Science Lesson Plans contains the following classroom lesson plans created to be used in Science classes:
Lesson Plan: The Rainforest
Description: The students will study about the five different layers of the rainforest, and the animals in each layer. The students will use the computer and complete a report on a specific rainforest animal of their choice. To extend the project, the students will then design and construct a model, showing the five layers of the rainforest canopy.
This lesson plan includes: Description, Materials, Teacher Preparation, Student Preparation, Activities/Procedure, Assessment/Evaluation, Rainforest Model Student Assessment, Rainforest Animal Report, Rainforest Layers Model Rubric, What is a Rain Forest?
Lesson Plan: The Schoolyard Safari
Description: This is a science discovery lesson on vertebrates and invertebrates with integrated and follow-up lessons. This lesson focuses on “monsters and mini-beasts” or spiders and insects and other invertebrate animals.
This lesson plan includes: Description, Objectives, Introduction to Activities, Materials, Teacher Preparation, Student Preparation, Activities/Procedures, Follow-Up Activities, Related Internet Sites, Assessment/Evaluation, Anecdotal Record Sheet for Schoolyard Safari and Colloquium, The Schoolyard Safari, Schoolyard Safari Observation Chart, Schoolyard Safari Poster Rubric.