This is the only icebreaker that I use with my high school science students! I've used it for over 5 years and it is always my favorite day of the year. This icebreaker activity allows you to 1) talk science on day one 2) randomly group students for your seating chart 3) spend time getting to know your students and 4) allowing them to get to know you!
Science With Mrs Lau has super-fun ideas and resources to help her high school students learn about mitosis and meiosis. Learn more about her ideas here.
Biology and Physical Science bell ringers (or exit slips) for high school students! The first 5 minutes of class are the most important in getting your students focused and ready to learn. Don't waste the start of class! Using daily bell ringers changed my classroom culture completely!
Task cards are perfect for high school science classes. Check out my blog post for 14 ways to use task cards with your high school students. AmyBrownScience.com
How to teach Biochemistry with Beads and Pipe Cleaners: Make learning concrete and fun! High School Science with Mrs. Lau's Blog
Let your high school or middle school science class solve the crime while they practice applying the scientific method! Lab instructions, student and teacher worksheets, and materials lists for the activity are included.
High School Science Tests & Worksheets - Biology, Earth Science, Chemistry, and Physics. Print or schedule online at HelpTeaching.com