Science Focus #1: The Needs & Characteristics of Living Things

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This Science Focus is all about living things and the environment. I have been using this unit for a few years now and every year it is one of my students' favourite, and I'm so happy to finally share it with you. From anchor charts to activity pages, craftivities and more, your students will be engaged from start to finish!

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This product is organized into 6 "Learning Topics"...

INCLUDED:
* introduction
1. Intro. & what is living?
* "Living Things" - brainstorm anchor chart
* "Living Things" - anchor chart
* mystery flaps for anchor chart
* "Is it Living?" - anchor chart
* "Is it Living?" - interactive anchor chart
* "Is it Living?" - extension activity
2. The needs of living things
* "Living Things" - interactive anchor chart
* "The Needs of Living Things" - extension activity
* "Let it Grow" - activity explanation & interactive anchor chart (& sample)
* "My Plant Observation Book"
* "I am Living" - craftivity
3. What is nonliving?
* "Living & Nonliving" - interactive anchor chart
* "Living & Nonliving" - extension activity
* "Living vs. Nonliving" - active group sorting activity
* "Is it Living?" - extension activity
* "Is it Living?" - worksheet
* "Let's Go Camping!" - worksheet
4. Characteristics of living things
* "Characteristics of Living Things" - interactive lesson
* "Characteristics of Living Things" - interactive anchor chart
* "Characteristics of Living Things" - extension activity
* "Cool Characteristics" - worksheet
* "Same but Different" - interactive lesson & group activity
* "Same but Different" - extension activity
5. Living things & their environment
* "Happy Habitats" - anchor chart
* "Happy Habitats" - extension activity
* "Where do I belong?" - sorting worksheet
* "Home, Sweet Habitat!" - booklet activity
6. Environmental respect
* "Respecting the Environment" - drama activity
* "How Can We Respect the Environment?" - brainstorm anchor chart
* "Respecting the Environment" - poster activity
* "Happy Helpers" - craftivity

* unit rubric

PSSST!! You may be interested in....
* Sciences Focus: The BUNDLE
* Science Focus #2: Energy in Our Lives
* Science Focus #3: Daily & Seasonal Changes
* Science Focus #4: Materials, Objects, & Everyday Structures
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92
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