Station Labs Benefits

  • Student-Led

    The station labs have been created to be student-led. Students will take ownership of the new content in ways which will increase their engagement.

  • Increased Content Retention

    Students are presented similar content through a variety of mediums which allows them to retain and understand more of the information.

  • Plug and Play

    The station labs use a framework that is easy to set up so that students can focus on what to learn rather than what to do. Easy prep!

Included With Every Lesson:

The following checklist outlines the documents and activities which are included with each station lab.

  • Four output stations included: Organize It, Illustrate It, Write It, Assess It

  • Four input stations included: Watch It, Explore It, Read It, Research It

  • Each station includes all of the signage, literature, resources, and task cards for the students to complete them independently or with a group.

  • Suggested answer key for the teacher

Course curriculum

  • 1
    Getting Started
    • What are the differences between station labs Version 1 and Version 2?
    • Using Google Forms with Station Labs Version 1
    • Teacher Instructions for Going Online Version 1
    • Station Labs Overview Version 2
    • How to Locate Station Labs Version 2
    • Station Lab Signs
    • Editable Station Lab Cards
  • 2
    Continental Drift Theory
    • 2 Exploration - Continental Drift Theory Station Lab v2
    • 2 Exploration - Continental Drift Theory Station Lab v2
    • 2 Exploration - Single Student Online - Continental Drift Theory v2
    • 2 Exploration - Single Student Online - Continental Drift Theory v2 M
    • 2 Exploration - Theory of Continental Drift Station Lab
    • 2 Exploration - Continental Drift Theory NO ANSWER KEY
    • 2 Exploration - Continental Drift Theory M Reading NO ANSWERS
    • 2 Exploration - Continental Drift Theory Station Lab - Answer Sheet ONLY
  • 3
    Density of a Regular-Shaped Object
    • 2 Exploration - Density of Regular Objects Station Lab v2
    • 2 Exploration - Density of Regular Objects Station Lab v2
    • 2 Exploration - Single Student Online - Density of Regular Objects v2
    • 2 Exploration - Single Student Online - Density of Regular Objects v2 M
    • 2 Exploration - Density Regular Shaped Object Station Lab
    • 2 Exploration - Density Regular Object Station Lab NO ANSWER KEY
    • 2 Exploration - Density Regular Object Station Lab - M Reading NO ANSWERS
    • 2 Exploration - Density Regular Object Station Lab - Answer Sheet ONLY
  • 4
    Density of an Irregular-Shaped Object
    • 2 Exploration - Density of Irregular Objects Station Lab
    • 2 Exploration - Density Irregular Objects Station Lab NO ANSWER KEY
    • 2 Exploration - Density Irregular Objects Station Lab - M Reading NO ANSWERS
    • 2 Exploration - Density Irregular Objects Station Lab - Answer Sheet ONLY
  • 5
    Earthquakes
    • 2 Exploration - Earthquake Station Lab v2
    • 2 Exploration - Earthquake Station Lab v2
    • 2 Exploration - Single Student Online - Earthquake v2
    • 2 Exploration - Single Student Online - Earthquake v2 M
    • 2 Exploration - Earthquakes Station Lab
    • 2 Exploration - Earthquakes Station Lab NO ANSWER KEY
    • 2 Exploration - Earthquakes Station Lab M Reading NO ANSWERS
    • 2 Exploration - Earthquakes Station Lab - Answer Sheet ONLY
  • 6
    Earth's Layers
    • 2 Exploration - Layers of the Earth Station Lab v2
    • 2 Exploration - Layers of the Earth Station Lab v2
    • 2 Exploration - Single Student Online - Layers of the Earth v2
    • 2 Exploration - Single Student Online - Layers of the Earth v2 M
    • 2 Exploration - Layers of the Earth Station Lab
    • 2 Exploration - Layers of the Earth Station Lab NO ANSWER KEY
    • 2 Exploration - Layers of the Earth Station Lab M Reading NO ANSWERS
    • 2 Exploration - Earth's Layers Station Lab - Answer Sheet ONLY
  • 7
    Fossils
    • 2 Exploration - Fossils Station Lab v2
    • 2 Exploration - Fossils Station Lab v2
    • 2 Exploration - Single Student Online - Fossils v2
    • 2 Exploration - Single Student Online - Fossils v2 M
    • 2 Exploration - Fossils Station Lab
    • 2 Exploration - Fossils Station Lab NO ANSWER KEY
    • 2 Exploration - Fossils Station Lab M Reading NO ANSWERS
    • 2 Exploration - Fossils Station Lab - Answer Sheet ONLY
  • 8
    Geologic Time Scale
    • 2 Exploration - Geologic Time Scale Station Lab v2
    • 2 Exploration - Geologic Time Scale Station Lab v2
    • 2 Exploration - Single Student Online - Geologic Time Scale v2
    • 2 Exploration - Single Student Online - Geologic Time Scale v2 M
    • 2 Exploration - Geologic Time Scale Station Lab
    • 2 Exploration - Geologic Time Scale Station Lab NO ANSWER KEY
    • 2 Exploration - Geologic Time Scale Station Lab M Reading NO ANSWERS
    • 2 Exploration - Geologic Time Scale Station Lab - Answer Sheet ONLY
  • 9
    Oceans
    • 2 Exploration - Oceans Station Lab v2
    • 2 Exploration - Oceans Station Lab v2
    • 2 Exploration - Single Student Online - Oceans v2
    • 2 Exploration - Single Student Online - Oceans v2 M
    • 2 Exploration - Oceans Station Lab
    • 2 Exploration - Oceans Station Lab NO ANSWER KEY
    • 2 Exploration - Oceans Station Lab M Reading NO ANSWERS
    • 2 Exploration - Oceans Station Lab - Answer Sheet ONLY
  • 10
    Plate Tectonics
    • 2 Exploration - Plate Tectonics Station Lab v2
    • 2 Exploration - Plate Tectonics Station Lab v2
    • 2 Exploration - Single Student Online - Plate Tectonics v2
    • 2 Exploration - Single Student Online - Plate Tectonics v2 M
    • 2 Exploration - Plate Tectonics Station Lab
    • 2 Exploration - Plate Tectonics Station Lab NO ANSWER KEY
    • 2 Exploration - Plate Tectonics Station Lab M Reading NO ANSWERS
    • 2 Exploration - Plate Tectonics Station Lab - Answer Sheet ONLY
  • 11
    Properties of Minerals
    • 2 Exploration - Minerals Station Lab v2
    • 2 Exploration - Minerals Station Lab v2
    • 2 Exploration - Single Student Online - Minerals v2
    • 2 Exploration - Single Student Online - Minerals v2 M
    • 2 Exploration - Properties of Minerals Station Lab
    • 2 Exploration - Properties of Minerals Station Lab NO ANSWER KEY
    • 2 Exploration - Properties of Minerals Station Lab M Reading NO ANSWERS
    • 2 Exploration - Properties of Minerals Station Lab - Answer Sheet ONLY
  • 12
    Rock Cycle
    • 2 Exploration - Rock Cycle Station Lab v2
    • 2 Exploration - Rock Cycle Station Lab v2
    • 2 Exploration - Single Student Online - Rock Cycle v2
    • 2 Exploration - Single Student Online - Rock Cycle v2 M
    • 2 Exploration - Rock Cycle Station Lab
    • 2 Exploration - Rock Cycle Station Lab NO ANSWER KEY
    • 2 Exploration - Rock Cycle Station Lab M Reading NO ANSWERS
    • 2 Exploration - Rock Cycle Station Lab - Answer Sheet ONLY
  • 13
    Topographic Maps
    • 2 Exploration - Topographic Maps Station Lab v2
    • 2 Exploration - Topographic Maps Station Lab v2
    • 2 Exploration - Single Student Online - Topographic Maps v2
    • 2 Exploration - Single Student Online - Topographic Maps v2 M
    • 2 Exploration - Topographic Maps Station Lab
    • 2 Exploration - Topographic Maps Station Lab NO ANSWER KEY
    • 2 Exploration - Topographic Maps Station Lab M Reading NO ANSWERS
    • 2 Exploration - Topographic Maps Station Lab - Answer Sheet ONLY
  • 14
    Volcanoes
    • 2 Exploration - Volcanoes Station Lab v2
    • 2 Exploration - Volcanoes Station Lab v2
    • 2 Exploration - Single Student Online - Volcanoes v2
    • 2 Exploration - Single Student Online - Volcanoes v2 M
    • 2 Exploration - Volcanoes Station Lab
    • 2 Exploration - Volcanoes Station Lab NO ANSWER KEY
    • 2 Exploration - Volcanoes Station Lab M Reading NO ANSWERS
    • 2 Exploration - Volcanoes Station Lab - Answer Sheet ONLY
  • 15
    Weathering and Erosion
    • 2 Exploration - Erosion and Deposition Station Lab v2
    • 2 Exploration - Erosion and Deposition Station Lab v2
    • 2 Exploration - Single Student Online - Erosion and Deposition v2
    • 2 Exploration - Single Student Online - Erosion and Deposition v2 M
    • 2 Exploration - Weathering and Erosion Station Lab
    • 2 Exploration - Erosion and Deposition Station Lab NO ANSWER KEY
    • 2 Exploration - Erosion and Deposition Station Lab M Reading NO ANSWERS
    • 2 Exploration - Erosion and Deposition Station Lab - Answer Sheet ONLY

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