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Footprints in the Snow
Students complete pre reading, writing, post reading activities for the book Footprints in the Snow. In this guided reading lesson plan, students complete writing, go over vocabulary, answer short answer questions, have discussions, and more.
1st - 2nd Language Arts 3 Views 14 Downloads
Second graders experiment with a thermometer and water samples of varying temperatures. They examine the effect different colors and different fabrics have on retaining heat. They examine snow samples for water and dirt content. They keep a science journal.
2nd Language Arts 3 Views 20 Downloads
What's the Matter with My Snow?
Middle schoolers collect snow samples around their school. They explore the concepts of density and phase change as well as the math skills of measurement and statistics. Students explore the water cycle through an interactive, down loadable software program.
6th - 8th Math 3 Views 14 Downloads
The Great Heat Escape
Students design and conduct an experiment to determine the thermal conductivity of certain materials. In this earth science activity, students relate how thermal conductivity varies with snow composition. They collect data from their experiment and present their findings in class.
5th - 8th Science 6 Views 114 Downloads
Students investigate physical science by answering water property study questions. In this snowfall lesson, students discuss the different types of precipitation around the world and the most common one associated with Alaska. Students conduct an experiment with a snow sample which they use to analyze how much water is in an inch of snow.
7th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 4 Downloads
Weather and Seasons: Mt. Seymour Winter Fieldtrip
Students explore winter adaptations and glare. For this winter weather lesson, students discuss the season of winter and how animals and plants adapt to the changing weather. Students discuss the glare off snow and make goggles for their fieldtrip.
K - 7th Science 7 Views 30 Downloads
The White Stuff, Winter in Canada
Students write sound poems inspired by works of art they have viewed, create paintings with snow as subject, create zines about their perceptions of winter, and update one of Robert Harris' winter sports illustrations. Four lessons on one page.
10th - 11th Social Studies & History 3 Views 3 Downloads
Environment: Sounds of the Natural World
Second graders describe and imitate sounds from the natural environment including rain and snow. After listing materials that could be used to make rainsticks, they create their own instruments from cardboard tubes,beans, and sand. To conclude the lesson, 2nd graders create collages of the winter season.
2nd Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 9 Downloads
"Mufaro's Beautiful Daughters"
Fifth graders read and analyze the books "Snow White in New York" and "Mufaro's Beautiful Daughter." They analyze the characteristics of the characters in each story, write thoughts of characters in speech bubbles, and write a letter to Snow White's stepmother.
5th Language Arts 10 Views 25 Downloads
"Amy Loves the Snow" Guided Reading Lesson
Learners recognize punctuation marks while reading. In this guided reading lesson, learners read Amy Loves the Snow, and discuss purposes for using commas. They answer questions about the story and create their own mini-book to reinforce learning.
1st - 2nd Language Arts 3 Views 13 Downloads
Science of the Winter Olympic Games: Science of Snow
Physical science fans find out how supercooled water droplets in the clouds can become crystalline snowflakes. They learn about the categories of snowflakes (plates and columns) and the variables that determine their patterns (temperature and humidity).
5 mins 6th - 8th Science 21 Views 9 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Volume of Snow and Water
Fifth graders identify the volume of snow as greater than the volume of ice. They calculate the volume ratio of snow: water. They discuss the properties of snow and liquid water that cause changes in volume and understand that 1 mililiter of water weighs 1 gram.
5th Science 3 Views 1 Download
Students examine the differences between snow and rain. In this precipitation lesson, students measure one inch of rain and snow to calculate the amount of liquid water. Students use a snowfall "conversion" chart to measure how much liquid water is in snow.
2nd - 4th Science 3 Views 8 Downloads
Snug in the Snow
Students explore how snow helps animals survive in the wild. In this animal science lesson, students review key vocabulary words and discuss types of animal adaptations. Students construct shoebox to simulate the snowy environment where wild animals live.
K - 3rd Science 3 Views 10 Downloads