The American Educational T-218 photomicrograph Mechanisms For Survival lesson plan set is used for biological study. The lesson plan has a photomicrograph slide that displays eight related 35mm images photographed through a microscope for detailed examination, and includes arrows and call outs for identifying pertinent features. The following magnified specimens are depicted on the slide: bark, flower, protection-caterpillar egg mass, more protection-pupa in protective cage, dangerous insects-syrphid fly and wasp, cockroach-moth resembling cockroach, heads or tail-false markings on butterfly and moth, and surprise-more false markings on moth. The lesson plan is printed on heavy card stock for durability, and has a pocket for storing the slide, which is mounted in a clear, plastic holder for protection. The set has multiple pack size options for hands-on learning, including single lesson plans and boxed sets of 10, 15, and 30 lesson plans. The boxed sets also contain reproducible student worksheets for instructional use. The set is suitable for all grades and ages 5 to 18.
Science education products incorporate applied math and science principles into classroom and homeschool-based projects. Teachers in pre-K, elementary, and secondary classrooms use science education kits and products alongside science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) curriculum to demonstrate STEM concepts and real-world applications through hands-on activities. Science education projects include a broad range of activities, such as practical experiments in engineering, aeronautics, robotics, energy, chemistry, physics, biology, and geology.
American Educational Products, LLC, manufactures and supplies classroom materials and teaching tools for science and math education, as well as early childhood and active play products. The company, founded in 1986, is based in Fort Collins, CO.