SUCCESSION LESSON PLAN – A COMPLETE SCIENCE LESSON USING THE 5E METHOD OF INSTRUCTION

At the end of this comprehensive ecological succession lesson plan, students will be able to observe, record, and describe the role of ecological succession in a habitat. Each lesson is designed using the 5E method of instruction to ensure maximum comprehension by the students. The following post will walk you through each of the steps and activities from the succession lesson plan. … Read More

Differentiated Inquiry Labs for Middle School Science Teachers

Last week, I shared an article with you about five myths that prevent science teachers from doing more labs in the classroom. This week, I’m going to share with you the myth-busting (<– see what I did there?) solutions which will increase the number of labs a science teacher can do. When I left the classroom, the number one problem … Read More

FOOD WEBS LESSON PLAN – A COMPLETE SCIENCE LESSON USING THE 5E METHOD OF INSTRUCTION

food webs 5E Lesson Plan - Kesler Science

At the end of this comprehensive food webs lesson plan, students will be able to diagram the flow of energy through living systems, including food chains and food webs. Students will also be able to describe food webs within marine, freshwater, and terrestrial ecosystems. Each lesson is designed using the 5E method of instruction to ensure maximum comprehension by the students. … Read More

NATURAL SELECTION LESSON PLAN – A COMPLETE SCIENCE LESSON USING THE 5E METHOD OF INSTRUCTION

natural selection 5E lesson plan - Kesler Science

At the end of this comprehensive natural selection lesson plan, students will be able to identify changes in genetic traits that have occurred over several generations through natural selection and selective breeding, such as the Galapagos Medium Ground Finch or domestic animals. Each lesson is designed using the 5E method of instruction to ensure maximum comprehension by the students. The following … Read More

BIOMES LESSON PLAN – A COMPLETE SCIENCE LESSON USING THE 5E METHOD OF INSTRUCTION

At the end of this comprehensive biomes lesson plan, students will be able to observe and describe how different environments, including microhabitats in schoolyards and biomes, support different varieties of organisms. Each lesson is designed using the 5E method of instruction to ensure maximum comprehension by the students. The following post will walk you through each of the steps and … Read More

ELECTROMAGNETIC SPECTRUM LESSON PLAN – A COMPLETE SCIENCE LESSON USING THE 5E METHOD OF INSTRUCTION

Electromagnetic Spectrum 5E Lesson Plan- Kesler Science

At the end of this comprehensive electromagnetic spectrum lesson plan, students will be able to explore how different wavelengths of the electromagnetic spectrum are used to gain information about distance and properties of objects in the universe. Students will also be able to interpret the electromagnetic spectrum. Each lesson is designed using the 5E method of instruction to ensure maximum comprehension … Read More