plan and implement descriptive investigations, including asking and answering questions, making inferences, and selecting and using equipment or technology needed, to solve a specific problem in the natural world;
Investigate water pollution and discover the effects of oil spills on wildlife with a hands-on science lab!
A diverse template to help students craft inquiry questions to produce different types of research projects.
Investigate and record the amount of energy from the sun with this science experiment for kids.
A 17 slide PowerPoint to use when teaching your students about how to make a fair test in Science.
A teaching presentation discussing the development of a scientific hypothesis.
A recording sheet to use when completing a Science experiment.
A set of 12 Christmas STEM activity cards for your students to enjoy during the holiday season.
An activity to demonstrate what happens to a variety of liquids when heat is removed.
A 31-slide editable PowerPoint template to use when teaching your students about solids, liquids, and gases.
An activity to demonstrate how a change of state between solid and liquid (and back again) can be caused by adding or removing heat.
A template to help introduce making a hypothesis before starting an investigation.
A science experiment which investigates the relationship between multiple forces acting on a single object in various ways.
A science investigation in which the students investigate how to use thrust force to increase the speed of a model car.
A set of 20 STEM challenge cards for students, suitable for the middle year levels.
A science experiment which investigates the buoyancy of different objects when placed in water.
A worksheet to use when developing the concept of a fair test.
A worksheet used to check the students' knowledge of working scientifically.
A teaching presentation discussing the development of scientific lines of questioning.
A worksheet to help the students begin the process of a scientific investigation.
A worksheet to use when developing the concept of a fair test in a science investigation.
A STEM challenge suitable for students in the middle years.
A fun design task that encourages creative thinking and design engineering.
A hands-on investigation task that allows students to design, create, and evaluate the effectiveness of a parachute.
A 60-minute lesson designed to investigate the relationship between force and the resulting speed of an object.
A 60-minute lesson in which the students investigate how moving objects in different ways affects the strength of friction force.
A 60-minute lesson in which the students investigate the forces involved in throwing, dropping, bouncing, and rolling, and how they affect an object.
A 60-minute lesson in which students will recognize that not all substances can be easily classified on the basis of their observable properties.