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Science Curriculum Link

Yellow = Meets Specific Next Generation Science Standard(s) For This Grade Level
Green = Also Recommended For These Grade Levels

Earth's Systems

You may wish to use the following activity while the TS Kennedy is at sea, 1/13 - 2/25

Activity Grade 
Hands-On Experiment: Stacking Water (Density, Salinity) PK-1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 HS

 

You may wish to use the following activity while the MSEP cadets are visiting Bermuda, 2/1 – 2/10

Activity Grade 
Teacher Resource: Limestone Caves PK-1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 HS

 

Engineering

You may wish to use the following activity while the TS Kennedy is at sea, 1/13 - 2/25

Activity Grade 
Hands-On Activity: Lifeboat STEM Challenge PK-1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 HS
Hands-On Activity: Clay Boats PK-1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 HS
Hands-On Activity: Buoyant Boats PK-1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 HS
Links For Teachers: Desalination Activities & Videos (MS/HS) PK-1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 HS
Images For Teachers: Desalination Charts & Diagrams PK-1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 HS
Links For Teachers: Ship Construction Slide Shows PK-1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 HS

 

You may wish to use the following activity while the EM cadets are in Florida, 1/13 – 2/10

Activity Grade 
Handout With Leveled Activities: Tools Of The Day (Set Of 12) PK-1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 HS

 

You may wish to use the following activity while FE  and ESE cadets are in Costa Rica  1/27 – 2/10

Activity Grade 
Links For Teachers: Building A Model Zip-Line (Videos & History) PK-1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 HS
Links For Teachers: Building Dams With Students PK-1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 HS

 

History of the Sea

You may wish to use the following activity while the TS Kennedy is at sea, 1/13 – 2/25

Activity Grade 
Hands-On Activity: Sampling The Ocean Floor PK-1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 HS
Hands-On Activity: The Unseen Ocean Floor PK-1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 HS

 

Human Body

You may wish to use the following activity while the TS Kennedy is at sea, 1/13 – 2/25

Activity Grade 
PowerPoint: Exploring Sea Sickness PK-1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 HS

 

Mater And Energy In Organisms And Ecosystems

You may wish to use the following activities while MSEP cadets are visiting Bermuda, 2/1 – 2/10

Activity Grade 
Student Task: Mangrove Mathematics And Science PK-1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 HS
Computer Game Descriptions: Mangroves PK-1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 HS

 

Pollution/Ecology

You may wish to use the following activity while the TS Kennedy is at sea, 1/13 – 2/25

Activity Grade 
PowerPoint: Thrown Away!  How Long Will It Stay? PK-1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 HS
Student Activity: Making Predictions – Ocean Debris Top 10 PK-1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 HS

 

Ocean

You may wish to use the following activity while the TS Kennedy is at sea, 1/13 – 2/25

Activity Grade 
Calendar: Atlantic Ocean Fact Per Day PK-1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 HS

 

Simple Machines

You may wish to use the following activity while the EM cadets are in Florida, 1/13 – 2/10

Activity Grade 
Student Activity: Simple Machines – Habitat 4 Humanity PK-1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 HS

 

Space Systems: Patterns And Cycles

You may wish to use the following activity while the TS Kennedy is at sea, 1/13 – 2/25

Activity Grade 
Student Recording Sheet: Locating The Big Dipper PK-1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 HS
Hands-On Activity: A Star To Steer Her PK-1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 HS
Hands-On Activity: Azimuth and Altitude PK-1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 HS
Poem &Activities: Twinkle Twinkle  (Florian) PK-1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 HS

 

Structure and the Property of Matter

You may wish to use the following activity while the TS Kennedy is at sea, 1/13 – 2/25

Activity Grade 
Teaching Tips: Fire And Firefighting PK-1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 HS
Hands-On Activity: Fire Triangle PK-1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 HS
Student Sheet: Using A Fire Extinguisher PK-1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 HS
Student Sheet: Types Of Fire PK-1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 HS
Links For Teachers: Desalination Activities & Videos  (ES) PK-1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 HS
Links For Teachers: Rust Experiments, Activities, & Videos (ES) PK-1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 HS
Links For Teachers: Rust Experiments, Activities, & Videos (MS  HS) PK-1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 HS

 

Weather

You may wish to use the following activity while the TS Kennedy is at sea, 1/13 – 2/25

Activity Grade 
PowerPoint: The Plimsoll Line PK-1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 HS
Hands-On Activity: Beaufort Winds Scale X Facts Game PK-1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 HS
Hands-On Activity: Beaufort Winds Scale Matching Game (2-digit #s) PK-1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 HS
Poem &Activities: Today’s A Foggy, Foggy Day (Prelutsky) PK-1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 HS
Poem &Activities: Fog  (Sandburg) PK-1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 HS

 

This activity incorporates all of the winter experiences

Activity Grade 
Poem & Activities: It’s Hot!  It’s Hot! (Florian) PK-1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 HS

 

You may wish to use the following activity while the EM cadets are in Florida, 1/13 – 2/10

Activity Grade 
Reader’s Theater: The Three Little Pigs And The MMA Cadets (H4H) PK-1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 HS
PowerPoint: Analyzing The Data: Exploring Disney World’s Weather PK-1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 HS