7th Grade Modules

1) DNA

A. DNA 3-D Simulation

B. DNA 5-E Plan

C. Powerpoint

2) Modeling Mitosis (published in ALEX)

A. Pre and Post Test

BMitosis Powerpoint

C. Teacher Pre-Lab Guide

D. Pre and Post Test with answers

E. Powerpoint

F. Student Lab Guide 1

G. Student Lab Guide 2

H) Human Cheek Lab

I) Human Cheek Lab with answers

3) Osmosis and Diffusion(published in ALEX)

A. Osmosis and Diffusion Powerpoint

B. Osmosis and Diffusion video

4) Barn Owl Pellet Lab (published in ALEX)

A. Owl Pellet Powerpoint

B. Rat Pellet video 

5) Meiosis 3-D Simulation

6) Nanotechnology and Biomimicry Powerpoint

7) Cell of Ozland (published in ALEX)

A. 5-E Inquiry Plan

B. Supplemental Documents

C. Powerpoint

D. Pinwheel Template

8) Plant's Nanomachinery for Photosynthesis and Nanotechnology for Solar Energy Conversion (published in ALEX)

9) Modeling Meiosis and Gamete Formation (published in ALEX)

A. Meiosis 5-E Plan

B. Meiosis Powerpoint

C. Pretest and Post Test for Meiosis with Answers

D. Pretest and Post Test for Meiosis without Answers

E. A Survey of My Traits

F. Karotyping Activity - Meiosis

G. Questions to Ponder

H. Student Lab Sheet

I.  Student Lab Sheet II

J.  Teacher Pre Lab Guide

K. Taboo Cards for Meiosis

L.  Student Lab Guide Meiotic Microscope Observation

M. Student Answer Sheet: Lab Guide Part I Modeling Meiosis

10) Sickle Cell, The Sticky Cell

A. Sickle Cell, The Sticky Cell 5-E Plan

B. Sickle Cell, The Sticky Cell Powerpoint

C. Cellular Structure and Function (published in ALEX)

D. Cellular Structure and Function Test

E. Teacher Notes and Pictures

D. Punnett Square Activity

11) Self Assembly and Protein Folding

A. 5-E Plan

B. Experiment

C. Card Activity

D. PowerPoint

E. Case Study 1

F. Case Study 2

G. Case Study 3

H. Guess My Size: Handout

I. Guess My Size: PowerPoint

12) Finding Nano in the Trees

A. 5-E Inquiry Plan

B. PowerPoint

13) Biomineralization: Why are Abalone Shells so Strong and Shiny?

A. 5-E Inquiry Plan

B. PowerPoint

C. Worksheet

14) Cancer Treatment with Nanotechnology: Can nanotubes “find” cancer cells?

A. Experiment Protocol

B. Example of Collected Data

C. PowerPoint

15) The Punnett Square Shuffle

16) DNA at the Hands of a Nanopore

17) Wanted: Dead or Alive

A. Powerpoint

18) Immunology Using ELISA Simulation (published in ALEX)

A) 5-E Inquiry Plan

B) ELISA Pre and Post Test

C) ELISA Pre and Post Test with Answers

D) Teacher-What Are You Spreading

E) Teacher Manual Sample

F) Powerpoint

G) Student Lab Guide - What Are You Spreading

H) Student Guide #1

I) Student Guide #2

J) Student Guide #3

K) Student Guide #4

L) Student Guide #5

M) Student Guide #6

N) Mosquitoe Cycle

19) Flower and Fruit Dissection with Microscopic Observation of the Lily Anther and Ovulary (published in ALEX)

A) 5-E Inquiry Plan

B) Teacher Preparation

C) Pre and Post Test

D) Fruit Dissection Lab

E) Powerpoint

F) Handout A

G) Observation of Microscope Slides

H) Fruits to Dissect

I) Pre and Post Test with answers

J) Handout B

K) Taboo Rules

L) Background Information

M) Score Sheet for Taboo Game

N) Observation of the Lily Anther Lab

O) Questions to Ponder with answers

P) Flower Collection Card

20) Virus Modeling Lab (published in ALEX)

A) Viral Recognition of a Target Cell 3

B) 5-E Inquiry Plan

C) Pre-Post Test

D) Pre-Post Test with Answers

E) Virus Criss Cross Puzzle

F) Virus Presentation

G) Apply Your Writing Skills to the Following

H) Virus Criss Cross Puzzle Answer Key

I) Viral Recognition of a Target Cell 2

J) Virus Bingo

K) Viruses Word Search Grid

L) Viral Recognition of a Target Cell 6

M) Viral Recognition of a Target Cell 1

N) Word Search Grid Answers

O) Virus Modeling Lab - Student Instructions

P) Virus Modeling Lab for Teachers

Q) Viral Recognition of a Target Cell 5

R) Teacher Lab Guide for Elaborate

S) Viral Recognition of a Target Cell 4

21) Investigation of Heating and Cooling of the Earth's Surface with a Focus on the Tundra Biome

A) 5-E Inquiry Plan

B) Pre-Post Test

C) Pre-Post Test with Answers

D) Pre-Post Test Video Worksheet

E) Teacher Lab Guide

F) Student Background Information of Topo Maps

G) Topo Map with Latitudes

H) Isotherm Map

I) Student Background and Instruction for Activity 1 Part A

22. What Do You Know? We've Got Clean H20!: Nano Filtration

A. 5-E Inquiry Plan

B. Nanofiltration-Student Worksheet Guided- Notes

C. Nanofiltration Crossword

D. Nanofiltration Post Test Exercise

E. Nanofiltration Post Test Exercise Rubric

F.Nanofiltration Pre Test

G. Nanofiltration Crossword Solution

H.Power point

I. Microwave assisted Synthesis of Silver Nanoparticles on Filter Paper

J. Nano Handout