In this activity, students will be using StoryboardThat to visually communicate their understanding of the Carbon Cycle. By using this technology tool, students will create a short storyboard, using a variety of themes, characters, and textables that will serve as formative assessment for the carbon cycle. Before asking students to login to StoryboardThat and create their simple story, the teacher must have completed his/her lesson on the Carbon Cycle. Students will have the option to either print their work and hand it in to the teacher or share it with the class in the form of a presentation.
Providing an opportunity for students to create a classroom resource that can be shared amongst students can be a helpful tool for students to use. Screencasting has allowed students and teachers to... read more
Categories: Lab/Student Activity
This activity illustrates the effect of intermolecular forces on surface tension of a liquid. Students attempt to place drops of various types of liquids on the face of a penny (or any available... read more
Over-arching Inquiry: Can the understanding of biodiversity help us to analyze the impact of man's actions? Learning Goal: Explain why biodiversity is important to maintaining viable ecosystems;... read more