laboratory
$26.50
$21.20
13
Bundle
By Science Lessons That Rock
This worksheet can be used as homework following a lesson on transfer and conservation of energy. It gives examples of energy being transferred and students need to name the types. For example: an oven would use electrical --> thermal energy. It
Subjects:
General Science, Physical Science
Grades:
8th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Worksheets, Google Apps, Homework
$1.50
39
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By Science Lessons That Rock
Spice up your forms of energy lesson with this speed dating activity! Perfect around Valentine's day to review forms, transfer, and conservation of energy. In this activity, students are assigned an energy card. On each card students are given
Subjects:
General Science, Physical Science, Physics
Grades:
8th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Activities, Printables
$4.00
9
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By Science Lessons That Rock
In this lab students will find the density of water at different volumes. They will learn that no matter the volume, the density of water will always be 1 g/mL. Materials needed: triple beam balance (or electronic scale), graduated cylinder, beaker,
Subjects:
General Science, Physical Science, Chemistry
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 7th
Types:
Worksheets, Laboratory
$2.00
18
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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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