Insect or Spider?
Students compare and contrast the difference between insects and spiders. After a brief class discussion, students complete an activity matching the body parts of an insect and the body parts of a spider. Worksheet with answer key is included.
K - 2nd Science 4 Views 28 Downloads
Where’s the Water?: Acting Out Science Cycles
Young scientists transform themselves into rivers, oceans, clouds, and drops of water in order to explore the water cycle. After assigning and explaining to students their different roles in the activity, the teacher reads aloud a...
2nd - 5th Science CCSS: Adaptable
Insect Anatomy and the Scientist as Illustrator (Beginning Level)
We’re going on an insect hunt! Class members use clear, lidded containers to collect insects from the schoolyard. They then draw their insect and label body parts. After the insects are released to the area where they were found, your...
K - 12th Science