Video Science Lessons

 

Lesson Types:

  • Project instructions: students are led to create an NGSS aligned science project based on self-driven research fueled by their curiosity.
  • Science challenge: activities which deliver background content and demonstrate an activity you can try on your own
  • Fun Science Fridays: mini activities for young children in grades K-5
  • Lunch With A Scientist: science talks for high school students given by professional scientists. These include post-talk resources and are designed to be the beginning of a student project based on the talk material.

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Complete Lesson Library

Weekly Science Challenge: Yeast rising

What makes this well-known fungus grow the most? We’ll show you how to experiment with it and then use your results to bake delicious bread!

Sierra Nevada Ecosystems Lesson Packet

Sierra Nevada Ecosystems Lesson Packet

Learn about the ecosystems of the Sierra Nevada, which makes up the top portion of the watershed serving much of California, and contains up to 50% of the vascular plants in the state.

Water Chemistry Lesson Packet

Water Chemistry Lesson Packet

Learn about the chemical makeup, polarity, and other unique qualities of this substance which covers 71% of the Earth’s surface.