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Direction of Acceleration part of MnSTEP Teaching Activity Collection:MnSTEP Activity Mini-collection
In this short lab, students observe the movement of an air bubble in a small level, attached to a toy truck, as it is moved from a stop, to a steady speed and back to a stop. This gives a visual to the concepts positive acceleration, zero acceleration and negative acceleration.

Subject: Physics:Classical Mechanics:Motion in One Dimension

Measuring Liquid Volume part of MnSTEP Teaching Activity Collection:MnSTEP Activity Mini-collection
This activity is an inside lab experiment where the students combine primary colored liquids correctly to create a rainbow.

Subject: Chemistry

Investigating pH of common household substances part of MnSTEP Teaching Activity Collection:MnSTEP Activity Mini-collection
This activity is a classroom lab where students test common household liquids for pH level on the pH continuum, 1-14. They compare and contrast everyday use of the liquids, and how this relates to the liquids' pH property.

Subject: , Chemistry:General Chemistry:Acids & Bases

Growing Lima Beans: Do We Really Need Dirt? part of MnSTEP Teaching Activity Collection:MnSTEP Activity Mini-collection
This activity is an indoor lab investigation where students compare and contrast different growing environments for a lima bean seed and discover the optimal conditions needed for growth.

Subject: Biology

Sink & Spill Lab (Displacement) part of MnSTEP Teaching Activity Collection:MnSTEP Activity Mini-collection
This is in class lab activity where students will explore the buoyant force.

Subject: Physics:Fluid Mechanics

Hanging-out with Galileo part of MnSTEP Teaching Activity Collection:MnSTEP Activity Mini-collection
This activity is a guided lab where the students gather data from different swinging pendulums, compares the results to equation results, and finally draws general conclusions on these results.

Subject: Physics:Oscillations & Waves:Pendulum Motion

Organic Compounds-Testing for Nutrients in Foods part of MnSTEP Teaching Activity Collection:MnSTEP Activity Mini-collection
This activity is a lab where students test for the presence of sugars, starches, proteins and lipids in foods using science process skills and steps in the methods of science.

Subject: Chemistry:Organic Chemistry, Biology:Molecular Biology

Acid-Base Titration of an Eggshell part of MnSTEP Teaching Activity Collection:MnSTEP Activity Mini-collection
This activity is acid-base titration lab where students determine the percent of calcium carbonate in an eggshell.

Subject: Environmental Science:Waste:Toxic and Hazardous Wastes, Chemistry:General Chemistry:Acids & Bases

A Bug's Life: Under A Rock! part of MnSTEP Teaching Activity Collection:MnSTEP Activity Mini-collection
This activity is a biology lab investigation where students create habitats to observe decomposers in a controlled setting.

Subject: Biology:Ecology

Scientific Measurement: Reviewing precision vs. accuracy, Measurement, and Significant Figures part of MnSTEP Teaching Activity Collection:MnSTEP Activity Mini-collection
This is an introductory physics lab where students will review scientific measurement concepts, and then develop a procedure, in which they will use the concepts of proper precision in measurement and significant figures, to determine the density of a marble.

Subject: Physics:General Physics:Measurement/Units, Mathematical Physics, Chemistry