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NGSS Earth Science GLAD Unit

NGSS Earth Science GLAD Unit
NGSS Earth Science GLAD Unit
NGSS Earth Science GLAD Unit
NGSS Earth Science GLAD Unit
NGSS Earth Science GLAD Unit
NGSS Earth Science GLAD Unit
NGSS Earth Science GLAD Unit
NGSS Earth Science GLAD Unit
Product Description
Systems on Earth's surface, like plate tectonics, weathering, erosion and natural hazards, produce changes to the Earth that are visible in formations and the fossil record. This NGSS-aligned GLAD unit will get you on your way to a cross-curricular earth science unit that will get your students thinking deeply about the patterns and processes on earth's surface.

Included in this packet:
- Unit essential question
- Inquiry chart printable
- Observation chart photos
- Printable CCD and teacher samples
- I Just Thought You'd Like to Know About Patterns in Earth's Surface Big Book
- Super Scientist Awards
- 4 pictorial input charts to project and trace
- Geology Bugaloo (chant)
- Weathering and Erosion chant
- Plate Tectonics Chant
- 4 different printable sentence pattern charts and teacher sample
- Factors Affecting Erosion Expert Groups (set of 6) with mind map graphic organizer and process grid
- Natural Hazards Expert Groups (set of 6) with mind map graphic organizer and process grid
- 3 writing prompts (narrative, informational, and opinion) and writing paper
- 3 close reading passages with sample CCSS anchor charts, 3 printable question sets aligned to CCSS, and 2 journal prompts
- 5 math activities (3 center-type activities with recording sheets and 2 sets of printable worksheets)
- 4 science labs with teacher directions and printable recording sheets

This unit satisfies NGSS standards 4-ESS1-1, 4-ESS2-1, 4-ESS2-2, and 4-ESS3-2. The close reading questions included address Common Core standards RI 4.1 through 4.9. The writing prompts address CCSS W 4.1, W4.2, and W4.3. That math activities included address CCSS math standards 4.MD.A.1, 4.MD.C.5a, 4.MD.A.2, 4.OA.A.1, 4.NF.C.5, and 4.NF.C.6.

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Total Pages
159 pages
Answer Key
Not Included
Teaching Duration
1 month
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