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Venus Fly Trap - The Private Life of Plants
The Venus flytrap and trumpet flowers might be plants, but they definitely don't welcome innocent insects crawling on their skin. These clever plants use their anatomy to trap little bugs and even animals! Watch this video carefully to see these plants in action.
3 mins 4th - 12th Science 4 Views 1 Download
Class is in session, and today's topic is the planet Venus! Sit back and learn about our sister planet, her composition, place in space, and atmosphere. The narration is very rapid, making it short but packed with information that may be difficult for some learners to pick out.
5 mins 5th - 8th Science 3 Views 0 Downloads
The Transit in Pictures
Students investigate the June 2004 Transit of Venus, write a screen play, and produce a movie or animation of the transit including a narration. The difference between storytelling and storyboarding is made clear in this instructional activity.
7th - 12th Science 3 Views 4 Downloads
A slide for each of the planets (including recently downgraded Pluto), the sun, our moon, four of Jupiter's moons, and the rings of Saturn make up this visually appealing PowerPoint. A few facts for each body in the solar system accompany mostly high-quality photographs.
3rd - 6th Science 4 Views 29 Downloads
El sistema solar
Everyone loves learning about space; there's something incredible about how all of this came to be, isn't there? Engage your Spanish language learners with this interesting topic. First, have each pupil cut out their vocabulary flashcards (included here).
6th - 7th Languages 3 Views 9 Downloads
Monster Plants Storia Teaching Guide
Who wouldn't want to read a book about monster plants? Get those kids into informational texts with an engaging topic, like meat eating plants! You'll use the teaching guide to provide structured practice as your class reads to comprehend. They'll make predictions, preview vocabulary, define cause and effect, and engage in small and full group discussions.
3rd - 5th Language Arts 137 Views 432 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Comment le Chat et la Souris sont venus au monde
Read this Vietnamese fairy tale with your advanced French speakers. The story itself is two pages long, and there are two pages of questions that follow. Readers must do their best to guess new vocabulary words in context before they respond to three short answer questions.
11th - 12th Languages 5 Views 7 Downloads
New Review Our Solar System Scavenger Hunt Activity
Send students on a search for facts about the solar system with this scavenger hunt activity. Whether they are finding out how far the sun is from the earth, or the names of all four gas giants, this resource will engage young scientists in exploring the final frontier.
3rd - 6th Science 8 Views 9 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Venus: A Global Greenhouse
Students take temperature measurements in closed systems over time and record data to demonstrate "greenhouse warming," which is observed in greenhouses and in planetary atmospheres like those of Venus, Saturn's moon Titan, and possibly Earth's.
5th - 12th Science 3 Views 19 Downloads
In this famous person worksheet, students read a passage about Venus Williams and then complete a variety of in-class and homework activities to support comprehension, including partner interviews, spelling, cloze, synonym matches, and scrambled sentences.
4th - 8th Language Arts 8 Views 24 Downloads
Solar System Scale & Size
Use a variety of whole fruits to represent the different planets in the solar system to introduce scale sizes to your math or space science class. They follow suit by creating a non-scaled model of the solar system using specific-colored pony beads.
K - 8th Science 53 Views 35 Downloads CCSS: Designed