Investigating Effervescent Tablets

Investigating Effervescent Tablets

Investigating Effervescent Tablets Humans are innately curious. This curiosity allows us to observe, explore, question, and experiment to understand our environment. This curiosity begins when you start “why” and “how” questions which shows the systematic process of thought and investigation referred to as the scientific method. In this simple activity, you will learn the steps […]

Lung Model Project

Lung Model Project

The Lung Model Project Background Information The respiratory system is an organ system in the body primarily used for gas exchange. In most four-legged animals, the respiratory system generally includes tubes, called the bronchi, which carry air to the lungs, where gas is exchanged. A diaphragm pulls air in and pushes it out. In humans […]

Photosynthesis Lab Activity

Photosynthesis Lab Activity

Investigating the Relationship between Light Intensity and the Rate of Photosynthesis Lab Activity Aquatic plants can be used to demonstrate oxygen evolution in the process of photosynthesis. In theory, when an aquatic plant is placed in a solution containing a source of carbon dioxide (CO2), in the presence of light of appropriate intensity, the plant […]

An Introduction to Bunsen Burner Lab Activity - Teaching Strategies

An Introduction to Bunsen Burner Lab Activity - Teaching Strategies

Teaching your students about Bunsen Burners through a Bunsen Burner lab activity can be fun and informative for everyone involved. With the right materials and safety protocols, you can provide your students with an engaging experience that will help them build understanding of proper laboratory use. Prepare the Lab Area and Materials Before your students […]

Resource Extraction Lab Activity

Resource Extraction Lab Activity

Resource Extraction Simulation Mining is a process of extracting natural resources from the Earth’s crust. Modern mining consists of utilizing machinery to dig for resources which are identified by geologists and geophysicists. Engineers, contractors, governments, and companies then determine the best strategies for extracting these resources. Mining operations often consist of extraction, storage, and transportation […]

Halloween Slime Pumpkin Volcano Experiment

Halloween Slime Pumpkin Volcano Experiment

Halloween Slime Pumpkin Volcano Experiment Background Information: Pumpkins with ghoulish faces and illuminated by candies are a sure sign of the Halloween season. The practice of decorating jack-o’-lantern originated in Ireland, where large turnips and potatoes served as early canvasses. In fact, the name jack-0’lantern, comes from an Irish folktale about a man named Stingy […]