About This Chapter
Who's it for?
This unit of our 7th Grade Science course will benefit homeschool parents by providing them with:
- new ways to teach the concepts in this course
- strategies to engage students during the learning process
- recommended activities and discussion questions to pair with lessons
How it works:
This helpful collection of homeschool resources offers homeschool parents relevant tools to make planning lessons easy.
- Integrate these resources into your educational routine to vary instruction and engage your child.
- Reference our materials as inspiration for your lesson plans, activities, and assignments.
1. Life Cycle Lesson Plan
Use this lesson plan to teach your students about a life cycle. A video lesson defines the term and provides examples of types of life cycles and their stages as students interact with content to show understanding.
2. Mitochondria Lesson Plan
Our cells depend very heavily on mitochondria to produce energy. The video lesson, mitochondria design activity and worksheet will provide an interesting way for your students to learn about mitochondria.
3. Limiting Factors of Population Growth Lesson Plan
Populations increase and decrease based on various factors. Students will learn about the limiting factors of population growth in this lesson. They will read, answer questions, take a quiz and complete an activity.
4. Natural Selection Lesson Plan
Use our Study.com video lesson to teach students about natural selection, and help students examine Darwin's ideas of natural selection by evaluating their traits. Consider extra activities and related lessons for deeper exploration of this topic.
5. Dimensions of Health Lesson Plan
Use this lesson plan to help students learn about the dimensions of health and wellness and develop a personal action plan. They will watch a video lesson, participate in discussion questions and take a quiz before developing a plan of their own.
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