This science journal packet has everything you need to study light with your students! It was created for a second grade level, but can easily be adjusted for lower or higher grade levels. Also includes my personal notes/activity/lesson plan ideas and how I used it in the classroom.
Reading Passage and Fun Facts (2 pages introducing students to the concepts of visible light, the colors of the rainbow, photons, etc).
Chart Activity (Students list or draw objects that do and do not produce light in a provided chart). Great way to spark discussions about where light comes from, what objects produce light, etc.
Rainbow Experiment (Instructions on how to conduct the Rainbow Experiment with your kids to produce their very own rainbow in the classroom!)
Experiment Journal Page (Students record the experiment here, including the materials used, steps of the experiment, and their observations).
Show Me What You Know Assessment (2 page assessment to review students' understanding- 3 short answer and 6 multiple choice questions). Also includes answer key.
Teacher's Guide (Detailed notes, ideas, and extension activities. Basically describes how to use this product in your classroom, how I personally used it, and more ideas for extending lesson and your students' thinking).
If you're looking for a way to introduce your students to some deeper level science concepts and activities, this packet is for you! Great way to spark discussions about observations, experiments, and other science terms. Includes a simple and clean design, with printer-friendly black and white pages.
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