Get you and your students loving science with these lesson plans for living things!Bundle includes:Living things and Nature of Science lesson plansMaterials listStandardsThinking MapsKagan StrategiesPrintable chartHands-on ActivitiesSuggested reading and videosDigital Interactive activitiesScavenger
Get a year's worth of engaging hands-on science lesson plans to get your students loving science! This bundle covers the following topics:Living ThingsParents and their offspringForcesHuman BodyRocks and MineralsProperties of MatterPatterns in Earth ScienceAll plans include:Hands-on Lab activitiesMa
This lesson is best for an introduction to parents and their offspring. It shows how some animals are similar to their parents their whole lives and how others are totally different. There is a matching activity at the end for the class.
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Make observations to construct an evidence-based account that young plants and animals are like, but not exactly like, their parents. Examples of patterns could include features plants or animals share. Examples of observations could include leaves from the same kind of plant are the same shape but can differ in size; and, a particular breed of dog looks like its parents but is not exactly the same. Assessment does not include inheritance or animals that undergo metamorphosis or hybrids.