Science and Engineering Practices

Grade(s): 8

Subject(s): Science

Year: 2014

Type
Riding the Waves of Sound
Riding the Waves of Sound

Lesson

This lesson focuses on investigating sound, both volume and pitch by engaging students through investigation activities. Along with these activities, direct instruction, and 1:1 activities are...

Design in Sports | Math in the Middle of Design
Design in Sports | Math in the Middle of Design

Video

Did you know design plays a very important role in sports? The mathematics needed to create these designs can be found everywhere in sports from stadiums to racing bikes. A football stadium can bring...
Roaring Rockets
Roaring Rockets

Lesson

In this lesson, students will learn a brief history of rockets, rocket design, and build and test a foam rocket. This lesson can be used in a larger Force and Motion Unit.

Rocket | Hobby Shop
Rocket | Hobby Shop

Interactive

In this science-based game, choose and customize a rocket. Launch your rocket and learn about Newton's Laws.
Bridges | Eye Wonder
Bridges | Eye Wonder

Video

The Eye Wonder team learns all about bridges. D.V. visits a bridge under construction and SCDOT to learn more about the construction and engineering that must occur for a bridge to be built and stay...