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Grade 7 Science Understanding Structures and Mechanisms

Grade 7 Science Understanding Structures and Mechanisms

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Total Pages: 202 pages
Answer Key: Included with rubric
Teaching Duration: 2 months
File Size: 15 MB
File Type: Zip

This 202-page Grade 7 Science Understanding Structures and Mechanisms Unit will help you teach science without a textbook using exciting and cross-curricular lessons. Students will love this engaging and differentiated unit that uses interactive and hands-on learning to explain what structures are and how they function.

  • Curriculum Alignment: Ontario Science Curriculum 2022 – Grade 7 Understanding Structures and Mechanisms

Key Features of This Resource:

✅ Detailed lesson plans
✅ Differentiated lessons and assignments

➡️ Readings
➡️ Videos
➡️ Graphic Organizers
➡️ Group Work
➡️ Projects
➡️ Labs & Inquiries

✅ MP3 audio files of student readings
✅ Detailed unit plan, answer keys, and assessment rubrics
✅ Student assignment choice and variety
✅ Quizzes (PDF and Self-Marking Google Forms)
✅ Unit Test (PDF and Self-Marking Google Forms)
✅ PDF & Google Slides Formats

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    Lesson Overview

    Introduction: Safety Rules
    Lesson 1A: Unit Vocabulary (Tech & No-Tech Versions)
    Lesson 1B: Unit Introduction: Structures and Form
    Lesson 2: Classifying Structures
    Lesson 3: Structures Video Questions
    Lesson 4: Centre of Gravity and Stability
    Lesson 5: Force
    Lesson 6: Show and Tell Assignment
    Lesson 7: Classifying Structures Quiz
    Lesson 8: Internal and External Forces
    Lesson 9: Card Pyramid Activity
    Lesson 10: Symmetry in Structures
    Lesson 11: Structure Failure
    Lesson 12: Manufacturing Factors
    Lesson 13: Loads
    Lesson 14: Structural Safety
    Lesson 15: Design Factors
    Lesson 16: Ergonomic Design
    Lesson 17: Take-Out Container Lab
    Lesson 18: Egg House Lab
    Lesson 19: Unit Review
    Lesson 20: Unit Test

    What Teachers Are Saying About This Resource: 

    1. “Fantastic resource! No prep and easy to post on Google Classroom. Readings are student friendly and easy to follow along.”
    2. “This resource included AWESOME hands on activities.  My class loved building the egg house and are looking forward to the Transformers Video analysis.  Great application- will definitely use again!”
    3. “I LOVE these products for my class. First year teaching 7/8 and they have been a life saver for my sanity. Having easy to use, low prep, easy to follow activities allowed me to actively teach my class and spend less time trying to figure out “how” or “what” I was going to teach!”


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