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.

Computer Coding Lesson Plan: Creative Coding

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 3-12, students explore BrainPOP resources to learn about topics related to computer coding. Then they’ll show what they know about the topic by completing one...

Forming Ionic Compounds Lesson Plan: Collisions Ionic Bonding

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This lesson plan, adaptable for grades 5-8, features the game Collisions: Ionic Bonding. The game challenges students to build ionic compounds that satisfy target ratios. As they move up levels, the c...

Create Your Own Bird Lesson Plan: Flap to the Future

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This lesson plan--developed by the BirdSleuth K-12 project at the Cornell Lab of Ornithology--is adaptable for grades 3-12 and features Flap to the Future, a game designed for students to explore and ...

Bird Flight Lesson Plan: Flap to the Future

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This lesson plan--developed by the BirdSleuth K-12 project at the Cornell Lab of Ornithology--is adaptable for grades 3-12 and features Flap to the Future, a game designed for students to explore and ...

What Makes a Dinosaur a Bird Lesson Plan: Flap to the Future

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This lesson plan--developed by the BirdSleuth K-12 project at the Cornell Lab of Ornithology--is adaptable for grades 3-12 and features Flap to the Future, a game designed for students to explore and ...

Trout Anatomy Lesson Plan: Build-A-Trout Interactive

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 3-8, students use the interactive simulation Build-A-Trout to explore a trout’s organs and understand how they work in relation to each other. Working in pair...

Fungal Cell Lesson Plan: Build-A-Cell Interactive

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 3-8, students use the drag-and-drop game Build-a-Cell: Fungal to explore the organelles that make up a fungal cell. Working in pairs or small groups, students...

Bacterial Cell Lesson Plan: Build-A-Cell Interactive

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 3-8, students use the drag-and-drop game Build-A-Cell: Bacterial to explore the organelles that make up a bacterial cell. Working in pairs or small groups, st...

Animal Cell Lesson Plan: Build-A-Cell Interactive

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 3-8, students use the drag-and-drop game Build-A-Cell: Animal to explore the organelles that make up an animal cell. Working in pairs or small groups, student...

Plant Cell Lesson Plan: Build-A-Cell Interactive

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 3-8, students use the drag-and-drop game Build-A-Cell: Plant to explore the organelles that make up a plant cell. Working in pairs or small groups, students d...