Equipment
K-3 Math

## Measurable Attributes

• Standards K.MD.A.1, K.MD.A.2, 1.MD.A.2, 1.G.A.1, 2.MD.A.1
• Lesson Plan (Word Document)
• Notes

K-3 Science

## Peppermint Particle Motion (Energy)

• Standards: 3.PS.1
• Lesson Plan (Word Document)
• Worksheets
• Materials Needed: 3 Plastic Cups; 1 250-mL beaker; Cold, Hot, and Room Temperature Water; Food Coloring (any color); Flipchart or Whiteboard, Markers, Science Notebooks, Serving Tray, Marbles

## Beak of the Finch

• Standards: 2.LS2.1, 3.LS4.1, 3.LS4.2
• Lesson Plan (Word Document)
• Worksheets
• Materials Needed: Computer/Projector/Screen, OpenSciEd 8.5 Lesson 7 Slides, Multiple Styrofoam Balls, Rice, Toothpicks, Marbles, A Box Lid/Serving Tray

K-8 Computer Science

## Peppermint Particle Motion (Energy)

• Standards: 4.PS3.1
• Lesson Plan (Word Document)
• Worksheets
• Materials Needed: 3 Plastic Cups; 1 250-mL beaker; Cold, Hot, and Room Temperature Water; Food Coloring (any color); Flipchart or Whiteboard, Markers, Science Notebooks, Serving Tray, Marbles

## Dividing Fractions

• Standards: 5.NF.B.7a & 5.NF.B.7c
• Lesson Plan (Word Document)

## Kool-Aid Oobleck

• Standards: 5.NF.A.1, 5.NF.A.2
• Lesson Plan (Word Document)

## Beak of the Finch

• Standards: 5.LS4.1
• Lesson Plan (Word Document)
• Worksheets
• Materials Needed: Computer/Projector/Screen, OpenSciEd 8.5 Lesson 7 Slides, Multiple Styrofoam Balls, Rice, Toothpicks, Marbles, A Box Lid/Serving Tray

## How Should You Spin a Spinner?

• Standards: 6.SP.B.4, SMP3, SMP5, SMP6
• Files: Lesson Plan (Word Document), Materials (Word Document)
• STEM Center kit includes: Spinners

## Peppermint Particle Motion (Energy)

• Standards: 6.PS3.4
• Lesson Plan (Word Document)
• Worksheets
• Materials Needed: 3 Plastic Cups; 1 250-mL beaker; Cold, Hot, and Room Temperature Water; Food Coloring (any color); Flipchart or Whiteboard, Markers, Science Notebooks, Serving Tray, Marbles

## Bug Race

• Standards: 7.RP.A.2, SMP1, SMP3, SMP4, Math Literacy Skill 4
• Files: Lesson Plan (Word Document), Materials

## Bug Race

• Standards: 7.RP.A.2, SMP1, SMP3, SMP4, Math Literacy Skill 4
• Files: Lesson Plan (Word Document), Materials

## Acceleration and Constant Motion

Weakley County Budget (Word Document)

Algebra

## Domains

• Standards: A1.F.IF.B.4
• Files: Lesson Plan (Word Document)

## Intersections

• Standards: A1.A.REI.D.6, A2.A.REI.D.6, SMP1, SMP3, SMP5
• Files: Lesson Plan (Word Document), Materials

Geometry

## Triangles

• Standards: G.CO.C.10
• Files: Lesson Plan (Word Document)
• Materials: graph paper, dimes, 12-inch rulers

## Leaning Tower of PISA

Probability and Statistics

Robot
Biology

Chemistry

## Balance Eq Escape

• Files: Lesson Plan (Word Document), Procedure (Word Document)
• Contact Dr. Elliott at the STEM Center for more information about the breakout activity and associated equipment.

## Build a Battery

• Materials: Copper Washers, Zinc Washers, Water, Salt, Felt Washers or Paper to Soak the Salt Water
• Note: Pennies and Dimes/Nickels/Quarters can be used instead of Copper and Zinc Washers. If used, Pennies act as the Copper and the Dimes/Nickels/Quarters act as Nickel (functioning in the same manner as Zinc).

## Limiting Reactant -- Chalk

• Lesson (Word Document)
• Materials: 0.5 M CaCl2, 1.5 M Na2CO3, 25 mL (or Larger) Graduated Cylinders, Erlenmeyer Flasks (or Beakers), Watch Glasses, Filter Paper, Funnels

## Molecules in Motion

• Materials: Bell Jar, Vacuum Pump, Marshmellows, Small Beaker or Cup, Water