# Seventh Grade Lesson Plans for Science Subjects

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## The “My Very Energetic Mom Just Served Us Nine Planets” acronym is featured in this astronomy lesson

Title – My Very Energetic Mom Just Served Us Nine Planets? By – Floyd Lark Primary Subject – Science Grade Level – VA SOL 6.10 (Can be adopted for other grades) My Very Energetic Mom Just Served Us Nine Planets? Lesson Plan …

Subject:

Science

6, 7

## In this lesson, students can Build a Car (an Index Card Car)

Title – The index card car By – Linda Newcome Subject – Math, Science, Social Studies Grade Level – 4th-8th Objectives: Students will work in pairs using given materials to design and build a car from given materials. Students will learn cooperatively. …

Subjects:

Math, Science, Social Studies

4, 5, 6, 7, 8

## Convex and Concave Lenses

By – Rick Mazey   OBJECTIVES: Students will visually recognize the difference between concave and convex lenses and explain what each does to light.   MATERIALS: 10 plastic cups 10 pennies or spoons Pieces of window glass Small magnifying lens White cardboard …

Subject:

Science

6, 7, 8, 9

## This Experiment looks at the affect of Temperature and Gravity on Seed Germination

Title – GROWING SEASON By – Judy Schneider Primary Subject – Science Secondary Subjects – Science Grade Level – 6 – 8 (adaptable) SCIENCE PROJECT OF THE WEEK GROWING SEASON – Two Projects PROBLEM: How do temperature and gravity affect germination of …

Subject:

Science

6, 7, 8

## Students create a “Let’s Get Cooking” documentary here showing how they used math and science to create a class treat

Title – Let’s Get Cooking With Math By – Karla Lara Primary Subject – Math Secondary Subjects – Science, Math, Computers / Internet Grade Level – 6-8 Concept / Topic to Teach: Using fractions and decimals Understanding weight Choosing, understanding, and cooking …

Subjects:

Computers & Internet, Math, Science

6, 7, 8

## Here is an experiment on “Expanding Ice”

Title – EXPANDING ON ICE By – Judy Schneider Primary Subject – Science Secondary Subjects – Science Grade Level – 6 – 8 (adaptable) SCIENCE PROJECT OF THE WEEK EXPANDING ON ICE PROBLEM: Does frozen water take up more space than …

Subject:

Science

6, 7, 8

## This lesson plan looks at Animals and their Adaptations to the environment

Title – Designer Animal – Animal Adaptations  By – Rachael Kerr Primary Subject – Science Secondary Subjects – Science Grade Level – 5 – 8 This is a useful lesson for teaching animal adaptations. It fits well with Science or Social Studies …

Subject:

Science

5, 6, 7, 8

## Day 7: Students explore different types of renewable energy sources

Title – Do Something about… the Environment 10-Day Unit Day 7: Renewable Energy Sources By – Jordyn Wells/Do Something, Inc./ www.dosomething.org Primary Subject – Science Secondary Subjects – Social Studies, Language Arts Grade Level – 7-12 Unit Information: The following lesson is …

Subjects:

Language Arts, Science, Social Studies

7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12

## In this 1-2 week Biodiversity Preservation Project, students pick the environmental concern they wish to champion

Title – Biodiversity Preservation Project By – Paul K. Hippe Primary Subject – Science Grade Level – 7-8 This 1-2 week project was developed to inspire students to speak out against environmental injustice. This project is in accordance with California State Science …

Subject:

Science

7, 8

## This is a very interesting multidisciplinary lesson on changes in matter with chocolate

Title – Changes of Matter By – Kimmi Grant Subject – Science, Multi-Disciplinary Grade Level – 5-7 A. Goals: The students will be able to describe the changes of matter that occur when chocolate is processed from the bean to the bar. …

Subject:

Science

5, 6, 7

## Your students can find out Why Hot Air Balloons Float with this Experiment

Title – HOT-AIR BALLOONS By – Judy Schneider Primary Subject – Science Secondary Subjects – Science Grade Level – 6 – 8 (adaptable) SCIENCE PROJECT OF THE WEEK HOT-AIR BALLOONS PROBLEM: What keeps a hot-air balloon in the air? How long will …

Subject:

Science

6, 7, 8

## This Experiment determines how Detergent Changes how Water Acts

Title – RED DROP – GREEN DROP By – Judy Schneider Primary Subject – Science Secondary Subjects – Science Grade Level – 6 – 8 (adaptable) SCIENCE PROJECT OF THE WEEK RED DROP – GREEN DROP PROBLEM: How does detergent change the …

Subject:

Science

6, 7, 8

## Students Predict the number of Sections in Citrus Fruit in this Experiment

Title – CITRUS SECTIONS By – Judy Schneider Primary Subject – Science Secondary Subjects – Science Grade Level – 6 – 8 (adaptable) SCIENCE PROJECT OF THE WEEK CITRUS SECTIONS PROBLEM: Can I predict how many sections are in a citrus fruit? …

Subject:

Science

6, 7, 8

## Here’s a great lesson on the science of addiction that uses poetry – part of a full curriculum on prescription drug abuse

Title – Science of Addiction By – MacNeil/Lehrer Productions (with the National Association of School Nurses) Primary Subject – Health / Physical Education Secondary Subjects – Science, Language Arts Grade Level – 6-12 “Science of Addiction” Segment Two Grade Level: Middle/High School …

Subjects:

Language Arts, P.E. & Health, Science

6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12

## Can a paper clip float in air? That’s answered by this Science Experiment

Title – FLYING PAPER CLIPS By – Judy Schneider Primary Subject – Science Secondary Subjects – Science Grade Level – 6 – 8 (adaptable) SCIENCE PROJECT OF THE WEEK FLYING PAPER CLIPS PROBLEM: Can I make a paper clip float in the …

Subject:

Science

6, 7, 8

## “How to make Fake Warts” might make a great Halloween lesson

Title – How to Make Fake Warts By – Miranda Livingston in Mrs. Stebeltons’s class Primary Subject – Science Grade Level – 4-8 1. Put water into a bowl. 2. Add cornstarch. 3. Put the bowl in the freezer. 4. (Let the …

Subject:

Science

4, 5, 6, 7, 8

## Friendly aliens learn about the sun from your class in this well-developed webquest

Title – Discovering the Sun: A Webquest By – Heather Little Primary Subject – Science Secondary Subjects – Computers / Internet Grade Level – 6-12 Grade 8 Science Lab The Mission: Friendly aliens have recently contacted NASA and have communicated that the …

Subject:

Science

6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12

## Day 2: Students learn about greenhouse gases and the power of language

Title – Do Something about… the Environment 10-Day Unit Day 2: It’s getting hot in here! – The Science of Global Warming By – Jordyn Wells/Do Something, Inc./ www.dosomething.org Primary Subject – Science Secondary Subjects – Social Studies, Language Arts  Grade Level …

Subjects:

Language Arts, Science, Social Studies

7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12

## Day 9: Students debate the pros/cons of government involvement in energy conservation

Title – Do Something about… the Environment 10-Day Unit Day 9: The Politics of Energy Conservation By – Jordyn Wells/Do Something, Inc./ www.dosomething.org Primary Subject – Science Secondary Subjects – Social Studies, Language Arts Grade Level – 7-12 Unit Information: The following …

Subjects:

Language Arts, Science, Social Studies

7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12

## Students chart the phases of the moon in this lesson plan

Title – Charting Moon Phases By – Christy McKinzie Primary Subject – Science Grade Level – 7th Why can’t you always see a full moon? The sun shines on the moon, just as it shines on the earth. At any given time, …

Subject:

Science