This is ALL YOU'LL EVER NEED for Matter and DENSITY!!! 18 separate files and documents,Fun Action ACTivities, Action LABs, Plans, Card and Image Sorts, Vocab MatchUP Cards, Vocab GraphiQ Map and Interactive Word Wall, separate color Word Wall Cards, Choices Board, and way more!
My UNIT is ALL HANDS-ON (unless you do the GraphiQ EXPLAIN Presentation- Teacher-Directed, as I do, but it has Action Activities inside it, + you could opt to do it Student-Directed on computers!) This UNIT allows for different groupings, and meets all your LEVELED and Differentiated Needs!! As you know, we don't just quit Calculating DENSITY that week, it lasts all year-- I have included a folder game or station with a Density Puzzle PIC, Task Cards, several things to use for small group, and my RedoReflect 10 days to MASTERY! to use later for more advanced DENSITY calculations!!
This complete UNIT includes:
*GraphiQ EXPLAIN Multimedia Presentation with Student FRAMES for Journals/Notebooks
*GraphiQ MAP (for student's Journals/Notebooks) which transforms into an Interactive Word WALL,(with larger word "cards") --putting the concepts together into a meaningful web and large poster
*Vocab MatchUP CARDs for a Race to WIN (large, small, color, black white w a pocket) and matching, full-color Word WALL CARDs
*DENSITY Task CARDS (12)
* Matter vs. NOT Matter SORT
*Physical vs. Chemical Properties Image SORT
*ActionLAB: Density Towers
*ActionLAB: Density of Small Objects
*DENSITY Puzzle PIC (2 LEVELS with answer key) can be an Activity, Folder Game, Station, or for Small Group!
*Matter and DENSITY Test-Formatted WarmUPs (with fun links to appropriate Matter and Density videos)
*Matter and DENSITY Practice or HW (with answer key)
*Matter and DENSITY QUIZ (with answer key)
*REDOREFLECT DENSITY lev 1SET-10 days for MASTERY (perfect to brush up before the Benchmark! with a research-based method of practice and reflection!)
*WEEK's PLANS + teacher notes and suggestions
*Weekly GOALS for students and parents (print or post or email--with quiz reminder, concept overview, week at a glance, and all Vocabulary words in my "preteach Vocab" Anticipation Guide!)
*my Science Grading RUBRIC (and HINTs to a paperless classroom!)
I have used all of these documents and files in my class for the past 9 years, so I know that they work! I hope this helps you have a laid back, fully planned, awesome week and YEAR full of practice with Matter and DENSITY---let me know if you need anything else!! (You won't)
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Jana--Science Rocks with Smalley!