Foundational Science

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Games

A CAMPING WE WILL GO

Topic: How Light Travels

  • CONTENT: Science
  • GRADE: 1
  • STANDARD: NGSS.1.PS4.B

Animal Class Zoom

Topic: Animal Classification, Vertebrates

  • Game Designer: Patti Harju
  • Content Area: Science, Animal Classification
  • Recommended Ages: Elementary 2-5

APOLLO TO THE MOON

  • Content Area: Earth Science, Space Program
  • Ideal Group Size: Small Group / Suggested Time: 45 minutes
  • Recommended Ages: Elementary/Middle School

BAKERY BREAKDOWN

Topic: Measuring Matter to Identify Materials

  • CONTENT AREA: Science, Physical Science
  • GRADE LEVEL(S): 5
  • STANDARD(S): NGSS.5.PS1.A

Composting Catastrophe

  • Content Area: Environment, Earth Day
  • Recommended Ages: Upper Elementary and Middle Grades

DON’T GET DESERTED IN THE DESERT (Deserts)

  • Content Area: Earth Science, Deserts
  • Ideal Group Size: Small Group / Suggested Time: 45 minutes
  • Recommended Ages: Elementary/Middle School
  • Standards: 6.13 Use models (e.g., diagrams, maps, globes, digital representations) to explain how the rotation of Earth and unequal heating of its surface create patterns of atmospheric and oceanic circulation that determine regional climates. a. Use expe

DON’T JOURNEY TO THE CENTER! (Landforms)

  • Content Area: Landforms, Science, Geography
  • Ideal Group Size: Whole Class / Suggested Time: 45 minutes
  • Recommended Ages: Elementary
  • Standards: 4-ESS2-1 Make observations and/or measurements to provide evidence of the effects of weathering or the rate of erosion by water, ice, wind, or vegetation. 4-ESS2-2 Analyze and interpret data from maps to describe patterns of Earth’s features (

DR. BORE

Topic: Human Impact

  • Game Designer: James Sanders and Hayley Milliman
  • Content Area: Science (NGSS-MS-ESSS3)
  • Ideal Group Size: Whole Class / Suggested Time: 45 minutes
  • Recommended Ages: Middle School

EARTH SCIENCE

Topic: Breakout EDU Digital Mini Game

  • EARTH SCIENCE
  • Upper Elementary and Middle School

ELEMENTS

Topic: Breakout EDU Digital Mini Game

  • Elements
  • Upper Elementary and Middle School