WVSTA Share-a-thon Resources

Engineering Design posters are linked at the bottom.

 

After seeing all the wonderful resources at the WVSTA 2018 Share-a-thon you probably want to get your hands on them! Here are links to download those resources. They are organized into high and middle school and then by standard.

 

Elementary School      
CSO(s) Title Author Files
HS-ESS1-5 Plate Boundaries Activity Meghan Hartwell Plate Boundaries Activity
4-ESS2-1 Weathering & Erosion Cassandra Sisler

Weathering & Erosion

Weathering & Erosion Teacher

Weathering & Erosion DIY

Middle School      
CSO(s) Title Author Files
S.6.ESS.3 Scale Model of the Solar System Laura Bohrer Scale Model of the Solar System
S.6.ESS.4 Field Journal Fridays Stephanie Walz Field Journal Fridays
S.6.ESS.4 & S.6.ESS.5 The Hydrologic Cycle Danyelle Schoonmaker The Hydrologic Cycle
S.7.ESS.5 & S.7.ESS.6 Layers of Earth Play-doh Lab Julie Gruber Layer of Earth Play-doh Lab

Play-doh ingredients

S.7.ESS.1, S.7.ESS.2, S. 6-8.ETS.4 Cloud in a Bottle Denise Sharp Cloud in a Bottle
S.8.ESS.1 World Population Lab Courtney Cremeans-Coleman World Population Lab
MS-ESS1-1 Phases of the Moon Luke Tackett Moon Phases Worksheet

Moon Phase Handout

Image 1

Image 2

Image 3

MS-ESS2-2 Bottle Model of Earth's Layers Morgan Poling Bottle Model of Earth's Layers
High School      
CSO(s) Title Author Files
S.9.ESS.2 Exploring the Ultraviolet Light form the Sun Erin Fultineer Exploring the Ultraviolet Light from the Sun

Exploring the Ultraviolet Light from the Sun handout

S.9.ESS.5 Nature of the Athenosphere Catherine Carter Lab - Nature of the Athenosphere
S.9.ESS.7 Stream Table Lab Mollie Craven Stream Table Lab
S.9.ESS.13, S.9.ESS.14, S.9.ESS.15,

S.9.ESS.16, S.9.ESS.18

Choose Your Own Conservation Adventure Kathryn Hottinger Choose Your Own Conservation Adventure

Engineering Challenge

HS-ESS1-5 Mapping the Ocean Floor Eric Canady Mapping the Ocean Floor
HS-ESS2-3 Slinky Lab - Earthquakes and Seismic Waves Dareth Swentzel Slinky Lab
HS-ESS2-D Weather Station Lab Bryan Schuerman Weather Station Lab
HS-ESS3-1 Water Water Anywhere Karen Mauro Water Water Anywhere

 

Also take a look at these resources from the WVSTA 2017 Share-a-thon, you probably want to get your hands on them! Here are links to download those resources. They are organized into high and middle school and then by standard.

 

Middle School      
CSO(s) Title Author Files

S.6.ESS.1, S.6.ESS.2,

S.6.ESS.3

Grudgeball Katie Ware Grudgeball
S.6.ESS.3 Solar System on the Field Diana Boston Solar System on the Field
S.7.ESS.1, S.9.ESS.10, S.9.ESS.13 The Crayon Rock Cycle/Model of Three Faults Debbie Robbins

The Crayon Rock Cycle

Fault Model

Model of Three Faults

S.7.ESS.3, S.7.ESS.4 Layers of Earth Megan Bradfield Layers of Earth Activity
S.7.ESS.4, S.7.ESS.6,
S.6-8.L.16
Rock Laws with Legos Alicen Adkins Rock Laws with Legos
Standards
S.7.ESS.4, S.8.LS.6 Stamper Record Emily Helton Stamper Record
S.7.ESS.4, S.9.ESS.6 Dating Popcorn Rhonda Wood Dating Popcorn
S.7.ESS.5 Making Waves Activity Samantha Blair Making Waves Activity

Making Waves Handout

S.8.ESS.1 Exploring Carbon in the Future Catherine Waller Applet Instructions Student WS

Exploring Carbon in the Future

MEMO- To Planetary Earth Council Members

Student Dilemmas

High School    

 

CSO(s) Title Author Files

S.9.ESS.4

Planetary Orbits Lab Robin Stout Planetary Orbits Lab
S.9.ESS.6 The Crayon Rock Cycle Nikki Moriarty The Crayon Rock Cycle
S.9.ESS.7, S.9.ESS.8 How Much Water Do You Use Samantha Rogers

How Much Water Do You Use

How Much Water Do You Use TE

S.9.ESS.7 Understanding Topographic Maps Bill Dimsdale Understanding Topographic Maps Activity
S.9.ESS.10 Drip, Drop, Water is the Plot Linda Wollaber

Drip, Drop, Water is the Plot

Drip, Drop, Water is the Plot - Booklet

S.9.ESS.10 Frost Wedging Holly Cain Frost Wedging
S.9.ESS.13 Solar Oven Carla Snell Solar Oven
S.9.ESS.15,S.HS.ETS.1,S.HS.ETS.2,S.HS.ETS.3 Quick Spaghetti Earthquake Structure Lab Marc Smith Quick Spaghetti Earthquake Structure Lab
S.HS.ETS.2 Blowing in the Wind Mae Stevens

Blowing in the Wind

Blowing in the Wind - Teacher

S.9-10.L.2, S.9-10.L.4, S.9-10.L.5, S.9-10.L.6, S.9-10.L.9, S.9-10.L.13, S.9-10. L.14

Pull Apart Novel Stacey Simons Pull Apart Novel
S.9-10.L.19, S.9.ESS.5 Ride the Rock Cycle Game Rebecca Spicher

Ride the Rock Cycle handout 1

Ride the Rock cycle handout 2

Ride the Rock Cycle ID Writing

 

   Crash Landing Amber Lafferty Crash Landing

 

Also take a look at these resources from the WVSTA 2016 Share-a-thon, you probably want to get your hands on them! Here are links to download those resources. They are organized into high and middle school and then by standard.

 

Middle School      
CSO Title Author Files
S.5.GS.12 & S.5.GS.12 Earth's place in the universe Alicia Haugen  
S.6.LS.6 Rocks & Minerals/Rock Cycle Mary Dolan

Rock Cycle

Rock & Mineral ID

Rock & Mineral ID 1

Rock & Mineral ID Key

S.6.ESS.7 Earthquakes and Volcanoes Greg Page Powerpoint Outline
S.7.ESS.1 & S.7.ESS.2 Plate Tectonics Christina Sterck PT Lessons
S.7.ESS.1 Water cycle Daniel Hodges & Amanda Hevener

Getting to know the Water Cycle

Portable Word Wall

The Water Cycle LP

The Water Cycle pre & post test

S.7.ESS.5 FOSS Earth History Carolyn Hizer Plate Models
S.8.PS.2, S.6-8.L.3, & S.8.ESS.1 Interactive Science Notebooks Jessie Butcher & Davita Melander Notebooks Lesson
       
High School      
CSO Title Author Files
S.9.ESS.1 Kinesthetic Evolution Chloe Bland & Michael Stover Kinesthetic Lesson
S.9.ESS.2 Composition of the matter in the universe Angela Hollida & Peggy Moore Composition Lesson
S.9.ESS.5 FOSS Earth History Carolyn Hizer Plate Models
S.9.ESS.7 Mineral Identification Lorrie Mottesheard Mineral ID lab
S.9.ESS.8 Topographic Map Deb Martin Topographic Map lab
S.9.ESS.9 Thermal Convection Mary Lou Houben

Convection Lab

Plate Tectonics

S.9.ESS.10 Properties of water Melinda Carpenter & Teresa Cogar Beaches
S.9.ESS.10 Properties of water 2 Rebecca Cooper Watershed Lab
S.9.ESS.10 Water Journal Josh Revels

Water Booklet

WaterProp1

WaterProp2

WaterProp3

S.9.ESS.11 Carbon Cycle James Bunner

Carbon Cycle Journey

Carbon Cycle

S.9.ESS.11 Carbon Cycle Kim Clark & Marjorie Boyd

Carbon Move

Carbon Move Extras

S.9.ESS.13 Data Predictions  Ellen Johnson & Tamara Westfall ESS LP
S.9.ESS.13 Earth's atmosphere Andrea Carr & Ashley Chouinard

Rubric

Solar Angel Lab

Thermal Energy Lab

Web Page Design

Web Page Rubric

S.9.ESS.14 Data Predictions Ellen Johnson & Tamara Westfall ESS LP
S.9.ESS.15 GIS and GPS Adam Hamrick Lesson Plan
S.9.ESS.15 Biomagnification Jessica Russler

Biomagnification DDT Slips

Biomagnification Lesson

S.9.ESS.17 GIS and GPS Adam Hamrick Lesson Plan
S.HS.ETS.1, S.HS.ETS.2, & S.9-10.L Interpreting maps James Johnson GPS Engineering
S.HS.ETS.3 GPS Commercial  Elizabeth Wasiluk

Finding the Market

Teaching Transparency

Reading A

Reading B

Potato Mountain

Topographical Map reading

Engineering Design posters from WVSTA 2018.

Middle School      
CSO Title Author Files
S.6-8.ETS.2, S.6-8.ETS.3, S.6-8.ETS.4 Using Straw Rockets to Launch into Engineering Design Alicen Adkins Straw Rockets
S.6.ESS.7, S.6-8.ETS.2, & S.6-8.ETS.4 Flood Barrier Boxes Katie Ware Flood Barrier Boxes
S.6-8.ETS.2, S.6-8.ETS.3, & S.HS.ETS.2 Designing Seismometers Nikki Moriarty Designing Seisometers
S.6-8.ETS.2 Airbags- Not just hot air Catherine Waller Airbags
S.6-8.ETS.2, S.7.ESS.1, & S.7.ESS.2 The Water-Moving Olympics Emily Helton The Water-Moving Olympics
S.8.PS.2 Engineering Bio-Plastics: Understanding Natural and Synthetic Materials Using a Hands-on Lab Megan Bradfield Engineering Bio-Plastics
High School      
CSO Title Author Files
S.9.ESS.14, S.9.ESS.15, S.HS. ETS.1, S.HS. ETS.2, S.HS. ETS.3 Mitigating the Effects of Climate Change on Reservoir Evaporation Rhonda Wood Reservoir Evaporation
S.HS.ETS.2, S.6-8.ETS.2, S.6-8.ETS.4 Just Like Kidneys: Semipermeable Membrane Prototypes Stacey Markley Just Like Kidneys
HS-ESS2-5, HS-ESS2-6, HS-ESS3-1, S.HS.ETS.3 Flood Protection Structures Samantha Blair Flood Protection Structures
S.HS.ETS.2 & S.9-10.L.16 Designing Lunar Habitats Linda Wollaber Designing Lunar Habitats
HS-ESS3-1 & HS-ETS1-3 Helping Haiti: Earthquake Resistant Structures Holly Cain Helping Haiti
S.HS.ETS.1 & S.HS.ETS.3 Reducing the Urban Heat Island Effect on Rooftops Carla Snell Reducing Urban Heat Island
S.HS.ETS.3 Building a Model House to Withstand a Hurricane Samantha Rogers Hurricane
S.HS.ETS.3 Water Washing: Creating Meaningful Engineering Connections in the Biology Classroom Rebecca Spicher Water Washing