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31 resources with the keyterm observe

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It Barely Matters

For Teachers 1st - 4th
Students explore matter. In this classifying states of matter lesson, students will classify by pictures and observations. Students read a book and then do simple experiments to determine the state of matter.  Students also gain...
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Wonder Underground

For Teachers K - 3rd
Learners classify and record objects they find "underground." In this observation lesson, students dig into bins filled with soil and encounter various objects such as bark, twigs, etc. Learners classify their findings.
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The Science of a Historic Sinking

For Teachers 5th - 9th
Incorporate science investigations to expand pupils' understanding of the Titanic.
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Erosion

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Students identify and interpret where and how erosion takes place. Students list various ways to prevent erosion from occurring. Students conduct an experiment in small groups on erosion and predict what they believe will happen.
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Close Observation: Coins

For Teachers 2nd
Integrate math, science, and speaking/listening with a collaborative hands-on activity. Each group works with a single penny, examining it with the naked eye and recording observations. Repeat using magnifying glasses. Then repeat with a...
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Physics at the Zoo

For Teachers 7th - 10th
Students visit a local zoo and answer physics questions that are a part of zoo life.  In this zoo physics lesson students answer questions that have to do with the physics of animal size, their center of gravity and how animals travel.
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Lightening with Levers

For Students 2nd - 3rd
In this science worksheet, students use a lever to life their teacher and then generate questions for further exploration. They also identify who created the first lever and what he stated for doing so.
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Air Temperature

For Students 2nd - 4th
In this earth science worksheet, learners describe what the terms hot and cold mean when referring to air temperature. Then they identify a thermometer and how to measure using one. Students also compare their results with others in the...
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Who Will Get the Job?

For Teachers 7th
Seventh graders demonstrate their ability to identify interview skills that lead to success in the job-seeking process by participating in and observing an interview with an employer. Students also use a checklist to validate their...
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Artifact Identification-What is it?

For Teachers 4th - 8th
Students observe an artifact and make an inference about the artifact's purpose. They are going to role-play as archaeologists by using artifacts to hypothesize about the lives of past people.
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Will It Sink or Float?

For Teachers K - 2nd
Students perform experiments to see if items will sink or float. For this sink or float lesson, students work in groups to make predictions, and record the results. After the experiments are complete students make a book of the results.
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OSAE Can You See

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Students observe, speculate, analyze and evaluate conclusions about Mississippi River locations as well as illustrate their findings in drawings. They enhance themselves with their surroundings and landscape pictures at various places...
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3-Dimensional People

For Teachers 5th - 12th
Students collect objects that represent themselves. In a class discussion, they consider how they are seen and understood by others. Students create two sculptures, one of how others see them and another of how they see themselves.
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Food Fit For An Ant

For Students K - 2nd
In this science instructional activity, students observe an ant hill located by the school. Students place a plate with different types of foods near the anthill. Students observe and record what they see. Students graph the foods...
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Life's Ups and Downs

For Teachers 4th - 6th
In this science worksheet, young scholars observe whether or not there is a change in density to objects in regular and carbonated water. They also draw a picture and write about their experience.
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Let's Recycle

For Students 3rd - 6th
In this environment worksheet, students use a recycling project to reinforce concepts concerning the collection of data and conversion into percents. They also identify and define various recycling issues and how they can help.
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Listening -What Makes a Good Listener

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Pupils explore characteristics that make a good listener and the benefits of practicing to be a one. As a class, they explore and type out reasons to become a good listener. Students participate in a "Simon Says" game. Additional plans...
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Winter Holidays Around the World

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students research winter holidays celebrated around the world, both religious and cultural. Twelve specified components of holidays are given to guide the research. Students develop both a physical and an electronic presentation...
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Creeping

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Learners observe, measure, and graph a model of slow down slope movement representing soil creep. This task assesses students' abilities to collect, record, and organize data, set up graph axes, plot data points, draw line graphs, apply...
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Probing Under the Surface

For Teachers 8th
Eighth graders use a measuring stick to determine the shape of the inside of the bottom of a box, then apply their knowledge to an additional situation. This task assesses students' abilities to make simple observations, collect and...
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River Planning

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Students use a model to conduct an experiment involving dam construction. Based on their observations, they draw conclusions about social, economic, and and environmental issues and make a decision concerning dam location. As a group,...
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Sensational Slime

For Teachers 1st - 4th
Students predict, observe and draw conclusions while working on an experiment with "slime." Students accurately record observations and draw conclusions about the experiment.
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Salvage the Senses

For Teachers 2nd - 4th
Students develop sensory awareness through this series of lessons.
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Sunlight and Heat

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students brainstorm about the sources of heat. They discuss that sunlight is one of those sources. Students complete a lab about cold water and warm water. They record the temperatures from each thermometer and discuss which container...