C-STEM Electronic Resources
A Water Quality Curriculum for Earth and Environmental Science classes in NC
A water quality curriculum and resource guide from the NC Standard Course of Study for Earth/Environmental Science for NC high school students and teachers. Covers the importance of water quality, monitoring, and maintaining water quality, and the impacts individual choices and actions have on water qualities. Activities are coordinated with a series of videos, demonstrations, classroom activities, homework and quizzes.
5-8 Science Lesson Resources
A variety of science lessons including subjects like density, biology, states of matter, etc. Also includes "Webmaster SciGuides" for additional resources.
6th Grade Math-Walkaway Problem
Shannon Cecil's (teacher) Geometry and Measurement Portfolio. She describes different lessons she taught her students (mainly Algebra 1 students) and her justification for the lessons.
A Classroom Novel for Under the Black Flag
A study about the novel "Under the Black Flag." The book tells the story of a British boy captured by Blackbeard.
A SITE 3-5 Science - Ecology Module, The Rock Cycle, Weather, and Climate
Public Schools of North Carolina Standard Science Course of Study, Grades 3-5; Includes lessons, handouts, and activities for different science topics.
A Summer Technology Workshop for Teachers
Description of technology standards teachers should be able to meet. The six standards include: technology operations and concepts; planning and designing learning environments and experiences; teaching, learning, and the curriculum; assessment and evaluation; productivity and professional practice; social, ethical, legal, and human issues.
Advanced Functions of Modeling 2007 Conference
Advanced Functions and Models provides students an in-depth study of modeling and applying functions. The goals of the workshop are 1) The learner will analyze data and apply probability concepts to solve problems, and 2) The learner will use functions to solve problems.
Bertie County Biology
NC School Report Card, 2002-2003, and 5 school competency goals. Also includes sample questions students may ask.
Changes Over Time: An Earth Science Workshop
This notebook contains information regarding various science topics that discuss Earth Science.
Computer Technology Skills SCOS and Grade Level Competences K-12
The Computer/Technology Skills Standard Course of Study describe the progressive development of knowledge and skills in six strands: Societal and Ethical Issues; Database; Spreadsheet Keyboard; Utilization/Work Processing/Desktop Publishing, Multimedia/Presentation, and Telecommunications/Internet.
Cyber Campus 2003
Workbook for the NOW Project for teachers. Contains information about different technologies (like digital cameras) that can be used in the classroom.
Developing Algebraic Thinking in the Elementary Grades
Instructions for workshop facilitator for all four teacher workshops. Includes example problems and lessons for teachers to implement in the classroom, and information on PowerPoint and other technology for teachers to use in the classroom.
Draft Units Grades K-5 Science
Draft unit notebook contains science topics for grades K-5. Kindergarten science includes pets, farm animals, and zoo animals. Grade 1 science includes plants and soil. Grade 2 science covers sensational sound. Grade 3 science discusses soils. Grade 4 science includes rocks and minerals. Finally, grade 5 science will discuss ecosystems.
Earth as a System
Earth as a System contains information in relation to various aspects of our Earth such as energy and the atmosphere.
Earth and Environmental Science
CSMTE Science Module Units, Units 1 and 2. Lesson topics are all "The Nature of Science."
Encouraging Student Biological Research
This particular notebook includes information on introducing the student research investigations, general guidelines for supervising student research, safety issues involved in student research.
Ecology- A Science Module for Grades 3-5
Instructor's manual for teaching the ecology module. The module focuses on the scientific meaning of ecology, and uses the theory of evolution to explain scientific ideas.
Energy, Forces and Motion
Energy, Forces and Motion, a science module for grades 3-5 contains various lessons focusing on the topic of science. Lessons include investigating force and motion, investigating work and simple machines, investigating heat and energy transformation, investigating electricity, investigating magnetism, investigating electromagnetism, and investigating light.
Environmental Resource Guide: Nonpoint Source Pollution Prevention Grades 3-5
A 3-5 grade activity guide developed to educate students about nonpoint sources of evolution. Instructor manual for the "hands-on" activities.
Environmental Resource Guide- Nonpoint Source Pollution Prevention 6-8
A 6-8 grade activity guide developed to educate students about nonpoint sources of evolution. Instructor manual for the "hands-on" activities.
Environmental Resource Guide - Nonpoint Source Pollution Prevention 9-12
A 9-12 grade activity guide developed to educate students about nonpoint sources of evolution.
Environmental Resource Guide Nonpoint Source Pollution Prevention
"Teacher friendly" guide to the Air & Waste Management Association's guide to nonpoint source pollution education. Presents basic information on the relationships between land use and water quality.
Environmental Resource Guide: Air Quality
Activities used in teaching about Air Quality. Temperature, Pollution, Ozone Information, Etc. Includes Activity directions and data sheets, glossary, fact sheets.
Estuarine Shoreline Erosion in North Carolina: Cause and Effect
Informational paper describing the dilemma of NC shoreline erosion and provides information about the NC coastal system and causes and rates of erosion.
Expanding the Scope of Teaching and Learning Revitalise
"Teacher Retention and Renewal Through Visualization and Immersive Technologies in Rural Education Project (REVITALISE): Final Evaluation Report." Final evaluation of REVITALISE program that worked with middle and high school teachers in rural schools to renew interest in math and science.
Fundamentals of Inquiry Facilitators Guide
Workshops 1-5 for teacher professional development of the Fundamentals of Inquiry Facilitator's Guide (A Professional Development Curriculum from the Institute for Inquiry). Workshops are designed to introduce teachers to the benefits of inquiry-based teaching.
Instructions for using the TI-83 calculator GeoMaster Application. GeoMaster draws and transforms objects for interaction and graphs equations.
Geoworks Rock and Minerals East Carolina University July 5-7, 2011
July 5-7, 2011, Geoworks-Rocks and Minerals workshop agenda. Includes lab instructions and other activities concerning rocks and minerals.
GLOBE Program Teacher's Guide
Activities that can be used in teaching students about the atmosphere, hydrology, soil, hand cover/biology, GPS, and the seasons. It also includes visuals and glossaries.
GRE - Practice General Test
GRE Practice Test and test preparation materials. Reviews both analytical writing section and quantitative section.
K-5 Curriculum and Resources for PSSM Development
NCPublicSchools.org description of science curriculum and student science competency goals for grades K-5.
Life System - A Science Module for Middle School
Life Systems Module instructor manual. The module teaches science topics for 6-8th graders incorporating the curious, energetic, and egocentric nature of middle schoolers, and to motivate teachers.
Making Math, Science, and Technology Instruction Available to Students with Disabilities
DO-IT (Disabilities, Opportunities, Internetworking, and Technology) instructional manual to inform educators of strategies to make arrangements that will ensure students with disabilities have equal opportunities to participate in STEM programs. Includes written materials to help science, math, technology, and special ED teachers become aware of the rights, educational opportunities, and resources for disabled students.
Middle Childhood Through Early Adolescence Mathematics Standards
Manual from National Board for Professional Teacher Standards for teachers of students aged 7-15 outlining the educational standards for students, including assessments for measuring standard competencies.
Middle Grades Mathematics Initiative
Course manual from the ECU Focus on Number and Algebra with Emphasis on Assessment, Student Thinking, and Student Engagement Initiative from Summer/Fall 2008 for middle grades math teachers. The course connects numbers and algebra topics though examining fractions and operations, proportional reasoning, patterns and generalizations, and symbolic manipulation.
Middle Grades Science 8th Grade Support Document
Fall 2005 manual from Public Schools of NC State Board of Education, Dept of Public Instruction. Includes instructions for activities to teach students about evolution and the hydrosphere.
Middle Grades Science Support Document and Strategies Book
The North Carolina Middle grades Science strategies book contains information regarding such topics as instructional design, science safety, class starters, lesson plan rubric, research advisor activity and many more points of interests.
NBPTS - Adolescence and Young Adulthood Science
This manual focuses on Adolescence and Young Adulthood/Science standards. Information that can be found in this notebook are preparing the way for productive student learning, establishing a favorable context for student learning, advancing student learning, and promoting professional development and outreach.
NC Curriculum Science Investigations K-8 2005
This particular manual provides information regarding the North Carolina Standard Course of Study, for science. Grades Kindergarten through 8th grade are discussed throughout this notebook.
NC Mathematics and Science Education Network Coordinators Manual Aug 2006
The coordinator’s manual provides instruction on the coordinator job description, program components, academic tutoring assistance, and leadership retreat.
NC QUEST and MSP
NC Quest for proposals provides information on the background on proposals, scope of grants to be made by NC Quest, determining eligibility and forming partnerships, guidelines for preparing and submitting proposals, review process and announcement of awards, and administrative regulations for grant recipients.
NCMSEN Life Systems-Science Modules for Grades 6-8
Life Systems Module for Grades 6-8 focuses on understanding the unifying concepts of science, the strands, conceptual goals and objectives. This notebook also contains information to understand human body systems, population dynamics, heredity, genetics, evidence of evolution in organisms and landforms, cell theory, and microbiology.
NC-PIMS Workshop II-Algebraic Thinking
Notebook containing the responsibilities of PUSH workshop leaders preparing for the workshop, during, and after the workshop. Notebook also includes activities to enhance algebraic thinking.
NCPRSE 6th Grade Lessons
Activities and lessons for 6th graders dealing with science curriculum.
NCPRSE 7th Grade Lessons
Activities and lessons for 7th graders dealing with science curriculum.
NCQUEST Request for Proposals
Memorandum including the NC Quest request for proposals. The notebook contains background, scope of grants to be made by NC Quest, Eligibility, guidelines for preparing and submitting proposals, and regulations.
Operation PinPoint Weather-Teachers Manual
An educational initiative with 7th grade students throughout Eastern, NC. This teachers manual includes descriptions and activities and is provided by WITN 7 in cooperation with the East Carolina University Science @ Math Education Center, Office of School Services, School of Education, and NC Department of Public Instruction.
Picture Perfect Cyber Campus 2003
The Picture Perfect Cyber Campus 2003 contains information regarding general information in this topic, workshop tools, stipends and bonus money, camera tools, and how to's and samples.
Reading and Thinking about Science 2008
Notebook contains various lesson plans and articles written describing reading and thinking about science.
Reading for Mathematical Proficiency in Geometry and Numbers and Operations
Activities to help understand, compute, apply, reason, and engage students with reading for mathematical proficiency in Geometry and numbers. Provided by The North Carolina Partnership for Improving Mathematics and Science.
Resources for Grade Ten Mathematics
10th grade mathematics resource notebook with a set of problems assembled to reflect the criteria of the mathematics portion of the North Carolina High School Comprehensive Test.
Rural Initiative in Math and Science (RIMS)
Notebook includes RIMS Science Teachers. Notebooks also includes participants, goals, strategies, evaluation, budget, and timeline for NC Quest Grant.
Science - Math - NC Standard Course of Study K-12 ECU Summer 2005
Notebook outlines competency goals for science in grades K-12. Also included is the NC standard course of study which is designed to provide learning opportunities for all students to become science literate.
Science Support Materials Grade 7
This notebook contains various activities related to teaching 7th grade students about the atmosphere. Materials included in this manual are worksheets teaching about the layers of the atmosphere, altitude walk activity, NASA vehicles template, altitude chart, NASA vehicles altitude tables, and a how high is it activity.
Science Honor Curriculum Guide- Biology
Honors Biology-contains information about teaching biology including general information, goals/concepts, pacing guide, assessments, and assignments.
Science Honor Curriculum Guide- Physical Science
Honors Physical Science- contains information about teaching physical science including general information, goals/concepts, pacing guide, assessments, and assignments.
Science Honors Curriculum Guide – Chemistry
Curriculum guide for Honors Chemistry. Notebook includes course descriptions, concepts/generalizations, essential questions, and assignments.
Science Honors Curriculum Guide- Physics
Honors Physics- contains information about teaching physics. Notebook includes course descriptions, concepts/generalizations, essential questions and goals and objectives.
Science Honors Curriculum Guide - Earth Environmental Science
2005 Curriculum guide for Honors Earth/Environmental Science. Notebook includes course descriptions, concepts/generalizations, essential questions, and assignments.
Sea View Feb 2007
Sea View provides information on the coastal processes and conflicts of North Carolina's Outer Banks. This curriculum is developed for middle and high school students. Some lessons that are found in this notebook are geologic development of coastal North Carolina, Sea-Level change and coastal dynamics, barrier islands, and ocean beaches just to name a few.
SERVE Lesson Plans - Middle Grades Math
Mathematics lesson plans for middle schools classrooms outlining how students learn and assessments for learning.
SITE - Geometry for High School
Geometry Workshop workbook. This notebook provides explanations, example, and practice problems for basic geometry problems.
SITE 6-8 Science Earth As a System Life Systems
This notebook contains information related to science topics for grades 6-8. Topics include energy, chemistry, the atmosphere, energy and the lithosphere, energy and the hydrosphere, energy transformations, and stewardship and monitoring.
Site 3-5 Science - Energy, forces, and motion
NC-MSEN science notebook with background information for instructors, 7 content lessons, and resources for both teachers and students.
SITE Biology 2007
NC-MSEN biology notebook including resource documents, institute modules, and supplemental activities.
Success in Algebra
This notebook sets standards for Algebra in grades 6-8 and 9-12. Examples problems are includes to help students understanding how to solve Algebra problems and apply to real life situations.
Notebook with guides to basic internet skills, powerpoint, e-mail, etc from January 25, 2002.
The ITEST Articles
The technology workshop notebook has a sample project to be completed using powerpoint and website resources for both teachers and students.
The Brain: Our Sense of Self
This notebook contains information on how to teach students about the Brain. The sections of this notebook are broken down into introduction, implementing the module, using the student lessons, using the web site, and information on the brain.
The Science of Energy Balance Calories Intake and Physical Activity
Notebook containing information about the National Institutes of Health and information about calorie intake and physical activity. Notebook also includes information about using the web site and energy balance.
The Serve Learn Study Conference 2005
The Southeast Eisenhower Regional Consortium for Mathematics and Science Education @SERVE Lesson Study Conference 2005 notebook, containing agenda and lesson plans/notes from all presenters.
Texas Instrument notebook containing instructions for using calculate. Some features include storing values as variables, creating graphs, and analyzing data from a web site.
Universe at your Fingertips - Astronomy Activity
Activity and resource notebook filled with articles and activities classified by grade level.
Universe At Your Fingertips - Astronomy, Activities, and Resources
More activities and resources about Astronomy. Notebook includes articles to help with teaching and learning and activities focused around the moon, sun, planets, comets, and stars.
Webquest Workshop Summer 2004
Summer 2004 Webquest workshop that includes schedule, concepts of webquest, rules and assignments for working with webquest.
Webquest Workshop Summer 2004-2
Webquest: Strategy for Higher level learning. Includes tentative schedule, building blocks, rules, and checklist for webquest.