Predicting Whether the Weather is Good for the Garden
Can your class predict the weather? Show them how they can come close with a lesson plan about creating weather instruments, including weather vanes, barometers, wind socks, anemometers, and thermometers. Kids research weather patterns...
Shape, Form and Function in the Garden
Fifth graders explore biology by researching plant life on the Internet. In this gardening lesson plan, 5th graders identify the difference between many plant species and their origins while utilizing the Internet to research pond life....
5th Visual & Performing Arts
Discovering Plants and Animals
Exploring the backyard, the school yard, the gardens, and the Internet, small children discover the world around them. The bugs, animals, and plants are alive, but is the lawn mower? An engaging activity that will help them understand...
Pre-K - 1st Science CCSS: Adaptable
Rain Forest Teaching Curriculum
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,...
K - 12th Science CCSS: Adaptable
Math Grade 6: Extended Performance Task—Bracelet Sales
Let's start a rubber band bracelet business. Young entrepreneurs design bracelets made from rubber bands and determine how much profit they can make. This requires using real-world cost information and calculating unit rates.
6th Math CCSS: Designed