Common Core compliant Tick green
You are here : Home  > 

Science

Sort  

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

Adaptations

- Lesson plan -

Students will: understand how adaptations are reinforced in a population over time as a result of natural selection, identify and be able to describe adaptations that allow animal and plant species to survive and thrive in their various environments.

More info
Divider line

Magnetism

- Activity -

Through play students will learn about which materials are magnetic.

More info

Food Chain

- Activity -

Students identify the living things that are producers and consumers by completing food chains.

More info
Divider line

What comes from what?

- Activity -

Help students to reinforce their understanding of certain scientific processes.

More info

Day and Night

- Lesson plan -

Students will: Understand that the spinning of Earth around an imaginary axis (rotation) results in day and night. Compare shadows at various time of the day. Analyze models displaying sunlight on Earth in a 24-hour period.

More info
Divider line

Forces

- Lesson plan -

Learn the different ways that objects can move. Understand that motion is the result of a force, understand that a force is a push or a pull, examine how the size of a force and the mass of an object effects motion.

More info

Moon Phases

- Lesson plan -

Students will identify the various moon phases and the time periods in which they occur. They will also understand the relationship between tides the moon phases.

More info
Divider line

Planets

- Lesson plan -

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

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

How Plants Make Food

- Lesson plan -

Students will understand that plants make food from air, water, sunlight and nutrients from the soil (photosynthesis).

More info

Metamorphosis

- Lesson plan -

Students will: study the life cycles of butterflies and frogs through metamorphosis, identify other metamorphic animals.

More info
Divider line

Oceanography

- Lesson plan -

Students will explore Earth's ocean properties and the creatures that live in the ocean.

More info

Changing Motion

- Lesson plan -

Students will: understand that motion is the change in the position of an object which is caused by a force (a push or a pull), recognize speed as a measure of motion and be introduced to friction as a force which causes an object to slow down and stop.

More info
Divider line

Stars and Galaxies

- Lesson plan -

Students will: learn how stars are formed, learn about the process of nuclear fusion that occurs within a star, identify the stages of a star’s life cycle, recognize that our sun is one of approximately 100 billion stars in our galaxy.

More info

The Water Cycle

- Lesson plan -

Students will: Understand how water cycles from Earth to the atmosphere and back, Understand evaporation, transpiration, condensation, and precipitation, Label a diagram of the water cycle with the above terms.

More info