WebQuesting students enact Chamber of Commerce roles to learn about economy for a local city and present.
Using a WebQuest, students take on the role of Chamber of Commerce employees and develop informational brochures for a local city. Then, they learn more about the economy of trade and its impact on the local cities and citizens.
To learn about motion, students solve linear motion physics puzzles and work with challenging physics problems.
To solve physics puzzles presented by linear motion, students learn about motion. Students use spreadsheet software to analyze and represent data from a physics problem and then present their physics findings to their peers.
Students anticipate and track the arrival of spring as they plant tulip bulbs and share with other students.
Students anticipate and track the arrival of spring as they plant tulip bulbs and share observations about growth milestones with other student gardeners throughout the Northern Hemisphere.
Community-minded students help a wildlife rehabilitation center analyze small animal injury data.
Community-minded students help a wildlife rehabilitation center analyze small animal injury data. Students report their analysis and recommendations to concerned neighborhood groups to educate others on stewardship of urban wildlife.
Learn effective assessment strategies by examining examples of different kinds of assessments.
Learn about effective assessment strategies by examining examples of different kinds of assessments.
High school student hopes her research linking poor teen body image to unrealistic media portrayals helps change how physical beauty is represented.
High school researcher Elisabeth Burton hopes her work linking poor teen body image, eating disorders, and low self-esteem to unrealistic media portrayals can change how physical beauty is represented in magazines.
Wheeling High School improves graduation rates and fights truancy with an Intel-sponsored program to provide students with engineering skills.
Wheeling High School partners with Intel to improve graduation rates and combat truancy through a statewide STEM initiative, providing students with the education and engineering skills for college or the many manufacturing jobs nearby.