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The Respiratory System

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Students will: describe the main parts of the respiratory system, understand the role of oxygen in the body.

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The Nervous System

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Students will identify and describe the parts of the nervous system including the brain, spinal cord, and nerves.

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Make a Computer Program

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Students cooperate and learn the basics of computer programming. One student plays the role of the programmer. The other plays the role of the computer.

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Energy and Work

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Students will understand that energy has the ability to cause motion or to create change and that work is done when an object moves a distance or when something undergoes a chemical change.

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Clouds

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Students will: understand how clouds form as a result of evaporation and condensation, identify various types of clouds, understand where various types of clouds appear in the sky, understand what various clouds indicate in terms of weather.

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Inherited Traits vs Acquired Characteristics

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Students will: understand the meaning of traits, differentiate between inherited traits and acquired characteristics.

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Potential and Kinetic Energy

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Students will explore ways in energy can be transformed from one form to another.

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The Earth System

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Students will: understand Earth's four main spheres (lithosphere, hydrosphere, atmosphere, and biosphere), recognize that Earth system science helps scientist to understand the way in which events in one sphere are caused by-or impact-other spheres.

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The Skeletal and Muscular Systems

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Students will: identify and describe the functions of the skeletal system and its major bones, understand how the muscular system interacts with the skeletal system.

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The Skin

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Students will: identify the layers of the skin and their characteristics, understand how skin protects the body from harmful substances and organisms, learn how skin keeps the body from drying out, learn how the skin acts as a sensing organ.

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Spring - Writing a story

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

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Hurricanes

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Students will understand how hurricanes form, understand when and where hurricanes occur in the world, understand the scale that is used to measure hurricanes.

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STEM: Paint Your Room

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Students will use math skills to determine how much paint to use and to keep the project on budget. They will use science to determine the best buy in paint. They will use technology and engineering to create the best furniture layout.

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States of Water

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Students will: compare the three states of water (liquid, solid, gas), understand how water transforms from one state to another, understand that evaporation has occurred when liquid water changes into a gas (water vapor).

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Patterns in the Night Sky

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Learn that stars form unchanging patterns in the sky, understand that some groups of stars form distinct patterns (constellations), understand that Earth’s rotation causes changes in the perceived position of constellations in the night sky.

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Programmable Robot Introduction

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Learn basic skills of coding such as sequencing a set of instructions. This introduction lesson helps you and your students explore the possibilities of the Programmable Robot tool.

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