By the end of grade 8, read and comprehend science/technical texts in the grades 6–8 text complexity band independently and proficiently.

Invasive Species Lesson Plan: Evaluate the impact of changes within an ecosystem

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic, Invasive Species, and addresses the standard of evaluating how biological or physical components impact populations within an ecosystem.Students demonstrate...

Locate an Earthquake’s Epicenter Lesson Plan: Earthquake Game

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 5-8, students play the Earthquake Game, a simulation game that challenges them to find the epicenter of an earthquake and identify when and how powerfully it ...