Secondary science

Spark curiosity and engage students with hands-on secondary science activities and experiments. Explore top ideas to make learning science fun and interactive.
Chemistry Lessons, Ideas, 5th Grade Science, Scientific Method Middle School, Science Practices, Science Method, Upper Elementary Science, Science Lessons, Teaching Scientific Method

About 10 years ago, I attended a 2-day professional development over the summer for implementing math spiral review. The PD was high-quality, but there was one problem. I wasn’t teaching math that year and desperately needed to be planning for science. While participating in the session, my synapses started firing. I was going to try ... Read more

Megan Hall
Science Lab Supply List - WELCOME TO SCIENCE LESSONS THAT ROCK Ideas, Biology Lessons, Science Lab, Middle School Science Lab, Science Education, Biology Labs, Elementary Science, Science Lessons, Secondary Science

Are you teaching a new science class for the first time? Are you overwhelmed with what lab supplies you will need and how to spend (or save) your budget? I’ve taught biology for many years, and compiled a list of 20 must-have items to get you started. Some materials can be found at the dollar ... Read more

Tony Curtis
6th Grade Science, Middle School Science, High School, Teaching Science, Secondary Science, Student Centered Activities, Science Lessons, Teaching Middle School, Teaching High School

If you are a secondary science teacher, I can bet that you are probably pretty tired from all of the responsibilities that go into your job. It can be hard to come up with ways to engage students in your classroom that don't require a TON of behind-the-scenes prep work on your end. But have no fear, I am here to share my FAVORITE no-prep student-centered activities with you.

Angela Rodgers
High School, Middle School Science, High School Science Activities, Science Lesson Plans Middle School, Middle School Science Teacher, High School Science Teacher, High School Activities, High School Stem Activities, Middle School Science Classroom

So the 1st day of school in high school science is approaching and you don't know what exactly to do with your students. There is so much

Angela Wood
Ap Biology, High School, Biology Lessons, Cell Biology, Cells Activity, Secondary Science, Science Cells, Biology Classroom, Cell Organelles Activities

I’ve got a super fun and engaging activity that your students will be talking about long after it’s over! I have been hosting my cell organelles speed dating event for many years and it never fails to fully engage my Biology kiddos. It’s easy to set up, student-directed, and is perfect for introducing organelles at ... Read more