This is a lesson plan aligned to Lucy Calkins 2nd grade Informational Writing Unit of Study: Session #1. The goal is to have students learn how to write a science lab report. You can also use this lesson plan for Science! It is aligned with 2nd grade common core standards, but can easily be integrated into 1st or 3rd grade informational writing curriculum. It includes the lesson plan, science experiment ideas, lab report template, lab report checklist, and sentence frames for effective discussion.