This is a booklet that I send home with students to work on with their parents. Students go outside and record their observations. This is an easy way to increase parent involvement in their student's academia. This can be incorporated into any science lesson.
Paired standard below:
TEKS: §112.12.Science, Grade 1
(b) Knowledge and skills.
8. Earth and space. The student knows that the natural world includes the air around us and objects in the sky. The student is expected to:
(B) observe and record changes in the appearance of objects in the sky such as clouds, the Moon, and stars, including the Sun