SAVE 40% by purchasing ALL my Earth Science Interactive Notebook Units, PowerPoints/Notes/Exams and Task Cards!
• This product includes FREE
downloads of all future supplemental Earth Science products.
• This product does NOT
include SNAPs Station Lab Activities.
• The Earth Science Complete Curriculum
includes Earth Science SNAPs labs.
About this Product:
This bundle includes earth science teaching materials differentiated
for grades 3-5 and 6-8:
• Editable PowerPoint Presentations, Scaffolded Notes and Exams
• Interactive Notebook Lessons (Input Notes, INB Activities, Quizzes & Reflection Exercises)
• Task Cards Tiered to Bloom's Taxonomy
• Warmups, Homework, Vocabulary Builders & Review Materials coming 2017-2018
• Suggested Syllabus and Lesson Planning Guide coming 2017-2018
About the Differentiation:
Topics are differentiated for upper elementary, intermediate and advanced students. This bundle is MOST appropriate for middle school grades, but works great for upper elementary and lower high school grades as well. A color-shape code system will help you differentiate these concepts for your students' needs and abilities.
NGSS and DCI Alignment:
This product includes a reference file (found within the INB folder) to help you align your lessons to the Next Generation Science Standards and Disciplinary Core Ideas. The content in these products exceeds NGSS in order to satisfy state standards, to provide background information to NGSS and to enrich or enhance NGSS.
Downloading and Accessing the Files:
This product is hosted on a third-party website. Purchasers will receive instructions on how to access and download the files of this product once purchased through TpT.
POWERPOINTS, NOTES & EXAMS
The PPs in this bundle are designed to help you deliver, discuss and assess physical science content. There are three teaching tools included with each PowerPoint product in this bundle:
• PowerPoint Presentation (differentiated and editable slides)
• Scaffolded Notes (differentiated, editable and modified/completed notes included)
• Summative Examination (differentiated, editable and answer key included)
The following PowerPoints, Notes & Exams are included in this bundle:
• Climate and Biomes PowerPoint, Notes & Exam
• Earth, Moon and Celestial Cycles PowerPoint, Notes & Exam
• Earth's History PowerPoint, Notes & Exam
• Earth's Systems PowerPoint, Notes & Exam
• Human Impact PowerPoint, Notes & Exam
• Mapping Earth and Landforms PowerPoint, Notes & Exam
• Natural Resources PowerPoint, Notes & Exam
• Slow and Rapid Changes to Earth PowerPoint, Notes & Exam
• Soil, Rocks and Minerals PowerPoint, Notes & Exam
• Structure of the Universe PowerPoint, Notes & Exam
• Tectonic Plates PowerPoint, Notes & Exam
• Weather PowerPoint, Notes & Exam
Note: The PowerPoints are .pptx files. The notes and exams are .docx files. The fonts are safe for use with Microsoft Office PowerPoint and Word and come with most Microsoft Office versions.
INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK UNITS
My interactive notebook lessons are organized into units. Each unit is composed of interactive notebook chapters. Each chapter includes:
• An overview with photos of the completed INB activity
• One page of input notes (differentiated when necessary)
• At least one INB activity (key included)
• A 4-5 question mini assessment (key included)
• A 2-part reflection exercise (generic & self-assessment reflection prompts included)
• BONUS! Editable
copies of all input notes are included as separate .docx files for FREE!
This bundle includes the following Interactive Notebook Units:
• Climate and Biomes INB Unit
• Earth, Moon and Celestial Cycles INB Unit
• Earth's History INB Unit
• Earth's Systems: Geosphere, Atmosphere & Hydrosphere INB Unit
• Human Impact INB Unit
• Mapping Earth and Landforms INB Unit
• Natural Resources INB Unit
• Slow and Rapid Changes to Earth INB Unit
• Soil, Rocks and Minerals INB Unit
• Structure of the Universe INB Unit
• Tectonic Plates INB Unit
• Weather INB Unit
The task card questions are differentiated (with a color and shape code) and tiered with a "signal strength" code so to probe lower, mid and higher order thinking. Questions are tiered according to the revised Bloom's taxonomy.
Answer sheets (differentiated) and key included for each task card set.
The following task card sets are included in this bundle:
• Climate and Biomes Task Cards
(40 task cards)
• Earth, Moon and Celestial Cycles Task Cards
(56 task cards)
• Earth's History Task Cards
(38 task cards)
• Earth's Systems Task Cards
(64 task cards)
• Human Impact Task Cards
(66 task cards)
• Mapping Earth and Landforms Task Cards
(44 task cards)
• Natural Resources Task Cards
(24 task cards)
• Slow and Rapid Changes to Earth Task Cards
(46 task cards)
• Soil, Rocks and Minerals Task Cards
(44 task cards)
• Structure of the Universe Task Cards
(64 task cards)
• Tectonic Plates Task Cards
(48 task cards)
• Weather Task Cards
(80 task cards)
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• Download a FREE Interactive Notebook Unit
to learn more about my INB products
• Download a FREE Task Card Set
to learn more about my task card products
I offer various purchasing options to meet your needs while saving you money. If you are looking to purchase specific types of teaching materials, I offer INB Bundles, PowerPoint Bundles and Task Card Bundles separately. You can find my smaller bundles by browsing through my custom categories.