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A DAY AT THE BEACH

Topic: OPTICS and LENSES

  • Content Area: Science, Physics
  • Ideal Group Size: Whole Class / Suggested Time: 45 minutes
  • Recommended Ages: Middle School/High School
  • Standards: NGSS MS-PS-4, HS-PS-4 - Waves and Electromagnetic Radiation

A DAY IN THE LIFE AT CONWAY HIGH

Topic: Liquids, Solids, and Gases

  • CONTENT AREA: Science, Physical Science
  • GRADE LEVEL(S): 6-8
  • STANDARD(S): NGSS.MS.PS1.A

A PIRATE'S TALE

Topic: Density

  • CONTENT AREA: Science, Density (Matter)
  • RECOMMENDED AGES: Grades 5-9
  • STANDARDS: NGSS - MS-PS1 Matter and Its Interactions

ASLEEP IN NEWTON'S CRADLE (Energy)

  • Content Area: Science, Energy
  • Ideal Group Size: Whole Class / Suggested Time: 45 minutes
  • Recommended Ages: Elementary/Middle School
  • Standards: NGSS/PS3B - Conservation of Energy and Energy Transfer

ATOM BLASTER

Topic: Science: Atoms

  • CONTENT AREA: Science; Atoms
  • RECOMMENDED AGES: Grades 4-10
  • STANDARDS: NGSS - MS-PS1-1

BEACH FIELD TRIP

Topic: How Light Travels

  • CONTENT AREA: Science, Physical Science
  • GRADE LEVEL(S): 6-8
  • STANDARD(S): NGSS.MS.PS4.B

BRIDGE BUILDER

Topic: Engineering Design

  • CONTENT AREA: Science, Engineering/Design
  • GRADE LEVEL(S): 5
  • STANDARD(S): NGSS.5.ETS

CAMP ADVENTURE

Topic: Potential and Kinetic Energy

  • CONTENT AREA: Science, Physical Science
  • GRADE LEVEL(S): 6-8
  • STANDARD(S): NGSS.MS.PS3.A

CAMP COLLISION

Topic: Transfer of Energy Due to Interactions between Objects

  • CONTENT AREA: Science, Physical Science
  • GRADE LEVEL(S): 6-8
  • STANDARD(S): NGSS.MS.PS3.C

CAMP ENERGY

Topic: Energy

  • CONTENT AREA: Science, Physical Science
  • GRADE LEVEL(S): 6-8
  • STANDARD(S): NGSS.MS.PS3

CAMPING WITH ENERGY

Topic: Conservation and Transfer of Energy

  • CONTENT AREA: Science, Physical Science
  • GRADE LEVEL(S): 6-8
  • STANDARD(S): NGSS.MS.PS3.B

CHEMISTRY EXAM OR BUST!

Topic: Structure and Properties of Matter

  • CONTENT AREA: Science, Physical Science
  • GRADE LEVEL(S): 6-8
  • STANDARD(S): NGSS.MS.PS1

CONWAY'S REMODEL GETS HEATED

Topic: Heat as Energy

  • CONTENT AREA: Science, Physical Science
  • GRADE LEVEL(S): 6-8
  • STANDARD(S): NGSS.MS.PS3.A

COULOMB'S LAW: OPPOSITES ATTRACT

Topic: Physics

  • Content Area: Science, Physics
  • Ideal Group Size: Small Group / Suggested Time: 45 minutes
  • Recommended Ages: High School
  • Standards: NGSS: HS-PS2-4 Motion and Stability: Forces and Interactions

CRAZY GADGETS, SIMPLE MACHINES PICNIC

Topic: Simple Machines

  • CONTENT AREA: Science (STEM), Simple Machines
  • RECOMMENDED AGES: Grades 2-5
  • STANDARDS: NGSS 3-PS2-1 and 3-PS2-2

CREEPING CHEMICALS

Topic: Chemical Properties of Matter

  • CONTENT AREA: Science, Physical Science/Chemistry
  • GRADE LEVEL(S): 6-8
  • STANDARD(S): NGSS.MS.PS1.A

DO YOU SEE WHAT I HEAR?

Topic: Sound and Light

  • CONTENT AREA: Science, Sound & Light
  • RECOMMENDED AGES: Grades 2-5
  • STANDARDS: NGSS: 1-PS4-1. Plan and conduct investigations to provide evidence that vibrating materials can make sound and that sound can make materials vibrate. 4-PS3-2. Make observations to provide evidence that energy can be transferred from place to p

FUN HOUSE

Topic: Light

  • CONTENT AREA: Science/STEM, Properties of Light
  • RECOMMENDED AGES: Grades 5-8
  • STANDARDS: NGSS PS4 (Waves and Their Applications in Technology)

GREEN THUMB

Topic: Solar Energy and its Effect on Plant Matter

  • CONTENT AREA: Science, Physical Science, Earth Science
  • GRADE LEVEL(S): 5
  • STANDARD(S): NGSS.5.PS3.D

GREEN THUMB II

Topic: The Energy Cycle (Sun - Plants - Food)

  • CONTENT AREA: Science, Life Science
  • GRADE LEVEL(S): 5
  • STANDARD(S): NGSS.5.LS1.C

HYPERLOOP ESCAPE

Topic: Engineering (STEM)

  • Content Area: Engineering, STEM
  • Ideal Group Size: Whole Class / Suggested Time: 45 minutes
  • Recommended Ages: Middle School/High School
  • Standards: MS-ETS1-1. Define the criteria and constraints of a design problem...MS-ETS1-2. Evaluate competing design solutions...MS-ETS1-3. Analyze data...MS-ETS1-4. Develop a model...

LIFEGUARD WOES

Topic: Waves as Repeating Patterns (Sound)

  • CONTENT AREA: Science, Physical Science
  • GRADE LEVEL(S): 6-8
  • STANDARD(S): NGSS.MS.PS4.A

MEET ME AT THE BEACH

Topic: Information Technologies and Instrumentation

  • CONTENT AREA: Science, Physical Science
  • GRADE LEVEL(S): 6-8
  • STANDARD(S): NGSS.MS.PS4.C

MY TEACHER IS AN ALIEN

Topic: Gravitational Force

  • CONTENT AREA: Science, Earth Science, Physical Science
  • GRADE LEVEL(S): 5
  • STANDARD(S): NGSS.5.PS2.B

MY TEACHER IS AN ALIEN II

Topic: The Sun as a Star

  • CONTENT AREA: Science, Earth Science
  • GRADE LEVEL(S): 5
  • STANDARD(S): NGSS.5.ESS1.A

MY TEACHER IS AN ALIEN III

Topic: The Sun's Effect on Earth

  • CONTENT AREA: Science, Earth Science
  • GRADE LEVEL(S): 5
  • STANDARD(S): NGSS.5.ESS1.B

NINE NEWTONS AMUSEMENT PARK

Topic: Forces and Interaction

  • CONTENT AREA: Science, Physical Science
  • GRADE LEVEL(S): 6-8
  • STANDARD(S): NGSS.MS.PS2

RACE AGAINST THE CLOCK

Topic: Motion, Speed, Velocity

  • Content Area: Physics, Motion, Speed, Velocity
  • Ideal Group Size: Small Group / Suggested Time: 45 minutes
  • Recommended Ages: Upper Middle School/High School

RACE CAR

Topic: Simple Machines

  • CONTENT AREA: STEM - Simple Machines
  • RECOMMENDED AGES: Grades 5-8
  • STANDARDS: NGSS PS2 (Motion and Stability)

SAVE THE STARSHIP (Gravity)

  • Content Area: Science, Physics, Gravity
  • Ideal Group Size: Small Group / Suggested Time: 45 minutes
  • Recommended Ages: Middle School/High School

SPACE SIMULATION

Topic: Electric, Magnetic, and Gravitational Forces

  • CONTENT AREA: Science, Physical Science
  • GRADE LEVEL(S): 6-8
  • STANDARD(S): NGSS.MS.PS2.B

THE CELLULAR RESPIRATION RAILROAD

Topic: Chemical Processes of Cellular Respiration

  • CONTENT AREA: Science, Physical Science
  • GRADE LEVEL(S): 6-8
  • STANDARD(S): NGSS.MS.PS3.D

THE CURE

Topic: Chemical Reactions and their Effect on Matter

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

The Mercury 13 (Digital)

  • Game Designer: Breakout EDU
  • Content Area: History, Science
  • Recommended Ages: High School, Adult

THE RESCUE OF DR. CLEE I CRYTTI

Topic: CIRCUITS

  • Content Area: Science, Circuits
  • Ideal Group Size: Whole Class / Suggested Time: 45 minutes
  • Recommended Ages: Elementary/Middle School

VACATE THE CAVE!

Topic: The Scientific Method

  • CONTENT AREA: Science: The Scientific Method
  • RECOMMENDED AGES: Grades 4-8
  • STANDARDS: NGSS MS-ESS2-2 Earth's Systems, MS-ESS3-3 Earth and Human Activity,

WAVY WADING

Topic: Waves and Electromagnetic Radiation

  • CONTENT AREA: Science, Physical Science
  • GRADE LEVEL(S): 6-8
  • STANDARD(S): NGSS.MS.PS4

WHAT'S MY NAME?

Topic: Structure and Properties of Matter

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