This product is a huge bundle of science resources for kindergarten and first grade. This bundle includes 12 engaging, highly rated products. The bright colors and simple language in these products make them perfect for young scientists!
This bundle includes the following products:
Living and Nonliving Resources, Sorts, and Worm Investigation
26 pages- This is a set of cute, engaging resources to help your students master the concepts of living and nonliving.
Included in this product: teaching posters, a large, colorful sort designed for a pocket chart and/or center, an interactive journal sort, a student "cut and paste" sort to asses learning, and a FUN, engaging "earthworm/ gummy worm" scientific investigation.
5 Senses- Teaching Points, Sorts, Observations & More
26 pages-This is an adorable, very engaging product to teach the 5 senses to your students. This product includes posters, teaching point posters & cards, sorts (to be used as a student game or pocket chart activity), and a fabulous "Popcorn Investigation". The graphics and activities are highly engaging. Detailed instructions are included. Jus print, add popcorn, and your resources are ready to go!
Scientific Method Poster Pack
23 pages-This product is designed to introduce your students to the scientific method. The simple design and adorable graphics make them engaging and easy to use. Posters are included for the following steps of the scientific method:
Ask a question
Construct a hypothesis
Test with experiments
Analyze data & Form conclusions
Parts of a Plant
30 pages- This is a highly engaging set of resources for teaching students about the parts of plants. Included in this product:
- 5 posters filled with colorful examples of the parts of plans (Posters included for: seeds, roots, stems, leaves, and flowers)
- Vocabulary cards that explain the job of each part of a plant
- Sorting activity (perfect for a pocket chart!) that gives students the opportunity to analyze photographs of plant parts
- Labeling sheet for students to complete
-"Show What You Know" student booklet about plant parts
Scientific Tools- Vocabulary and Teaching Points Freebie
10 pages-This product includes adorable, highly engaging graphics featured in vocabulary card and teaching point posters. This product is designed to familiarize your students with the tools that scientists commonly use in their investigations.
Pumpkin Life Cycle- Interactive Notebook, Photographs, Sequencing & More!
23 pages- This product includes all the resources you need to teach your students about the life cycle of pumpkins! In this easy to use product you will find:
-Interactive Notebook Activity- An engaging, easy to use, interactive notebook activity with detailed directions for use.
-Bright, engaging photographs of pumpkins during various stages of development. These photos can be used in a pocket chart or a center. They are perfect for sequencing and/or matching with the included "label cards".
-Colorful illustrations of pumpkins during each stage of the life cycle. These cards can be used for sequencing and creating an anchor chart. They are also perfect to use with the photo cards for a lesson on the similarities and differences between photos and illustrations.
-Cloze Activity- this can be used as an interactive writing activity or as a student assessment
Animal Babies and Parents
This Animal Babies & Parents unit was created with the intention of integrating science and language arts in your primary classroom.
The beautiful, high quality photographs used in this unit are highly engaging for young students.
In this unit you will find:
-17 nonfiction articles (that can be arranged into 4 books). Text dependent writing prompts are provided for each article. These articles can be used as a read aloud or as close reading texts. These articles were written to correlate first grade science and ELA standards. (Younger students will benefit from having these texts read aloud to them.)
-26 beautiful, high quality posters of animal babies with their parents. These posters make a beautiful class display. They can be used to facilitate class discussions or to be posted with a whole group writing prompt.
-a sorting activity (perfect for a pocket chart or science center) that focuses on the behavior of parent animals
-an activity containing 12 task cards and 26 photo cards that can be used in a writing center. These tasks can be completed individually, in pairs, or small groups.
Types of Animals- Life Science Unit
This product was designed to enhance your life science unit and to help students understand different types of animals and their attributes. The following types of animals are included:
amphibians insects, birds, fish, mammals & reptiles.
This product includes:
-a poster that describes each type of animal in a clear, simple format
-6 headings for pocket charts or center sorting activities
-over 140 high quality, professional photographs of animals to be used in sorting activities.
Simply print, laminate, and cut out the cards. They can be put in a science center or pocket chart to give students practice sorting animals by type.
These beautiful photos also inspire conversations that give students practice using scientific vocabulary as they describe the animals & and explain how they know the animal’s classification
Sea Turtles Life Cycles & More!
This HUGE unit is truly the only resource you need to teach your primary students about Sea Turtles. There is a strong focus on the life cycle of sea turtles but there is also much more!
-This unit presents 9 informational text articles based on sea turtles. These articles can be used as individual close reading texts or can be put together to make a complete book. High quality photographs engage students and enhance their learning. These articles provide detailed information in a basic format.
-These articles can be used as a read aloud or as close reading texts. These articles were written to correlate first and second grade science and ELA standards. (Younger students will benefit from having these texts read aloud to them.)
- After each article you will find a page of 2-3 explicit, text dependent questions. There is also 1 page that includes 2 writing prompts that ask students to summarize and synthesize their learning by evaluating both the photographs and the text.
- These reading and writing tasks are designed to give young students complex information in a simple, student friendly format. These tasks may be achieved through shared reading and writing, small group activities, or individual student work. (Detailed instructions are provided). This is an excellent way to expose developing readers and writers to rigorous tasks.
-Also included in this product:
-Sequencing activities- perfect to use in a pocket chart or science center- these activities can be completed whole group, in a small group, or by individual students
-3 graphic organizers
-A student booklet with 3 versions offered- The same information is offered on 2 different text and vocabulary complexity levels. There is also a version with illustrations only so that students can write their learning in a booklet format with picture support provided. This makes it easy for you to differentiate your instruction!
-A set of 20 beautiful, high quality posters/photographs- These are highly engaging and sure to support your instruction in many ways.
Force and Motion- Resources for Push, Pull, Speed & Direction
I hope these resources will enhance your Force and Motion Science Unit! This product includes vocabulary and photo cards that can be used in a pocket chart, sorting center, or on a vocabulary wall. The high quality photographs used in this unit are highly engaging and excellent visuals for helping students understand the concepts.
Earth Day & Conservation- Posters, Vocabulary & More!
This Earth Day product was designed to help students understand the vocabulary and concepts associated with Earth Day, conservation and environmental protection.
Here is what's included:
-22 posters that display a concept/ vocabulary word, high quality photograph, and brief explanation
-These posters are provided 2 different ways: with a dramatic black background (22 pages) and with an ink-saving white background (22 pages).
-Student Booklet pages- on these pages students can write their own explanations and create illustrations to demonstrate understanding of each concept.
-Simple writing prompt/craft activity
-The concepts included are: Earth Day, pollution, land pollution, water pollution, air pollution, recycling, reuse, reduce, compost, landfill, solar panels, landfill, water conservation, energy conservation, natural resources, environment, biodegradable, hydropower, wind power, oil spill, pollutant, renewable energy, ozone layer and global warming.
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**Please note: this product was updated on 4/16/15. If you previously purchased this product DO NOT repurchase! Simply redownload to have access to all the new materials!