Biology and Life Sciences

Biology and Life Sciences Lesson Plans

  •  Bones
    • Learn about bones through making “floppy bones,” playing Simon Says, and making your own skeleton!
  •  Cohesion Experiment 2
    • Learn about cohesion and surface tension by using pennies and other household items!
  • DNA Exploration
  • DNA Modeling with Candy
    • Make your own model of DNA using Twizzlers and marshmallows!
  • Density
    • Learn about density while making your own lava lamp!
  • Exploring Evolution
    • Go on an excavation to learn more about evolution!
  • Eyes
    • Curious about how the eyes work? Learn about optics using everyday items!
  • Genetic Inheritance
  • Germs
    • Learn how germs spread!
  • Lungs and Pressure
    • Learn about Bernoulli’s ideas about air pressure and how they relate to the human lung!
  • Milk
    • Learn about the different proteins in milk, and also make “milk fireworks”!
  • Senses
    • Learn about the “other” senses that humans have!
  • Senses Experiment 2
    • Learn about the four senses!
  • Sound
    • Learn about sound waves and make your own guitar!
  • Sound Vibration
    • Learn how you can “see” sound!
  • Stethoscope: Learn what doctors examine to make sure you’re healthy!
  • Sugar
    • Do you like sugar? Learn about the science surrounding it!
  • Taste
    • Learn how humans taste and see if you are a “super-taster”
  • Tasting and Smelling
    • Is it possible to trick your senses?  See how tasting and smelling are related!
  • Vitamin C
    • Learn abut Vitamin C and its importance for our health!