This MEGA BUNDLE has everything you to kick start your science instruction!
At the start of every school year I teach my students about the science process skills so they can apply them throughout the year through our labs and investigations. This teaching bundle includes 4 products that can be used to teach each process skill extensively.
Science Process Skills Task CardsMaximize the versatility of task cards to increase productivity in your classroom.
What are task cards?
Task cards are meant to assess procedural and conceptual understanding of the curriculum you taught to your students. Designed to challenge students, task cards will provide authentic feedback to teachers on student mastery.
How can I use task cards?
➥ Centers/Rotations work
➥ Collaborative group work (Tasks cards make for great discussion starters)
➥ Independent work
➥ Whole group instruction
➥ Interactive Notebook prompts/ questions
This purchase contains 20 task cards for the following science process skills: Observing, Classifying, Modeling, Investigating, Inferring, Measuring, Predicting and Communicating. Some of the examples has different sentences underlined indicting students should focus on that part. I always explain this to my students before starting this activity.
PRINT AND GO Interactive Science Printables Science Process SkillsLove the idea of foldables, but sometimes don’t have the time for the maintenance part of them? Print and Go Science Printables are what your classroom needs! Designed to be functional and student friendly, Print and Go Science Printables present key science skills to students with visual presentations and real life examples. Print and Go Science Printables also assist teachers in breaking up bulky units and ensuring all key topics are covered. This product will make your science teaching easier!
These interactive notebook sheets are minimal cutting and gluing for your students. Just print and go! Be sure to reduce the image down to 85% if you are using composition notebooks.
Take a look at the topics covered!
➥ What is a scientist? pgs 3-4
➥ Making observations with investigation pgs 5-8
➥ Making inferences with investigations pgs 9-14
➥ Science and measurement tools with investigation pgs 15-20
➥ Models in science with investigation pgs 21-25
➥ Making predictions with activity pgs 26-28
➥ Classifying objects pgs 29-30
➥ Overview to investigations pgs 31-32
➥ Using data in science pgs 33-34
➥ Summary to all process skills with culminating investigation pgs 35-37
Show and Sort Science Process SkillsYou TEACH. They SHOW & SORT.
Show & Sort activities are meant to be engaging and challenging for your students. Designed to ignite discussion and debate, Show & Sorts will get your students talking about the material you taught them. Show and Sorts provide real life examples that are related to young leaners. Allow YOUR students to apply their knowledge and SHOW AND SORT!
This purchase contains 7 headers for the scientific process skills. There are 27 science related examples that students can sort under the proper headers. Some of the examples has different sentences underlined indicting students should focus on that part. I always explain this to my students before starting this activity.
Answer keys are included.
Seek and Highlight Science Process SkillsSeek and Highlight Science Stories help you integrate reading into science in a fun way! With easy prep and little materials required, your students will enjoy reading a grade level text with various real life science examples embedded throughout. Students will seek and highlight those examples for practice and/or to strong mastery of the curriculum you taught. Seek and Highlight Science Stories can be used in various ways and for different reasons. Whole group…independent practice…assessment…small groups…YOU CHOOSE! Merge science and reading together in ONE HIGH INTEREST ACTIVITY!
This purchase contains a story where students must identify and highlight all the science process skills mentioned 1.) observe 2.) classify 3.) model 4.) investigate 5.) infer 6.) measure 7.) predict 8.) communicate. There is a recording sheet included so students can document and explain their reasoning.
All you need are copies of the story and highlighters!