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What sizes are the planets and how do they move around the sun? part of MnSTEP Activity Mini-collection

Grade Level: Middle (6-8)
Subject: Geoscience:Lunar and Planetary Science
Resource Type: Activities: Activities:Classroom Activity, Field Activity

Investigating Wolf Behavior part of MnSTEP Activity Mini-collection
This activity is a classroom investigation of wolf behavior where students use observational evidence to identify and describe wolf pack structure.

Grade Level: Middle (6-8)
Subject: Biology:Ecology
Resource Type: Activities: Activities:Classroom Activity

Force and Motion: Gravity and Wind Resistance part of MnSTEP Activity Mini-collection
The egg-drop activity is designed to help students develop a deeper understanding of the force created by wind resistance and how it interacts with the force due to Gravity. Students will note how surface area affects the resistance of a falling object as Gravity works on it. Students will record and share observations and questions regarding the experiment.

Grade Level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8)
Subject: Physics:Classical Mechanics
Resource Type: Activities: Activities:Classroom Activity

Overnight Crystals to illustrate solubility concepts part of MnSTEP Activity Mini-collection
This quick-lab provides a concrete experience with crystal formation from saturated salt solutions that can help students make solubility problems more relevant to their experience.

Grade Level: Middle (6-8), High School (9-12)
Subject: , Chemistry:General Chemistry:Mixtures, Solutions, & Compounds
Resource Type: Activities: Activities:Lab Activity, Classroom Activity:Short Activity:Demonstration

Projectile Motion and Gravity part of MnSTEP Activity Mini-collection
This activity is a mini lab where students see the effects of gravity on objects falling from a resting state and objects projected out from the same level.

Grade Level: Middle (6-8)
Subject: Physics:Classical Mechanics
Resource Type: Activities: Activities:Lab Activity

Metric Converstion at a Glance part of MnSTEP Activity Mini-collection
Metric Conversion at a Glance is an easy way to teach students how to convert one metric measurement into another without the use of fractions. It works for one, two and three dimensions length, area and volume.

Grade Level: Middle (6-8), High School (9-12)
Subject: Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry
Resource Type: Activities: Activities:Classroom Activity

Researching, constructing, and testing (student made) Solar Ovens part of MnSTEP Activity Mini-collection
This activity requires students to research, design, construct, and test a solar oven. Students will collect data from their own individual oven to combine with research of "real-life" solar ovens in an activity ending scientific paper.

Grade Level: Middle (6-8)
Subject: Environmental Science:Energy:Renewable & Alternative Energy, Geoscience
Resource Type: Activities: Activities:Classroom Activity, Field Activity

String Scientific Notation/Metric System Demonstration part of MnSTEP Activity Mini-collection
Short demonstration on scientific notation by asking students to place numbers on a number line using string and notecards.

Grade Level: Middle (6-8), High School (9-12)
Subject: Physics, Mathematics, Geoscience, Chemistry, Biology
Resource Type: Activities: Activities:Classroom Activity

Penny in cup - Bernoulli's Principle part of MnSTEP Activity Mini-collection
Fun demo to show Bernoulli's Principle in action.

Grade Level: Middle (6-8), High School (9-12)
Subject: Physics:Fluid Mechanics
Resource Type: Activities: Activities:Classroom Activity:Short Activity:Demonstration, Activities:Lab Activity

Building 3D Models of Atoms part of MnSTEP Activity Mini-collection
This activity is a hands-on building of atoms of elements 1-20.

Grade Level: Middle (6-8), High School (9-12), Intermediate (3-5)
Subject: , Chemistry:General Chemistry:Atomic Structure
Resource Type: Activities: Activities:Lab Activity, Classroom Activity

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