Looking for Hands On, Minds On Science and Technology centres?
Each of these centres is LOW PREP
and easy to implement. Just print and laminate all of the student instruction cards for use year after year. Place the instruction cards and materials in buckets or tubs. Students record their findings on the student booklets included. Divide students into groups to rotate through each of the centres. You can also make multiple copies of the centres and have the students work in groups on the same activity/investigation.
This grade 3 BUNDLE aligns perfectly with ALL Ontario Science and Technology Curriculum Expectations.
This Grade 3 Science and Technology Unit Bundle includes each of the following CENTRES which cover the topics:
★ Growth and Changes in Plants GROWTH AND CHANGES IN PLANTS SCIENCE CENTRES
★ Strong and Stable Structures STRONG AND STABLE STRUCTURES SCIENCE CENTRES
★ Forces Causing Movement FORCES CAUSING MOVEMENT SCIENCE CENTRES
★Soils in the Environment SOILS IN THE ENVIRONMENT SCIENCE CENTRES
In EACH package for EACH TOPIC you will find: 10 Hands On, Inquiry Based Learning centres: students work in small groups or individually to rotate between 10 centres over the course of unit. Ten types of centre activities including hands-on and minds on activities and investigations (Let's Inquire, Let's Read, Let's Match, Let's Analyze, Let's Explain, Let's Tech, Let's Create, Let's Explore, Let's Sort, Let's Draw). These centres will be the perfect accompaniment to any of your lessons or activities.
ALSO INCLUDED: ALL GRADE 3 ILLUSTRATED WORD WALLS
Use these editable, illustrated science vocabulary cards to help you pre-teach, review and consolidate terminology. Ready to print and use immediately. They make an awesome, interactive bulletin board too!
★GROWTH AND CHANGES IN PLANTS ILLUSTRATED WORD WALL
★STRONG AND STABLE STRUCTURES ILLUSTRATED WORD WALL
★FORCES CAUSING MOVEMENT ILLUSTRATED WORD WALL
★SOILS IN THE ENVIRONMENT ILLUSTRATED WORD WALL
BE SURE TO CHECK OUT THIS PHOTO FILLED BLOG POST WITH IDEAS FOR GETTING STARTED WITH SCIENCE CENTRES!