Found History - Creative writing and critical thinking come together in this L.A. history-inspired, found poetry exercise.
Squirrel Observations- Observe, collect, and analyze data on a popular animal that's easy to find in a schoolyard!
My Wild L.A. - Tell your story about L.A. nature and use it to develop a narrative work and inspire a research project!
Building Blocks of Minerals - Explore the fundamentals of chemistry and engage in inquiry through examining a mineral's composition and structure.
You Can't Fool Me! - Examine the chemical and physical properties of matter by revealing their application to real life situations.
Postulating Pressures - Research a mammal's natural history to try and reveal the selection pressures that drove its evolution, then share findings with a research project.
Sizing 'em Up - Or rather... down. Draw a dinosaur specimen to scale after measuring its length, width and estimating its height.
Dinosaurs and Definitions - Through a research project, examine vocabulary using context to infer the meaning of new words.