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I am a Biology Teacher passionate about teaching Science and communicating my teaching practices to a wider audience! I have ten years professional experience in public middle and high-schools and I am currently involved in teacher training. My educational resourses concern Science courses and Biology in particular. They combine novel pedagogical approaches with state-of-the-art advances in biological research to motivate students to learn by inquiry and build strong scientific competences.

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I am a Biology Teacher passionate about teaching Science and communicating my teaching practices to a wider audience! I have ten years professional experience in public middle and high-schools and I am currently involved in teacher training. My educational resourses concern Science courses and Biology in particular. They combine novel pedagogical approaches with state-of-the-art advances in biological research to motivate students to learn by inquiry and build strong scientific competences.
Alkaline earth metals
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Alkaline earth metals

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This new series of activities about the periodic table help your students explore groups of elements in a fun way! Featured in this activity are alkaline earth metals.. There is more to them than being part of our food! Download the activity to learn more!
Plastics in the ocean
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Plastics in the ocean

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Sensitize your students about plastics in the marine environment, their impact on wildlife and urge them to action by teaching them how to record litter on beaches, reduce use of microplastics-containing everyday products and participate in beach clean-ups. We greatly value your feedback so drop us a line at vkioupi@gmail.com.
Materials and sustainability
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Materials and sustainability

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The bundle contains three activities about materials education that deal with the life-cycle of materials, sustainability issues concerning the use and disposal of materials and a game that will encourage your students to become materials hunters. The activities contain teacher guide and students worksheets as well as evaluation activities. We greatly value your opinion so please send us your feedback at vkioupi@gmail.com
Biology Revision Exam I
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Biology Revision Exam I

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Covers Molecular Biology topics, cell processes (DNA replication, transcription, mRNA translation) and recombinant DNA technology (cloning, plasmids) and Mutations. Also suitable for revision. Recommended for 11-12th grade students. We greatly value your feedback so drop us a line at vkioupi@gmail.com.
Ideas for projects on the SDGs
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Ideas for projects on the SDGs

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Do you need ideas to illustrate the 17 Sustainable Development Goals to your students? Then this is the resource for you. Easily utilized as it includes ideas for projects and case studies for each sustainability goal to build a better future. We greatly value your feedback so drop us a line at vkioupi@gmail.com.
Materials and sustainability - Activity 1
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Materials and sustainability - Activity 1

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This activity focuses on electronic devices, namely mobile phones, and explores their life-cycle from extraction of raw materials to disposal and recycling. Sustainability issues are also addressed in an effort to give students the big picture of natural resources used, processes employed and people involved. It contains a description with educational objectives for the teacher and a student worksheet with evaluation activity. We greatly value your opinion so please send us your feedback at vkioupi@gmail.com
Educational activity: MRSA, resistance to penicillin!
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Educational activity: MRSA, resistance to penicillin!

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This educational activity is based on real molecular data for MRSA resistance to penicillin, provides access to online databases and tools used in actual scientific research and incorporates the practice of scientific methodology by the students as the fundamental learning process. Furthermore, the educator can use the collection of digital resources (YouTube videos, animations and educational WebPages) developed with Blendspace to facilitate the learning process. It is suitable for grades 11-12. It is aligned with NGSS Disciplinary Core Ideas: LS1.A: Structure and Function,LS3.B: Variation of Traits and LS4.C: Adaptation, Science Practices: Analyzing and Interpreting Data, Obtaining, Evaluating, and Communicating Information and Crosscutting Concepts: Connections to Nature of Science. Educational materials in this resource: MRSA Teacher Guide MRSA, resistance to penicillin! Worksheet
Studying cellular respiration in lentil seeds
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Studying cellular respiration in lentil seeds

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Get your students hands-on with this is a laboratory activity that will enable them to study cellular respiration in lentil seeds! Tested in a Science contest the school-made respirometer that is very easy to assemble using everyday materials. My students were excited to use the respirometer to actually record data and make calculations in this biology experiment. It is aligned with NGSS Disciplinary Core Ideas LS1C and LS2B, Crosscutting Concepts: Energy and Matter and Science Practices: Scientific Knowledge is Based on Empirical Evidence. The activity consists of a worksheet (cellular_respiration_rate) with a full description of the laboratory set-up, the educational objectives, theoretical background and step-by-step experimental procedure.
Changes in the world population
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Changes in the world population

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In this new section "Education for sustainability" your students will explore the moden challenges faced by humankind starting with population growth. This worksheet will help your students trace changes in the world polulation, predict future scenarios and think about curbing this growth trend.
All-Inclusive Biology collection!
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All-Inclusive Biology collection!

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Everything you need to be prepared for the new school year! No need for frustration if you plan ahead this September: Biology worksheets, projects, lesson plans, teacher guides, extension activities, assessments and revision exams! Could you ask for more? Definitely not! So give the perfect gift to yourself for your back to school celebration!
Icebreaker activities
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Icebreaker activities

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The icebreaker activities can be used practically by every teacher in every subject who wants their first day in the classroom to be a success! We greatly appreciate your feedback so please contact us at vkioupi@gmail.com to discuss your suggestions/ideas/opinions.
Map Urban Green Spaces
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Map Urban Green Spaces

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Engage your students in project based learning, incorporating Google earth activities and field study at their neighborhood! Plus you get to make them care about urban environment and promote active citizenship! In this activity students work collaboratively to unravel the history, evolution and propose future uses of an urban green space. I greatly appreciate your feedback so please leave your comments.
Noble gases
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Noble gases

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This new series of activities about the periodic table help your students explore groups of elements in a fun way! Featured in this activity are noble gases... There is more to them than being unreactive! Download the activity to learn more!