Do you want non-fiction text to supplement your NGSS lesson plans about Earth's Systems? Then this is a great resource for you and your students!
There are 17 articles in this resource.
The passages were written with middle schoolers in mind, but the information is very interesting and would be useful for other grades as well.
Do NOT purchase this if you are purchasing our units. They are included in them.
- Layers of the Earth
-Ocean Floor - Seafloor Spreading
-Types of Rocks
-Weathering and Erosion
-What are Minerals, and What Are They Used for?
-The Four Spheres that Make Up the Earth's Systems
-What Role Do Animals and Plants Have in the Cycling of Water
-What is an Aquifer?
-Ocean Currents and Tides
-Would You Drink This Water?
-What Are Air Masses and Fronts?
-How Does Air Pressure Affect People?
-Underground Landforms: Caves and Sinkholes
-A Day at the Beach / The Science of Being Cool
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