Living and Non-Living Things (Real pictures for sorting, activities)

Sheila Melton
Grade Levels
PreK - 2nd, Homeschool
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60 pages
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Your students will feel alive with these Living and Non-Living Things real pictures to sort, printables and activities!

This is a great addition to your Living and Non-Living curriculum and will add discovery and excitement to your Science Center!

What other teachers have said about this product:

  • "This is a really comprehensive work--and well done! Well differentiated also."
  • "I'm a student teacher, used this during an observation by a principal from another school! She loved this! Thank you!!"
  • "The kids loved it. They had so much fun sorting and I loved listening to their justifications!"
  • "Loved that the pics were real rather than a drawn representation!"

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Living and Non-Living Things PowerPoint

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Living and Non-Living Things unit includes:

**Living and Non-Living Things Sorting Picture Cards:

A great addition to your science center! Students can sort the real picture cards under the correct header card and complete any one of the included printables. Pictures come with and without picture labels.

**Living and Non-Living Things - NO PREP printables include:

  • Living Things Need/Can/Have graphic organizers
  • Just the Facts About Living Things
  • Living Things Need...
  • Facts to Know About...
  • Living Things Need... foldable
  • "All About Living Things" writing paper
  • "What Are Living Things?" foldable mini book
  • Find and color the Living Things
  • Living and Non-Living things cut and sort printable (2 versions)
  • Draw/label living and non-living things
  • Living and Non-Living things lift the flap printable
  • Venn Diagrams (living vs non-living, gummy worm vs earth worm, teddy bear vs real bear)
  • Frayer model definition printables (Living, Non-Living)
  • Draw an example of a living and non-living and write 3 facts you learned

**Many pages include half-sheet versions perfect for science journals!

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Sheila Melton

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60 pages
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