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  • Deborah Zwolinski *

    • Miami, United States
    • Female
    • School Teacher
    • Member Since: November 1, 2010
    • “Logic will get you from A to B. Imagination will take you everywhere.” Albert Einstein
  • My Published WebQuest(s)

  • What Is Childhood Obesity?
    In this activity students will research the following questions: 1) What is childhood obesity? 2) What are the health consequences? and 3) What are some solutions to the problem? Students will culminate their research by creating an awareness brochur
    Subject: Science | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 11,988 | Favorited: 1 | Reviews: (0)
  • Food Labels
    Understanding food labels
    Subject: Science | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 5,476 | Favorited: 8 | Reviews: (0)
  • Who Stole Southwest'S School Mascot?
    Image Credit: Southwest High School Logo Designed by BASIC Solutions Group Students will become familiar with basic forensic practices and terminology on their quest for information. They will use that information to solve a fictitious crime.
    Subject: Science | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 3,613 | Favorited: 0 | Reviews: (0)
  • Forensic Training
    Students will do research and create a PowerPoint presentation to present to the class
    Subject: Science | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 2,561 | Favorited: 0 | Reviews: (0)
  • Florida'S Endangered Species
    Project for 7th grade science classes. Research on an endangered species in Florida, create a poster about that species.
    Subject: Science | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 2,186 | Favorited: 0 | Reviews: (0)
  • Csi: Cheaters
    Crime Scene Investigation of college dorm room murder. Student groups process the crime scene, collect evidence, and determine suspects.
    Subject: Science | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 1,133 | Favorited: 0 | Reviews: (0)
  • Florida'S Coral Reef
    This webquest is an introduction to the Florida Key's Marine Sanctuary.
    Subject: Science | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 3,641 | Favorited: 0 | Reviews: (0)
  • History Of Medicine
    Students will gain an understanding and knowledge of the history of medicine. This will be demonstrated through creation of a brochure.
    Subject: Science | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 4,531 | Favorited: 1 | Reviews: (0)
  • Careers In Medicine
    Students will be researching different careers in medicine. Students will create a presentation for their peers about a medical career.
    Subject: Science | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 2,341 | Favorited: 6 | Reviews: (0)
  • Florida Agriculture
    This web quest is to designed to help students gain an understanding of what type of farming and what types of crops are grown in their own state.
    Subject: Science | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 1,151 | Favorited: 0 | Reviews: (0)
  • Biomedica Engineering / Technology
    Students will explore innovations in biomedical engineering. Students will create news letter based on their research.
    Subject: Science | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 1,427 | Favorited: 0 | Reviews: (0)
  • Plants Inside And Out
    Students will learn about the parts of a plant, seed germination, and plant growth.
    Subject: Science | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 1,049 | Favorited: 0 | Reviews: (0)
  • Biomedical Engineering Prosthetic Leg
    Students will be researching the human skeletal system. They will be design a prosthetic leg for an amputee. Students will create the device in blender then create a powerpoint presentation about their creation.
    Subject: Technology | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 4,012 | Favorited: 1 | Reviews: (0)
  • Underwater Habitat
    STIR Level I students will research and design an underwater habitat.
    Subject: Science | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 1,779 | Favorited: 0 | Reviews: (0)
  • About Me, My Summer, What I Want To Be
    Level 1 STIR Project About Me, Level 2 STIR Project My Summer,Level 3 STIR Project What I Want to Be
    Subject: Technology | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 2,132 | Favorited: 0 | Reviews: (0)
  • What Is Engineering?
    Students will research engineering
    Subject: Technology | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 840 | Favorited: 0 | Reviews: (0)
  • Mouse Trap Cars
    Students will be learning about, designing, and building a mouse trap car.
    Subject: Science | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 721 | Favorited: 0 | Reviews: (0)
  • Bridges
    STIR level 3 students will learn about bridges and then design and construct a model bridge.
    Subject: Science | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 660 | Favorited: 0 | Reviews: (0)
  • Exploring Space
    Over the next several decades, NASA will endeavor to send humans to a range of destinations beyond low Earth orbit (LEO), including cis-lunar space, near-Earth asteroid
    s (NEAs), the Moon, and Mars and its moons. Initially, exploring the vast
    Subject: Science | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 1,147 | Favorited: 0 | Reviews: (0)
  • Csi Experience: Web Adventures
    Students will complete five different cases in the CSI Experience Webquest. Different activities and projects will be assessed.
    Subject: Science | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 6,937 | Favorited: 0 | Reviews: (0)
  • Medical Technologies
    Students will research the 5 top medical technologies and Medical gadgets. They will create a keynote presentation to present to the class.
    Subject: Science | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 834 | Favorited: 0 | Reviews: (0)
  • Virtual Earthworm Dissection
    Students will complete a virtual Earthworm dissection in preparation for a real hands-on dissection lab.
    Subject: Science | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 1,843 | Favorited: 0 | Reviews: (0)
  • Science Of Olympic Winter Games: Bobsledding
    Students will research the science behind the Olympic sport of Bobsledding. They will create their own track design and sled in google sketch up.
    Subject: Science | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 482 | Favorited: 0 | Reviews: (0)
  • Dreamweaver Cs4
    Using Adobe TV tutorials students will learn how to use Dreamweaver CS4 and create a basic website.
    Subject: Technology | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 673 | Favorited: 0 | Reviews: (0)
  • Worm/Frog Powerpoint
    Based on there research students will create a PowerPoint presentation of either a worm or frog dissection.
    Subject: Science | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 332 | Favorited: 0 | Reviews: (0)
  • Ocean Exploration
    The history of ocean exploration with emphasis on recent explorers of deep-sea environments
    Subject: Science | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 1,625 | Favorited: 1 | Reviews: (0)
  • Intro To Basic Botany
    STIR level 3 Students will learn the basics of Botany using the Fairchild Gardens Basic Botany Handbook.
    Subject: Science | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 681 | Favorited: 1 | Reviews: (0)
  • South Florida Endangered & Threatened Plants
    Students will research endangered South Florida Plant Species and create a Brochure on a chosen endangered Plant.(Above Photo Scrub Blazing star USFWS photo)
    Subject: Science | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski, William Capps
    Views: 536 | Favorited: 1 | Reviews: (0)
  • The Natural Environments Of South Florida
    Students will learn about the environment in which they live.
    Subject: Science | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 679 | Favorited: 1 | Reviews: (0)
  • Ecosystem Research
    Students will learn how the EPA assesses Environmental risk. In addition, students will review and analyze authentic research on an invasive species.
    Subject: Science | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 504 | Favorited: 0 | Reviews: (0)
  • Turtle Tracking
    Students will be researching sea turtles and track a specific sea turtle over a 6 month period. Students will report their findings in a powerpoint presentation.All Images and Information are from the Sea TurtleConservancy Website and teacher resourc
    Subject: Science | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 1,579 | Favorited: 0 | Reviews: (0)
  • Health Effects Of Tobacco
    Students will gather information from the Center for Disease Control CDC and create a anti-tabacco 60 second PSA
    Subject: Science | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 657 | Favorited: 0 | Reviews: (0)
  • Fairchild Challenge Leaping Lizards

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    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 891 | Favorited: 0 | Reviews: (0)
  • Veterinarian Careers
    Students will research careers in the field of Veterinarian Medicine and create a powerpoint presentation about a specific field in veterinarian medicine.
    Subject: Science | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 393 | Favorited: 0 | Reviews: (0)
  • Stem Research Basics
    Students will learn the basics of research including types, design, and methods.
    Subject: Science | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 1,136 | Favorited: 1 | Reviews: (0)
  • H2o Rockets
    Students will research, construct, and launch a water bottle rocket.
    Subject: Science | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 270 | Favorited: 0 | Reviews: (0)
  • Calc Robotics
    Students will be writing basic programing code to get their robot to do a variety of tasks.
    Subject: Technology | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 771 | Favorited: 0 | Reviews: (0)
  • Growing Beyond Earth
    Students will be conducting authentic scientific research on plants to grow in space following NASA protocols.
    Subject: Science | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 344 | Favorited: 0 | Reviews: (0)
  • Egg Drop
    Guidelines for the SECME egg drop
    Subject: Science | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 471 | Favorited: 0 | Reviews: (0)
  • Million Orchid Project
    Students will be participating in the Fairchild Challenge Million Orchid Project. Students will be conducting science research, growing and measuring native orchids.
    Subject: Science | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 293 | Favorited: 0 | Reviews: (0)
  • Project Guts
    Using the modules provided by project guts students will learn to code and create computer simulations
    Subject: Technology | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 228 | Favorited: 0 | Reviews: (0)
  • Blender
    Students will learn the basics of Blender 3D modeling software
    Subject: Art / Music | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 271 | Favorited: 0 | Reviews: (0)
  • Mit Ap Inventor
    Students will be creating an app for an android device using MIT App Inventor 2.
    Subject: Technology | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 797 | Favorited: 0 | Reviews: (0)
  • Hydroponics Project Proposal
    Students will be researching and creating a proposal to implement a hydroponics lab here at the school.
    Subject: Science | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 529 | Favorited: 0 | Reviews: (0)
  • Lionfish Invasive Species Game
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    earch/saltwater/fish
    /lionfish/Students will be creating a game in blender that deals with removal of the invasive lion fish.
    Subject: Science | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 378 | Favorited: 0 | Reviews: (0)
  • Virtual Frog Dissection
    Students will conduct virtual frog dissection prior to hands-on dissection of frog
    Subject: Science | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 687 | Favorited: 0 | Reviews: (0)
  • Growing Beyond Earth 2016-2017
    STIR Research Lab students will conduct all trials of the Growing Beyond Earth Challenge with Fairchild Gardens and NASA
    Subject: Science | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 241 | Favorited: 0 | Reviews: (0)
  • Growing Beyond Earth 2018
    The protocols and guidelines for this research are located here.
    Subject: Science | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 205 | Favorited: 0 | Reviews: (0)
  • Blender Basics
    Introduction into the world of 3D modeling
    Subject: Technology | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 322 | Favorited: 0 | Reviews: (0)
  • Blender Game Tutorial
    Learn the basics of creating a game in Blender
    Subject: Technology | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 213 | Favorited: 0 | Reviews: (0)
  • Plastic Pollution In Our Oceans
    STIR Research students will learn about plastic pollution and develop possible solutions to this growing epidemic
    Subject: Science | Grade: 6-8
    Author(s): Deborah Zwolinski
    Views: 51 | Favorited: 0 | Reviews: (0)