Design Team Developed: Plastic Water Bottle Design
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30 Nov 2012 | Contributor(s):: James Daniel Lehman
This lesson plan, intended for grade 6, focuses on using mathematics to design the shape of a plastic water bottle to optimize the surface area to volume ratio and so reduce the amount of plastic used to make the bottles.
Pill Bugs' Habitat Inquiry Activity
11 Nov 2012 | Contributor(s):: James Daniel Lehman
This is an inquiry activity, aligned to grade 4-6 standards, in which students design fair test investigations to determine the habitat of pill bugs (roly polies).
Model Ecosystem Video
04 Oct 2012 | Contributor(s):: David C Eichinger, James Daniel Lehman
In this video, Professor David Eichinger discusses a model ecosystem activity that is used in Biology for Elementary Teachers and is applicable to the elementary classroom.
Design Team Developed: Sun Tracking System for a Solar Panel
13 Sep 2012 | Contributor(s):: Bryan Hubbard, Kari Clase, John Grutzner, Alyssa Panitch, Nancy Irene Tyrie
This lesson plan is designed for 6th grade and addresses topics related to the sun-earth-moon system. Specifically, this lesson addresses that seasons result from the tilt of the earth, which causes changes in sunlight intensity and length of day. Related mathematical standards address...
Design Team Developed: Reindeer Habitat
06 Sep 2012 | Contributor(s):: Senay Purzer, David C Eichinger, Erin K Doherty
This lesson plan is designed fro 6th grade and covers life science topics in science and are calculations in math. In engineering, the importance of using scientific and engineering vocabulary in explanations & justifications is emphasized.
EDCI Strong Book Nook Fall 2011
28 Mar 2012 | | Contributor(s):: Brenda Capobianco
Grade 6 lesson plan, engineering design process.
EDCI Catapults Sp 2012
28 Mar 2012 | | Contributor(s):: Mary Hildebrand, Andrea Levrio
EDCI Rollercoaster Energy Spring 2012
28 Mar 2012 | | Contributor(s):: Brooke Ann Winebrenner, Cassie Timmons
EDCI lesson plan about potential and kinetic energy.
Design Team Developed: Hot/Cold Pack
13 Jan 2012 | | Contributor(s):: Brenda Capobianco
Create a hot/cold pack- 6th grade
Design Team Developed: Sensing Vibration
03 Jan 2012 | | Contributor(s):: Brenda Capobianco
13 Nov 2011 | | Contributor(s):: Dana Nicole Ruggiero
Curriculum maps from:Sunnyside grade 5, grade 6, and grade 5 humanitiesWea Ridge, Wea 6th,TaylorKokomo
Design Team Developed: UV Beads Task
20 Sep 2011 | | Contributor(s):: Brenda Capobianco
UV Beads Task
Design Team Developed: Roller Coaster Activity
20 Sep 2011 | | Contributor(s):: Todd Richard Kelley
Roller Coaster Activity
Design Team Developed: Toy Racer Lesson
20 Sep 2011 | | Contributor(s):: Bryan Hubbard
Toy Racer Lesson
Grade 6 Vibrations Lesson
19 Sep 2011 | | Contributor(s):: Dana Nicole Ruggiero
Lesson from: Sunnyside
Grade 6 Structure Lesson
Grade 6 Volume and Surface Area Lesson
Lessons from: Taylor
Grade 6 Packaging Lessons
Lessons from Sunnyside and Taylor
Grade 6 Compost Lesson
Lessons from: Sunnyside
Grade 6 Potential and Kinetic Energy Lessons
Lessons from:Riverside, Sunnyside, Taylor, WMS