November 3rd, 2021

Middle School Resource: Mineral Properties

Middle School Resource Mineral Properties This site gives information about the properties of minerals and how they are used to identify minerals. Color, hardness, transparency, etc. are presented. Photos and descriptions are used to help students compare and contrast the properties of minerals and gain a better understanding of each feature or physical characteristic. A […]

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April 20th, 2021

Middle School Resource: The Greenhouse Effect by PhET

Middle School Resource The Greenhouse Effect by PhET This simulation will allow students to see how the Earth’s temperature changes due to the Greenhouse Effect. Students can select the level of atmospheric greenhouse gases during an ice age, in the year 1750, today, or at some time in the future. Just how do greenhouse gases […]

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April 3rd, 2018

Middle School Resource: Plant Pollination

Plant Pollination Students will identify the different parts of a flower and understand their functions and understand the importance of pollen for plant reproduction and diversity. Related NY State Academic Standards: S.MS.LS.1.6, S.MS.LS.1.4, MST4.E.LE.6 and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response questions, rubrics, teacher resources, […]

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