Chocolate Factory: High School Lesson...
This activity from the Florida Advanced Technological Education (FLATE) Center uses two lessons centered around a chocolate factory to help students better understand the "general properties of melting points and emulsions." The first activity, intended for middle or high school students, asks the class reviews emulsion principles and theory before giving them a 'design problem' to guide them in the creation of a candy bar based on what they know about emulsions. A second activity, intended only for high school classes, asks students to compare the composition and melting time of several different kinds of chocolate. Both activities utilize group work and experimentation, and expect the ...
Skepticism 101, the Skeptical Studies Curriculum Resource Center from Skeptic magazine, provides reams of resources built to inspire a critical, even aporetic,...
This excellent site from NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) takes readers on a journey to the Red Planet through an assortment of images, videos, and...
As this illuminating history of the Martian canals controversy notes, when sky gazers began examining the planets through telescopes in the seventeenth century...
In the past several years, news outlets have come alive with more and more information about the past and present of Mars. The source of much of that...
Crash Course Kids is a YouTube video series designed to make science accessible and exciting for late elementary school students. The site opens with a...
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