HTML5 Board Present

The new Gynzy

Checkmark

Flash-free

You are here : Home  >  Science  > 

Geography

Sort  

Planets

- Lesson plan -

Students will identify the planets, their unique characteristics, and their place in the solar system.

More info

Habitats

- Lesson plan -

Students will: describe habitats, understand the key elements animals need from their habitat in order to survive, identify various habitats, the animals that live in them, and the basic needs that are met by their habitats.

More info
Divider line

Solar System

- Lesson plan -

Students will: identify the parts of the solar system, identify different celestial bodies in the solar system, examine the scale of the solar system, understand how gravity and inertia keep celestial bodies in orbit.

More info

Weather

- Lesson plan -

Students will: understand how air temperature, wind, and precipitation determine weather, what causes cloud formation and precipitation, recognize how humans and animals adapt to changes in weather that occur as a result of seasonal changes.

More info
Divider line

Changing Earth

- Lesson plan -

Students will recognize that Earth's surface is constantly changing due to the effects of events such as erosion, weathering, volcanoes, and earthquakes.

More info

Biotic and Abiotic Factors

- Lesson plan -

Students will: understand the meaning of biotic and abiotic, identify and compare biotic and abiotic factors within an ecosystem.

More info
Divider line

Compass Rose

- Activity -

A compass rose that you can place on all sorts of maps, for instance on the map of the United Kingdom, Europe or the world.

More info

Spring - Writing a story

- Lesson plan -

Students use a word spider, a story map and a character analysis chart to brainstorm and write a story about spring.

More info
Divider line

Earth's Structure

- Lesson plan -

Students will identify and describe Earth's layers.

More info

Photosynthesis

- Lesson plan -

Students will: how plants make food using water, carbon dioxide and energy from the Sun (photosynthesis) and learn that oxygen is a waste produce of photosynthesis.

More info
Divider line

Landforms

- Lesson plan -

Students will: identify characteristics of various landforms, classify landforms based on their characteristics, recognize some common global landforms.

More info

Living vs. Non-Living

- Lesson plan -

Students will: compare living objects to non-living objects, describe the characteristics of each group, learn how to classify objects into either group.

More info
Divider line

Fossils

- Lesson plan -

Students will: understand the nature of a fossil and how fossils are formed, understand what fossils can teach us about organism development and Earth’s history, examine a variety of fossils, create strategies for identifying a fossil’s organism.

More info

Rocks and the Rock Cycle

- Lesson plan -

Students will: understand how igneous, sedimentary and metamorphic rocks are formed, identify examples of each type of rock, understand and describe the process by which rock can cycle through each of the three types of rock (the rock cycle)

More info
Divider line

Plate Tectonics

- Lesson plan -

Students will understand: plate tectonic theory, how continental drift and Earth's continents, the types of plate boundaries (divergent, convergent, and transform), how plate boundaries cause the formation of mountains, volcanoes, rifts, and earthquakes.

More info

Earthquakes

- Lesson plan -

Students will: understand what causes an earthquake, understand where earthquakes occur, understand how an earthquake's strength is measured, make connections between earthquakes, volcanoes and tectonic plate boundary locations on a map of Earth.

More info