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Earth's Natural Resources Complete Lesson Set Bundle (NGSS & TEKS)
Great way to incorporate NGSS into your science curriculum!
This is your one stop shop for complete lesson sets to teach the topic and standards!! Everything you need to teach about renewable and non renewable resources, conservation, and the distribution/availability of salt water and fresh water on Earth. is included in this set.
Fun exploring natural resources!
The activities in this lesson set are created to incorporate reading and writing into the Science curriculum. The lesson is designed to last about a week (depending on your timing and students), and encourage student participation. Lessons are aligned with the Common Core State Standards, Next Generation Science Standards and the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills.These lessons also use Interactive Notebooks.
These lessons also use Interactive Notebooks, Claims, Evidence, and Reasoning, Critical Thinking, and Project Based Learning to enrich the learning experience.
Lesson: Earth's Natural Resources
Included in the lesson set:
Lesson Planning Guide
Word Wall Builder Chart
Informational Text with Key Terms
Word Wall Cards
Vocabulary Matching (3 Key Terms)
Vocabulary Activity Pages (3 Key Terms)
Interactive Science Notebook
Critical Thinking Activity: Analyzing Data
Daily Science Starters
Formative Assessment with Rubric
6(7)(A) Matter and energy. The student knows that some of Earth's energy resources are available on a nearly perpetual basis, while others can be renewed over a relatively short period of time. Some energy resources, once depleted, are essentially nonrenewable. The student is expected to research and discuss the advantages and disadvantages of using coal, oil, natural gas, nuclear power, biomass, wind, hydropower, geothermal, and solar resources.
NGSS (Next Generation Science Standards)
5-ESS3-1 Obtain and combine information about ways individual communities use science ideas to protect the Earth’s resources and environment.
5-ESS2-2 Describe and graph the amounts of salt water and fresh water in various reservoirs to provide evidence about the distribution of water on Earth.
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