Week 1 – The SUN and YOUR SKIN!
9-12: Why Do We HAVE to Wear SUNSCREEN?? & Design Your Own Sunscreen Bottle
Week 2 – Summer Pests 1: Mosquitos- FIGHT THE BITE!
9-12: The Lethal Mosquito & End of the World BATTLE: Humans vs. Mosquitos
Week 3 – Summer Pests 2: Jellyfish- pretty but stingy!!!
9-12: Jellyfish- How Does it Sting? Why are they AWESOME? & Watercolor Jellyfish activity
Week 4 – Science of Ocean Currents- FLOATING on the SURFACE
9-12: How Do Ocean Currents Work?? & Winds vs. Ocean Currents
Week 5 – Science of Ocean Currents- Swimming DEEPER
9-12: Does the Ocean Run out of Oxygen?? & Observing Ocean Salinity
Week 6 – HURRICANES!
9-12: Hurricane- What is a Hurricane? & Think Like a Tree! & Hurricane in a Jar
Week 1 – Mummies, Zombies, & the ‘UnDead’
9-12: Make a Mummy, & Mummy Activity
Week 2 -More of Mummies, Zombies, & the ‘UnDead
9-12: VAMPIRES, ZOMBIE Walk, and the Zombie Apolcalypse & Fake it (Fake Blood) and Make it (Zombie Brain)
Week 3 -Creepy Crawly Insects
9-12: Should We Eat Bugs?, The Bug that Poops Candy & LOTS of Insect Activities
Week 4 -Happy Halloween!!
9-12: Taxonomy of Candy & Erupting Pumpkins
Week 1 – Flying machines: Rockets, Planes, Gliders, Balloons and more!
9-12: Are You Down? & Aerodynamics in Paper Airplanes & Paper Airplanes- The World Record Breaker Paper Airplane & How to Steer
Week 2 – In the Clouds: Weather in the Sky & WORLD SCIENCE DAY, Wednesday November 10
9-12: How do Tornados Form? + Glitter Tornado in a Bottle
Week 3 – Animal Flight: Insects, Birds, Bats and other creatures of the sky!
9-12: How do Birds Fly? + Origami flying cranes (video + Step-by-Step Folds) + Flap to the Future part 1: Game Play
Week 4 – Animal Flight: Insects, Birds, Bats and other creatures of the sky!
9-12: Can Humans Fly? If Superpowers Were Real + Flap to the Future part 2: Create Your Own Bird!
Week 1 – Our Senses and the Tiny World!
Bonus Lesson: The SCIENCE of SNOWFLAKES!
9-12 Video: Atoms & Molecules & DIY Activity: Nails for Breakfast?
Week 2 – Waves in Motion
9-12 VIDEO: Waves in Motion DIY Activity: Build a Wave
Week 3 – Vision & the Tiny ‘Tings We See
9-12 Video: The Spectrum & DIY Activity: PrisMagic!
Week 4 – Light & Shadow
9-12 Video: Electric & Magnetic Fields & DIY Activity: Motorized
Week 1 – My Place in Space
9-12 – Video: https://youtu.be/P6cw5Yv-zqU Activity: My Cosmic Address
Week 2 – Solar System
BONUS LESSON: https://www.lpi.usra.edu/education/skytellers/solar-system/
9-12 – Video: https://youtu.be/zR3Igc3Rhfg Activity: https://www.jpl.nasa.gov/edu/learn/project/make-a-scale-solar-system/ More Info: https://www.lpi.usra.edu/education/skytellers/solar-system/
Week 3 – Staying Alive In Space
9-12 – Video 1: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/what-it-s-like-to-live-on-the-international-space-station-cady-coleman Video 2: https://youtu.be/dAlJAeIqxZ8 Activity: Design A Space Station
Week 4 – Is There Life In Outer Space?
9-12 – Video: https://youtu.be/SgLO10cUC1M Activity: https://www.pbs.org/deepspace/classroom/Activity8.html
Week 1 – Light up your life with NEON!
9-12 – Video: What Makes Neon Signs Glow? & How Japanese Neon Signs are Made Activity: Neon Signs
Week 2 – OH SAY Can you SEE?
9-12 – Video: How Do We See Color? & Which Animal Has the Best Eyesight? & Bioluminescence Activity: Optical Illusion
Week 3 – All the colors of the RAINBOW! Getting down with ROY-G-BIV
9-12– Video: What is a RAINBOW? Activity: Paper Rainbow
Week 4 – Colors in ACTION: The Rare Colors of Nature, Skin Color, Dangerous Colors
9-12– Video: Deadly Colors & Science of Skin Color Activity: Color Me Human
Week 1 – Earthquakes, Continental Drift- Movement on the earth’s crust
9-12 – What is Pangaea? & Why Are Earthquakes Hard to Predict? Activity: Day 1 Crystal Chemisty Kiwi Kits! & Activity Booklet
Week 2 – Crystals & Gemstones
9-12 – Video: How Do Crystals Work? & The Most Colorful Gemstones on Earth Activity: Day 2 Crystal Chemisty Kiwi Kits! & Activity Booklet
Week 3 – The Mountains & the Valleys
9-12 – Video: Why is Mount Everest So Tall? & What Happens when NATURE goes VIRAL? Activity: National Geographic Earth Science Kit
Week 4 – Volcanos, Magma, Eruptions and What’s Happening Under the Crust
9-12 – Video: Iceland’s Superpowered Underground Volcanoes & What Makes Volcanoes Erupt? Activity: National Geographic Kit VOLCANO TIME!
Week 1 – Living on Planet Earth
9-12 – Video: Why is Biodiversity So Important? Activity: BioDiversity & Human Health: Infectious Diseases
Week 2 – Food Webs and Rewilding
9-12 – Video: What is Rewilding?? Activity: Draw a FOOD WEB based on THIS INFO
Week 3 – Evolution & Adaptation of Life on Planet Earth
9-12 – Video: How Life Came to Land & Can Wildlife Adapt to Climate Change? Activity: Animal Camouflage
Week 4 – Habitats and the Animals Who Live There!
9-12 – Video: Why Are Sloths so Slow? & Why Elephants Never Forget, Activity: Habitat in a Shoebox
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