Students will enjoy the hands-on activities and close reading passages in this integrated resource.
This resource combines all the NGSS standards for Earth Science 2nd Grade NGSS and the integrated resources to meet those standards. Addresses both NGSS Earth's Systems and NGSS Earth's Place in the Universe
This resource includes, hands-on, inquiry based experiments, nonfiction text, close reading activities, response pages, interactive notebook flaps, sorting cards and lesson plans.
This resource addresses the following NGSS standards:
2-ESS1-1. Use information from several sources to provide evidence that Earth events can occur quickly or slowly.
2-ESS2-1. Compare multiple solutions designed to slow or prevent wind or water from changing the shape of the land.
ESS2-2. Develop a model to represent the shapes and kinds of land and bodies of water in an area.
ESS2-3. Obtain information to identify where water is found on Earth and that it can be solid or liquid.
Science Concepts Include:
Distribution of Water on Earth
Bodies of Water
Rapid and Slow Changes to the Earth
Literacy Skills Include
Asking and Answering questions
Reading Back Into the Text
Reasons Supporting Claims
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This resource includes the following resources:
Landforms and Bodies of Water Lab, Close Read and Game NGSS 2-ESS2-2
Close Read and Lab on Where is Water Found on Earth and What Forms Does it Take? NGSS 2-ESS2-3
Close Read and Lab Fast and Slow Changes to the Earth NGSS 2-ESS1-1 and 2-ESS2-1
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Please see some of my other resources for NGSS 2nd grade science:
Life Cycle of a Sunflower NGSS 3-LS1-1
Sorting Cards for Properties of Matter
Complete NGSS 2nd Grade Plant Unit