This culminating task for a grade 1 Science unit on Needs and Characteristics of Living Things (Ontario Science Curriculum) allows students to research, design, and build a diorama that shows the needs of a living things of their choice (human, plant, or animal), and what a healthy environment for that living thing looks like. The assignment is chunked into four parts - inquiry/ planning, building, written explanation, and presentation.
This resource includes:
- Lesson Plan
- Learning goal and success criteria
- Student work booklet