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Life science, biology, physics, earth science, chemistry, and more ALL for middle schoolers - lessons, activities, INB, notes, interactive notebook activities, labs, tests, quizzes, and curriculum. #lifescience #biology #lifesciencelessons #biologylessons #middleschoolscience #gettingnerdy #gettingnerdyscience

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This Hypothesis, Theory and Law Activity can be used as supplement to your Scientific Method Unit as you help students to understand how scientific research moves from hypothesis, to theory and then on to a law. STUDENTS WILL: Science Vocabulary, Science Words, Science Curriculum, Teaching Science, Teaching Ideas, Biology Lessons, Science Lessons, Life Science, Scientific Method Activities

Hypothesis, Law and Theory PowerPoint and Notes - Scientific Method

This Hypothesis, Theory and Law Activity can be used as supplement to your Scientific Method Unit as you help students to understand how scientific research moves from hypothesis, to theory and then on to a law. STUDENTS WILL: • Watch the PowerPoint and take notes • Complete the extension questions • Complete the extension project included in the PowerPoint

This Lab Tools Activity can be used as supplement to your Scientific Method Unit as you introduce students to the necessary tools for scientific experimentation. WHAT'S INCLUDED IN THIS 1 DAY LESSON: Biology Lessons, Science Biology, Science Lessons, Teaching Science, Life Science, Ap Biology, Physical Science, Earth Science, Science Experiments

Lab Tools Introduction Activity - Scientific Method

This Lab Tools Activity can be used as supplement to your Scientific Method Unit as you introduce students to the necessary tools for scientific experimentation. WHAT'S INCLUDED IN THIS 1 DAY LESSON: • 6 pages of student handouts including extension questions and answer keys STUDENTS WILL: • Observe the tools used in the science classroom • Identify and draw those tools, as well as determine what they measure and the units used • Complete the extension questions

Newspaper Inquiry Lab Activity This Newspaper Inquiry Lab Activity can be used as supplement to your Scientific Method Unit and expands on the observation skills needed by scientists in the field. This 1 day lesson includes: Biology Lessons, Science Biology, Physical Science, Science Lessons, Teaching Science, Life Science, Ap Biology, Earth Science, Science Experiments

Scientific Method Newspaper Inquiry Lab

This Newspaper Inquiry Lab Activity can be used as supplement to your Scientific Method Unit and expands on the observation skills needed by scientists in the field. WHAT'S INCLUDED IN THIS 1 DAY LESSON: • 4 pages of handouts including answer key to handouts STUDENTS WILL: • Fold paper • Create an appropriate lab to answer a question about the paper • Complete the lab and answer extension

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Hybrid Organisms Genetics Activity

This hands-on genetic engineering activity will engage and excite your students as they create real hybrids in the classroom. After students have reviewed hybridization and selective breeding, students will use the cards to determine the advantages and possible disadvantages of hybrid organisms like the beefalo, grolar bear, mule, peppermint, loganberry, and more. Students complete the hybrid crosses using the mix-up cards for each match and fill in the graphic organizer for each union

Punnett Square Practice for Genetics. Engage your students with this scaffolded lesson to teach them the basics of Punnett Squares and have them work their way up to more difficult monohybrid cross practice problems. With multiple methods of assessing t High School Biology, Biology Teacher, Science Biology, Teaching Biology, Middle School Science, Science Education, Life Science, Igcse Biology, Education Major

Genetics Punnett Square Practice II

Engage your students with this scaffolded lesson to teach them the basics of Punnett Squares and have them work their way up to more difficult monohybrid cross practice problems. With multiple methods of assessing their knowledge of predicting probability, this lesson is great for all levels of learners and is differentiated throughout.

Genetics word wall - visual, spanish translation, and root words included. Science Vocabulary, Science Words, Vocabulary Words, Teaching Science, Biology Lessons, Science Lessons, Life Science, 8th Grade Science, Middle School Science

Genetics - Word Wall

Keep students engaged with your academic genetics and heredity vocabulary with our VISUAL WORD WALL! Our Illustrated Word Wall is colorful and complete with Genetics Vocabulary terms and covers Punnett squares, Mendelian and non-Mendelian inheritance, DNA, meiosis, pedigrees, selective breeding and hybridization, and genetic engineering! Included: * Over 55 vocabulary terms * Spanish Translation for each term * Root, suffix and prefix meanings where applicable

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Interactive 3-D Cat Dissection Model

This 3-D cat dissection model can be used as a dissection-free cat exploration, a pre-dissection study tool, or even as a summative assessment for comparative anatomy. Students will be able to identify and explain the structure and function of the internal and external anatomy of the cat. Perfect for zoology, veterinary medicine, Anatomy & Physiology, Life Science, & Biology.

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Dichotomous Key Practice

Students practice using dichotomous keys by classifying imaginary creatures, then designing their own organisms and creating a dichotomous key to be tested by another classmate. STUDENTS WILL: * Practice creating a key by dividing imaginary creatures by their visible traits. * Demonstrate their understanding by creating their own creatures with various traits and key to identify them. * Pass the key off to another student to test the key for a self-assessing lesson!

Cells Interactive Notebook Activities: Cells Interactive Notebook Activities to cover cellular structure, function & cellular processes. This science Interactive Notebook activity pack contains cells activities for life science and biology. Biology Lessons, Science Biology, Science Lessons, Life Science, Cell Biology, Biology Teacher, Science Notes, Science Art, Science Education

Science Interactive Notebook - Cells Organelles & Processes

Engage your students with over 30 Interactive Notebook activities for all of your cell unit needs. Our flippers will have your kids "flipping" their way to learning all about cell organelles and cell processes. Use these activities as stand-alone lessons or as a supplement to our Cells Unit Bundle. Disseminate these lessons as you see fit through creating a PowerPoint, in a class discussion or as small group activities. The possibilities are endless!

Make mini posters for animal-like, plant-like, and fungus- like protists 7th Grade Science, Science Curriculum, Middle School Science, Biology Lessons, Science Lessons, Life Science, Science Resources, Biology Classroom, Teaching Biology

Protist Poster Project

Students use their knowledge of kingdom protista - plant-like, animal-like and fungus-like protists to create a miniature poster. Students are assigned a protist or may choose their own. Then, they research the answers to specific questions about that protist and create an informational poster to share with the class. Students must also correctly place the organism in the correct protist category.

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Virus Lab - Epidemic Simulation

In this classification activity, students simulate a virus epidemic lab using a party scenario and virus and vaccine stickers. STUDENTS WILL: * Simulate a school party where several students are "infected" with the stomach virus. * Simulate what happens when members of the population become vaccinated against the illness. * Analyze their results, graphing their data in their student response sheet Great way to discuss influenza and covid-19/corona virus

Our vinyl models are FINALLY here! Pig anatomy just got a little more interesting with our innovative vinyl dissection models that mirror our student paper models. In the digital version, students color, cut, and assemble their own foldable, dissectible specimens. In addition to the immediately accessible digital content, you also receive one larger-than-life vinyl pig model that you punch out and easily assemble. Earth Science, Life Science, Science Doodles, Biology Lessons, Middle School Science, Paper Models, Interactive Notebooks, Punch, Anatomy

Fetal Pig Vinyl Dissection - Scienstructable 3D Dissection Model

Our vinyl models are FINALLY here! Pig anatomy just got a little more interesting with our innovative vinyl dissection models that mirror our student paper models. In the digital version, students color, cut, and assemble their own foldable, dissectible specimens. In addition to the immediately accessible digital content, you also receive one larger-than-life vinyl pig model that you punch out and easily assemble.

Beginner's Guide to Interactive Notebooks A how-to guide to setting up Interactive Notebooks in your classroom - especially great for science!A how-to guide to setting up Interactive Notebooks in your classroom - especially great for science! Interactive Student Notebooks, Math Notebooks, Interactive Reading Notebooks, Geography Interactive Notebook, Interactive Anatomy, Interactive Learning, 6th Grade Science, Middle School Science, Teaching Science

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How to create and implement STEAM based lab stations in your science class! Sponsored Sponsored How to create and implement STEAM based lab stations in your science class! 7th Grade Science, Middle School Science, Elementary Science, Science Classroom, Science Education, Physical Science, Forensic Science, Higher Education, Classroom Ideas

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The Importance of Interactive Notebooks in Secondary Grades

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