This BUNDLE consists of a year's worth of Chemistry Problem-Based Learning Units. They are also sold separately on TPT.All of the units have two sets of files. The "Classroom" files should be used in an in-person classroom setting. The "Absent"
An Atomic Assault: A "Nuclear Chemistry" Unit (PBL) for High School ChemistrySummary: A father is accused of assault with a radioactive substance. To go forward with a criminal case, investigators need to know what substance was used. Students
The Case of the Poisonous Pill: A Problem-based "Moles" Unit (PBL) for High School ChemistrySummary:A girl falls ill and dies after taking a medicine that her mother gives her. Soon other deaths are reported. The common factor in all of the cases
Conflict and Cans: A Problem-Based "Periodic Table and Trends" Unit (PBL) for High School ChemistrySummary:Your company, Can-Do Enterprises, is a manufacturer of tin cans, steel cans with a tin-plating. Recently, one of your tin suppliers has been
An Aquatic Apocalypse: A Problem-based "Solutions Chemistry" Unit (PBL) for High School ChemistrySummary:Millions of fish are dead along a stretch of the White River that passes through Indiana. So what happened? This problem-based unit asks
The Boy and the Bottle: A Problem-Based "Properties of Matter" Unit (PBL) for High School ChemistrySummary:A child is brought to the emergency room unconscious. The doctor is concerned that the child has been poisoned, possibly by the contents of
Arson or Accident? A Problem-based "Thermochemistry and Stoichiometry" Unit (PBL) for High School ChemistryStory: Cameron Todd Willingham was put on trial for a 1991 house fire that killed his three children. He was found guilty and executed in
When Bonds Break: A Problem-Based "Chemical Bonding" Unit for High School Chemistry (PBL)Story: A woman is found dead in her apartment and all signs point to accidental carbon monoxide poisoning. But is the case really that simple? Students solve
Three activities to start off a new year of middle school science:I. Lab Safety: Cause and Effect- Handout: Common science lab safety rules in cartoon form.- Activity: Students determine the possible negative consequences of not following safety
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Found or Forgery: "Atomic Theory and Basics" Problem-based (PBL) Unit for ChemistryThe painting appeared in 1937, approximately 250 years after the death of its painter – Johannes Vermeer. It was declared authentic and sold for $5.1 million (in
STOP: You may not want to buy this if you have bought more than one Chemistry "Science and Literacy" story collection.This is a BUNDLE of 58 chemistry-related stories from various "Science and Literacy" collections and "Chemistry Case Files". They
Collapse: A Data-Driven Problem-Based Ecology Exploration (PBL) for High School BiologyThe Case: Though Northern Sea Otters were nearly hunted to extinctions by fur traders throughout the 18th and 19th centuries, a few colonies survived in isolated
In Too Deep: A Story-Based "Gas Laws" Unit (PBL) for High School ChemistryStory: The year is 1869 and work has just begun on the Brooklyn Bridge. The chief engineer is planning to anchor the bridge on an underwater foundation and the digging will
Goldilocks Schmoldilocks: A Problem-Based "Heat and Energy" Unit for Middle SchoolSummary: In the story of Goldilocks and the Three Bears, Goldilocks arrives at the three bears house to find 3 very different bowls of porridge – one too hot, one too
This is a collection of 6 short and engaging non-fiction stories. Each half-page article includes 3 to 4 reading comprehension, opinion, or application questions. Keys and a bibliography are also provided. Note: This product is also part of a BUNDLE
Energy Switch: A Project-Based "Energy" Unit (PBL) for Middle School with Distance Learning OptionSummary: Students work for a company that specializes in helping cities convert to non-fossil fuel energy sources for their electricity production.
Alchemist's Apprentice: A "Limiting Reagents and Percent Yield" Activity for High School ChemistryStory: The princess of Camellot has been kidnapped and will only be returned if you, the Alchemist’s apprentice, can discover the Philosopher’s
STOP: You may not want to buy this if you have bought more than one Biology "Science and Literacy" story collection or Biology Case File. This is a BUNDLE of 41 biology-related stories from various "Science and Literacy" and "Case File" products.
Cells! Three case studies explore the basics of cells. This is a bundle made of:Heel Prick: Click for more information.Within the first few days after a baby is born, her heel will be pricked to get a blood sample. The blood sample will be used to
Rapunzel: A Problem-Based "Forces and Motion" Unit for Middle School (PBL) w/ Distance Learning OptionStory: In the story of Rapunzel, climbing up her hair is the only way to enter her lonely tower. How long was Rapunzel’s hair? How high was the