Lesson Plans

Science is about ideas. Teaching is about bringing it to life.

Use these free lesson plans to turn your classroom into a lab and let the magic of “doing” begin! Engage your students with topics relevant to their life to underscore the power of science that impacts our world, and more.

molecules
K-2

Fun with Adhesives

Students work together to come up with an inventive solution for homemade glue.
beakers filled with liquid
K-2

In the Mix

Students explore how knowledge of the properties of objects (mainly size) can be useful for separating mixtures.
Shadows cast by people crossing the street in the rain
K-2

Light and Shadow

Students gain a foundational understanding of light by studying how it interacts with different objects.
Ocean view from the beach
K-2

Oil Spill Clean-up

Students discover the negative effects oil spills can have on animals and the environment, as well as, helpful information on how to lessen these effects.
recycling logo
K-2

Recycling: Old Made New

Students explore different items that can be recycled and observe and compare the differences between various paper products.
hands and dirt
K-2

Slippery Soil

Students discuss deforestation's impact on land, water, air, and other living things and design eco-friendly community models.