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Students design a class newspaper all about their study of crickets, including illustrations and various sections of the newspaper, like sports, jokes, articles, food, and reviews. Students create a plan to design a cricket from food items and write a recipe to go with it.
1st - 3rd Language Arts 3 Views 8 Downloads
The Greenhouse Effect: Warming the Earth Experiment
First in a two-part lesson on the greenhouse effect, this lesson involves a classroom demonstration of the phenomenon, and a lab group experiment with color and absorption. Although there are easier ways to demonstrate the greenhouse effect, this clever method makes the thermometers easy to read.
6th - 8th Science 14 Views 13 Downloads
Plaster Casts of Natural Objects
Fourth graders observe objects in science and create a contour picture of the the object. In this arts and science observation instructional activity, 4th graders develop a clay sculpture of their object. Students generate a list of texture words to describe their object.
4th Science 3 Views 1 Download
Animals Around the World
Students study different kinds of animals and what group they belong to. In this animal classification instructional activity students view different animals and sort them by what group they belong to, for example a snake is in the reptile group.
K Science 3 Views 14 Downloads
Seahawk Educational & Environmental Discovery Program
Young scholars identify and describe local poisonous plant/animals. They compare characteristics of three local ecosystems and describe common plants from different ecosystems; comparing shapes, colors, textures, and measuring sizes.
K - 12th Science 3 Views 3 Downloads