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"Steer" Toward STEM: Careers in Animal AgricultureLesson Planet
3rd - 5th CCSS: Designed
Think like an engineer and an agricultural scientist over the course of 12 lessons in a STEM based unit. Young scientists take on the roles of animal physiologists, animal geneticists, agricultural engineers, animal nutritionists, and...
Response and ReproductionLesson Planet
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
The third activity in a series of 20 explores response to stimuli and reproduction, two of the characteristics of living things. Learners see how pill bugs react to the stimulus of light and determine their own definitions of reproduction.
Salmon and Trout Go to First GradeLesson Planet
1st - 3rd CCSS: Adaptable
Turn your young scientists into salmon and trout experts with this diverse collection of worksheets and activities. Perfect for creating a thematic unit on fish in the primary grades, this resource engages children with printable books,...
Pumpkin Life CycleLesson Planet
Pre-K - 3rd CCSS: Adaptable
From seed to jack-o-lantern, young scholars walk step-by-step through the life cycle of pumpkins with this fun art and science activity. After first participating in a shared reading of the children's book Pumpkin, Pumpkin children color...
Blow the Roof Off!PD Learning Network
3rd - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Blow the minds of young scientists with this collection of inquiry-based investigations. Based on a series of eight videos, these "hands-on, minds-on" science lessons engage young learners in exploring a wide range of topics from making...
Rain Forest Teaching CurriculumLesson Planet
K - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Take young naturalists on an exploration of the world's tropical rainforests with this extensive collection of lessons and activities. Whether its creating leaf and flower prints or investigating the absorption spectrum of chlorophyl,...
Elementary School Sea Turtle Lesson PlanLesson Planet
1st - 4th CCSS: Adaptable
Young scientists explore the fascinating life cycle of sea turtles in this elementary science lesson. From leathery eggs buried beneath the sand to 600 pound creatures swimming through the oceans, students discuss, read informational...
Mammal Scavenger Hunt ActivityLesson Planet
2nd - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
Did you know that a polar bear's skin is actually black? Or that the lightest mammal weighs less than a paperclip? Young scientists learn these and other amazing facts about mammals as they explore the animal kingdom with this fun...
The Three Life-Giving Sisters: Plant Cultivation and Mohican InnovationLesson Planet
2nd - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
Children gain first-hand experience with Native American agriculture while investigating the life cycle of plants with this engaging experiment. Focusing on what the natives called the Three Sisters - corn, beans, and squash - young...
Study Life Cycles with ButterfliesLesson Planet
K - 3rd CCSS: Adaptable
All living things grow and change throughout their lives, but few as dramatically as the monarch butterfly. Explore the interesting life cycle of this insect as children collect caterpillars, create habitats, and observe the incredible...