Teaching and Learning About the Ozone Layer
Explore the ozone layer, CFCs, and the Montreal Protocol.
End The Year With Engaging STEM Challenges - Free Mousetrap Cars and Paper Bridge Challenges For Teachers
Here are a few STEM/STEAM challenges I've used in the past that worked quite well. I'll include a PDF version and a Word version in case you'd like to change it to suit your needs. These activities provide an opportunity for students to grapple with and strengthen their growth mindset.
Give Me a Break
Harness the power of Brain Breaks to supercharge learning.
Using Proficiency Scales to Track Student Learning
Here is how I use proficiency scales with my middle school science classes. You'll also downloadable copies of each scale.
Forces and Motion: Model Rocket Challenge and Newton's Laws Investigation
Use model rockets to help your students learn about Forces and Motion. It's a great STEM activity to add to your tool kit.
Six Great Gravity Teaching and Learning Resources
Here is an activity I’ve used for the past couple of years to help students
investigate the variables that
Forces and Motion: Sphero Tractor Pull Investigation Part Two
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Forces and Motion: Sphero Tractor Pull Investigation Part One
Students use Sphero programmable robots to explore Newton's Three Laws in an engaging tractor pull setting.
Forces and Motion Teaching and Learning Resources for Middle School Students and Free Activities
Here are some of my favorite resources I’ve used with my 8th graders when we study Forces and Motion. These resources and activities would work with grades 5-9 and maybe even with some high school students.
Forces and Motion Mind Map Directions, Guidelines and Rubric
A free Forces and Motion mind map resources to teachers.