Demonstration Lesson- Middle School Science

Loading the player ...

cover image

Download list:

This podcast is part of the series: Alabama Quality Teaching Standards Demonstration Lessons

Multimedia Details Title: Demonstration Lesson- Middle School Science
Creator: Kim Morris
Submitted By: Tony Thacker, ,

Governors Commission on Quality Teaching in cooperation with Hayden Middle School, Blount County Schools.


This is an example of an AMSTI lesson utilizing catapults. Students work together to determine how force and weight impact the distance that coins can be catapulted. The lesson provides examples of collaborative and hands-on learning undergirded by individual and group interaction with the instructor.

Length: 52:57
Content Areas: Professional Development
Alabama Course of Study Alignments and/or Professional Development Standard Alignments: