Determine the meaning of symbols, key terms, and other domain-specific words and phrases as they are used in a specific scientific or technical context relevant to grades 6–8 texts and topics.

States of Matter Lesson Plan: Structures and Processes

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic States of Matter, and supports the standard that the atoms in gases, liquids, and solids move and interact differently with changes in temperature or pressure. Students demonstrate understanding through a variety of projects....

Cells Lesson Plan: From Molecules to Organisms

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*Click to open and customize your own copy of the Cells Lesson Plan.  This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic, Cells and supports the standard of recognizing the structure and function of cells....

Weather Lesson Plan: Earth’s Systems  

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*Click to open and customize your own copy of the Weather Lesson Plan. This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Weather, and supports the standard of analyzing how the motions and complex interac...

Autism Lesson Plan: Inheritance and Variation of Traits

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*Click to open and customize your own copy of the Autism Lesson Plan. This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Autism, and supports the standard of understanding and respecting the diversity of h...

Atoms Lesson Plan: Matter and its Interactions

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*Click to open and customize your own copy of the Atoms Lesson Plan.  This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Atoms, and supports the standard of developing models to describe the atomic composi...

Food Chains Lesson Plan: Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics

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*Click to open and customize your own copy of the Food Chains Lesson Plan.  This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Food Chains, and supports the standard of developing a model to describe the m...

Eclipse Lesson Plan: Earth’s Place in the Universe

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*Click to open and customize your own copy of the Eclipse Lesson Plan. This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Eclipse, and supports the standard of analyzing the Earth-Sun-Moon system to descri...

Forces Lesson Plan: Forces and Interactions

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*Click to open and customize your own copy of the Forces Lesson Plan.  This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Forces, and supports the standard of providing evidence of the effects of balanced ...

Space Flight Lesson Plan: Engineering Design

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*Click to open and customize your own copy of the Space Flight Lesson Plan.  This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Space Flight, and supports the standard of describing the types of equipment ...

Seasons Lesson Plan: Earth’s Place in the Universe

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*Click to open and customize your own copy of the Seasons Lesson Plan.  This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Seasons, and supports the standard of using a model to describe the cyclical patte...