SL.8.5

Integrate multimedia and visual displays into presentations to clarify information, strengthen claims and evidence, and add interest.

 
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Controversies in Genetics - Multiday Project

7th Grade Science » Unit: Genetics
7th Grade Science » Unit: Genetics
Mariana Garcia Serrato
San Jose, CA
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Difficult ethical issues can occur when using information obtained through modern biotechnology.

 
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Endangered Species - A Multiday Project

7th Grade Science » Unit: Interdependence of Organisms
7th Grade Science » Unit: Interdependence of Organisms
Mariana Garcia Serrato
San Jose, CA
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Project based learning as a way to promote deeper learning and to develop the skills needed for success in college, career and civic life.

 
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8th Grade Science » Unit: Welcome to Eighth Grade!
8th Grade Science » Unit: Welcome to Eighth Grade!
Lori Knasiak
Lake In The Hills, IL
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Students are in charge of everything for this student driven research project.

 
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Student Designed Lab: Communicating the Results

8th Grade Science » Unit: Introduction to Science and Engineering Practices
8th Grade Science » Unit: Introduction to Science and Engineering Practices
Lori Knasiak
Lake In The Hills, IL
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Students share what they learned during their design-a-lab journey.

 
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Eukaryotes and Prokaryotes - Similarities and Differences

7th Grade Science » Unit: From Molecules to Organisms: The Cell
7th Grade Science » Unit: From Molecules to Organisms: The Cell
John Cerezo
Los Angeles, CA
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

An interactive lesson that looks at the differences and similarities of the two giants of the cellular world.

 
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Photosynthesis - Plants' Greatest Gift

7th Grade Science » Unit: From Molecules to Organisms: Systems & Plants
7th Grade Science » Unit: From Molecules to Organisms: Systems & Plants
John Cerezo
Los Angeles, CA
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Engaging lesson that explores photosynthesis.

 
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It's Getting Crowded ... Let's Move - Osmosis and Diffusion

7th Grade Science » Unit: From Molecules to Organisms: Structures and Processes
7th Grade Science » Unit: From Molecules to Organisms: Structures and Processes
John Cerezo
Los Angeles, CA
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Students explore diffusion/osmosis through modeling, video simulations, and text to develop an evidence based explanation.

 
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Mutations: How Gene Changes Can Lead to Harmful, Beneficial, or Neutral Effects

7th Grade Science » Unit: Inheritance and Variation
7th Grade Science » Unit: Inheritance and Variation
John Cerezo
Los Angeles, CA
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Why is DNA called The Molecule of Life? Exploring the relationship between mutations and genetic flow of information and its possible effects on organisms.

 
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Exploring the Relationship Between Potential & Kinetic Energy

7th Grade Science » Unit: Energy, Force & Motion
7th Grade Science » Unit: Energy, Force & Motion
Deborah Gaff
Hope, IN
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

How can I maximize kinetic energy at the skate park?

 
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Skeletal System - Structure and Function

7th Grade Science » Unit: From Molecules to Organisms: Systems & The Human Body
7th Grade Science » Unit: From Molecules to Organisms: Systems & The Human Body
John Cerezo
Los Angeles, CA
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Skeletal system is a living system that depends on a subsystem of cells and tissues to function.

 
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Mitochondria "The Powerhouse of the Cell"

7th Grade Science » Unit: From Molecules to Organisms: Structures and Processes
7th Grade Science » Unit: From Molecules to Organisms: Structures and Processes
John Cerezo
Los Angeles, CA
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

An interactive lesson where students observe Cellular Respiration in Yeast.

 
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The Bubbly Structure and Function of Cell Membranes

7th Grade Science » Unit: From Molecules to Organisms: Structures and Processes
7th Grade Science » Unit: From Molecules to Organisms: Structures and Processes
John Cerezo
Los Angeles, CA
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

An engaging lesson that uses a bubble model to explore the structure and function of cell membranes.

 
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Force & Motion - The Basics Net Force

7th Grade Science » Unit: Energy, Force & Motion
7th Grade Science » Unit: Energy, Force & Motion
Deborah Gaff
Hope, IN
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

What forces are at work when objects move?

 
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8th Grade ELA » Unit: Social Justice
Andrea Mills
Raleigh, NC
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

This land is Your land. This land Is My land: Using evidence from prior knowledge to create My own controlled society.

 
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Cellular City - A Closer Look at Cell Structure

7th Grade Science » Unit: From Molecules to Organisms: Structures and Processes
7th Grade Science » Unit: From Molecules to Organisms: Structures and Processes
John Cerezo
Los Angeles, CA
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

How is a cell like a city? Using the power of analogies to help students understand cellular structure.

 
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