Second graders read a book together as a class about the rainstick and then use their creativity to design their own. They then will be able to see the connection between the sounds of the rainforest and their own rainstick.
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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
Growing Minds: Garden Planning
School gardens are rich in cross-curricular learning opportunities! Excellent ideas put learners in charge of organizing and planning. Begin with a book about gardening (recommended titles provided), and discuss learners' prior knowledge...
K - 5th Health CCSS: Designed
Worms: A Farmer's Best Friend
The earthworms on your school campus are an educational resource! Youngsters learn about the benefits worms bring to farmers, and listen to a book revealing the interesting truth about these slimy annelids (titles recommended). Then,...
Pre-K - 2nd English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
Lions, Tigers and Bears Oh Animals!
Fear not, this thematic unit on animals and habitats poses no threat to you or your students. In fact, this fun series of whole class, small group, and independent learning activities will have your class engaged in learning about the...
2nd - 4th Science CCSS: Adaptable
Luscious Layers of Life...A Walk Through the Rainforest
Second graders explore the plants and animals that live in the rainforest. They view and discuss a rainforest slideshow, select a plant or animal to research, explore various websites and complete a research sheet, and write a report...
2nd Science CCSS: Designed