CSSI 2010 Lesson Plans

The PGCPS participants in the 2010 Chemistry Summer Science Institute generated the lesson plans and materials below.  Hope you find them useful in your classroom.                                                            CSSI 2010 Home Page

Tooling Around  Activity designed for grade 4 but adaptable up to grade 8 on what measuring tools are appropriate for various tasks.
Lesson Plan (doc)
Measurement Worksheet (doc)
Tools worksheet for minibook (pdf)
Make Your Own Minibook (ppt)
Example of a Minibook (ppt)
Overview of the lesson (ppt)

Prepared by: Kathy Bechtold, Christine Davis, Cynthia Frank, Jo'An Guzman
Chemical Changes   Activity designed for 5th grade but adaptable from 4-8.
Chemical Changes Activity (doc)
Wanted Poster (ppt)
Overview of the lesson (ppt)






Prepared by: Kathy Bechtold, Christine Davis, Cynthia Frank, Jo'An Guzman
Change of States for Water Grade 5 activity on the changes of state for water
Lesson Plan
Power Point Overview of Lesson

Prepared By: Clark Baker, Keitra Barbour,Patrick Macana, Kristine Joy Mortiz

Conservation of Matter  Activity designed with stations for 5th grade on how matter is conserved in physical changes
Lesson Plan
PowerPoint Overview of Lesson
Conservation of Matter Activity

Prepared By: Clark Baker, Keitra Barbour,Patrick Macana, Kristine Joy Mortiz

Support by (MSP)2 NSF grant # 0831970