This lesson plan is separated based on the 4- level model of inquiry, as outlined in “Simplifying Inquiry Instruction” by Randy L. Bell, Lara Smetana, and Ian Binns (link in resources). This lesson plan will introduce students to inquiry at the same time as introducing chemical reactions in an impactful way.
In this lab, students will design a simple burglar alarm circuit that will demonstrate how an electric circuit works and how electric current flows through electrical wires. read more
Over-arching Inquiry: How can an understanding of Mechanical Advantage and Mechanical Efficiency help to create a useful application for everyday life? (teacher note: you can always have students... read more