6-7 Resources


  • Gifs of unusual levers and gears in motion - Created by: ehadmin Activity Category: Simple & Compound Machines Resource Category: Additional Resources Grade Level: K-1,2-3,4-5,6-7,8-9,10-12 Type of Resource: Website Additional Resource Description: These videos show gears and levers in motion, and pair very well with the Simple and Compound Machine games on Edheads. Website Address (if applicable): http://imgur.com/gallery/ryv4M Standards Type: National Standards, Local Standards […]
  • Scoring Summary printout for Simple Machines by Laura Candler - Activity Category: Simple & Compound Machines Created by: ehadmin Resource Category: Assessments Grade Level: 2-3,4-5,6-7 http://lauracandler.com/filecabinet/science/EdheadsScoringSummary.pdf Link is provided with permission from Laura Candler- http://lauracandler.com/filecabinet/science.php#force Standards Type: National Standards, Local Standards Standards Explained: National- Grade 2, Physical Sciences: Tools and machines are used to apply pushes and pulls (forces) to make things move. Grade 3, […]
  • TED-Ed Periodic Table Videos - Created by: Gail Wheatley Activity Category: Nanoparticles Resource Category: Additional Resources Grade Level: 6-7,8-9,10-12 Type of Resource: Website Additional Resource Description: There is a video for every single element on the periodic table. They’re great for providing a visual look at some of the elements that you may not be able to bring into your […]
  • Nanokids Online Resource - Created by: sbarber Activity Category: Deep Brain Stimulation Resource Category: Additional Resources Grade Level: 6-7 Type of Resource: Website Additional Resource Description: This online resource complements Nanoparticles & Brain Tumors! Nanokids is an online produced by Rice University to educate middle school students about Nanotechnology. Website Address (if applicable): http://cohesion.rice.edu/naturalsciences/nanokids/index.cfm Standards Type: Local Standards Standards […]
  • USA Today Weather Map - Created by: sbarber Activity Category: Weather Resource Category: Additional Resources Grade Level: 6-7 Type of Resource: Website Additional Resource Description: A nice resource that aligns to the Edheads weather game! Connects actual current weather to the virtual game weather! Website Address (if applicable): http://usatoday30.usatoday.com/weather/fronts/latest-fronts-systems.htm Standards Type: Local Standards Standards Explained: Ohio 7th Grade Earth & […]
  • Should middle school students be allowed to have cell phones in school? - Created by: Ginny Activity Category: Design a Cell Phone Resource Category: Additional Resources Grade Level: 6-7 Type of Resource: Website Additional Resource Description: Debate website Note: After the debate, teacher can extend cell phone design unit to include additional design features that could be added to the cell phone so that it could be better […]