Science

Picture this Planet: Engaging Senses, Enabling Students

Contributor: Wanda Hoover | Length : 3

With paper, rock, and a football galaxy, Wanda demonstrates visual and sensory activities for engaging students. Today's students live in an immersion of media. From glossy picture books to digital me... Read More

High School Physics Syllabus

Contributor: Brian J Martin | File type : Curricular

Brian prepared this syllabus for to guide the use of A Beka's Physics and several additional materials. However, the document provides a wealth of ideas and structure for any high school physics class... Read More

You Can Build an Electrophorus: A Simple Apparatus for Experimenting with Electricity

Contributor: John Goering | Length : 9 | File type : Video

In this demonstration, science teacher John Goering explains how you can build and use a classic device to demonstrate basics of voltage, positive and negative charges, and resistance. To reproduce ... Read More

Thunderstorms and Tornadoes Worksheet

Contributor: Yvonne King | File type : Teaching Material

Student worksheet to go with the lesson on thunderstorms and tornados. Besides identifying what makes a thunderstorm or tornado, students are asked about things they should or should not do in these ... Read More

1: What Makes Weather? Lesson Plan

Contributor: Yvonne King | File type : Teaching Material

An introductory lesson to a unit studying different types of weather. Students learn what is needed to make different weather. Some of these lessons and worksheets are based on lessons in Level 2 Pu... Read More

2: Condensation and Evaporation Lesson Plan

Contributor: Yvonne King | File type : Teaching Material

An elementary Science lesson where students learn about evaporation and condensation. Lots of experients are included in this lesson to teach these concepts.Download this document or read it belo... Read More

3: Water Cycle Lesson Plan

Contributor: Yvonne King | File type : Teaching Material

An elementary Science lesson where students learn about the water cycle. A main part of this lesson is a short skit taken from Purposeful Design Science, Level 2 on weather.Download this document... Read More

4: Thunderstorm Tornado Lesson Plan

Contributor: Yvonne King | File type : Teaching Material

An elementary Science lesson teaching students about storms. Students work together to gather information about Thunderstorms and Tornados from picture books.Download this document or read it bel... Read More

5: Hurricanes Blizzards Lesson Plan

Contributor: Yvonne King | File type : Teaching Material

An elementary Science lesson teaching students about storms. After a review and introduction, students work together to gather information about hurricanes and blizzards from picture books.Downlo... Read More