Scientific Method BUNDLE with Speaking, Listening, Reading, & Writing Activities

Scientific Method BUNDLE with Speaking, Listening, Reading, & Writing Activities
Scientific Method BUNDLE with Speaking, Listening, Reading, & Writing Activities
Scientific Method BUNDLE with Speaking, Listening, Reading, & Writing Activities
Scientific Method BUNDLE with Speaking, Listening, Reading, & Writing Activities
Scientific Method BUNDLE with Speaking, Listening, Reading, & Writing Activities
Scientific Method BUNDLE with Speaking, Listening, Reading, & Writing Activities
Scientific Method BUNDLE with Speaking, Listening, Reading, & Writing Activities
Scientific Method BUNDLE with Speaking, Listening, Reading, & Writing Activities
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  1. This lesson plan provides complete instructions for a project that has your students using Skype or another video conferencing program to ask a real scientist how she or he uses the scientific method. Through this project, students learn why the scientific method is important and they also discover
  2. Reinforce your teaching of the scientific method with these 3 speaking and writing activities. Use the acrostic poem poster about the scientific method to introduce the topic by having students share ideas about the images on the poster, then display it on a bulletin board for student reference. A
  3. Combine language arts and science with this scientific method mini-research project! Students research the lives and accomplishments of 5 people who are considered among the fathers of the scientific method and then write a report about their findings. This cross-curricular activity can last as lo
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These 3 scientific method products give students speaking, listening, reading, writing, and vocabulary practice through a variety of activities designed to extend their learning. Students will also develop their research skills and collaboration skills.

These resources let your students demonstrate their knowledge and understanding of the scientific method in fun and engaging ways by:

* Talking with a real scientist about the scientific method.

* Researching one of 5 scientists considered to be among the fathers of the scientific method.

* Discussing an acrostic poem poster about the scientific method, reviewing vocabulary words associated with the scientific method through a word search, and using them in a short writing assignment.

The Skype lesson plan is always a huge hit and English Language Learners and native English speakers alike will enjoy all these activities!

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What you get in this bundle:

The Scientific Method: Using Skype to Talk with a Scientist product for Grades 5 - 8, 27 pages, includes:

★ A table of contents for easy reference (1 page)

★ A Notes to the Teacher section with background information (2 pages)

★ A list of ELA Common Core standards addressed in this product (1 page)

★ Sample Model Performance Indicators (MPIs) for teachers who have ELLs in their classes (1 page)

★ The lesson plan, with a very detailed explanation of how to implement the activity (5 pages)

★ A letter to send home to families explaining the activity (1 page)

★ Sample questions for students to ask, if needed (1 page)

★ A handout for students for writing their small group's questions (1 page)

★ Pages for students to write responses from the scientist to their questions during the Skype activity (5 pages)

★ Pages for writing the first draft of the writing assignment (2 pages)

★ Pages for writing the final copy of the writing assignment (2 pages)

★ An assessment checklist for evaluating the students' writing assignments (1 page)

★ A Challenge handout with another writing task, for early finishers or for the whole class (1 page)

★ An assessment checklist for evaluating the Challenge handout writing task (1 page)

The Scientific Method: Three Language Practice Tasks product for Grades 5 - 8 & Homeschool, 27 pages, includes:

★ A table of contents for easy reference (1 page)

★ A Notes to the Teacher section with explanatory information (2 pages)

★ A list of the ELA Common Core standards this product is aligned with (3 pags)

★ A photo of what the poster looks like when assembled (1 page)

★ The individual pages of the scientific method poster (6 pages)

★ The word search activity about the scientific method, in three versions (1 page for each version for a total of 3 pages)

★ The word search answer key about the scientific method, in three versions (1 page for each version for a total of 3 pages)

★ The writing task about the scientific method, in three versions (1 page for each version for a total of 3 pages)

★ The writing task assessment checklist about the scientific method, in three versions (1 page for each version for a total of 3 pages)

Fathers of the Scientific Method Mini-Research Project product for Grades 5 - 8 & Homeschool, 22 pages, includes:

★ A table of contents page (1 page)

★ A list of the ELA Common Core standards addressed in this product (2 pages)

★ Three example MPIs for WIDA Levels 3, 4, 5 (1 page)

★ Background information about five fathers of the scientific method, in color and black-and-white versions (1 page each for a total of 2 pages)

★ Objectives and directions for students, in color and black-and-white versions (1 page each for a total of 2 pages)

★ Black-and-white of the five fathers of the scientific method, in large and small sizes (3 pages)

★ A note-taking graphic organizer (2 pages)

★ A pre-writing graphic organizer (2 pages)

★ A list of resources graphic organizer (2 pages)

★ An assessment checklist for evaluating student's reports, in color and black-and-white versions (1 page each for a total of 2 pages)

★ A Notes to the Teacher section with explanatory information (1 page)

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Common Core Standards © Copyright 2010. National Governors Association Center for Best Practices and Council of Chief State School Officers. All rights reserved. Any claims of correlation or alignment to the CCSS Standards are solely those of The ESL Nexus and have not been evaluated or endorsed by the NGA. The ESL Nexus is the sole creator of this product and does not claim endorsement or association with the creators of the CCSS standards.

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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Write routinely over extended time frames (time for reflection and revision) and shorter time frames (a single sitting or a day or two) for a range of discipline-specific tasks, purposes, and audiences.
Gather relevant information from multiple print and digital sources, using search terms effectively; assess the credibility and accuracy of each source; and quote or paraphrase the data and conclusions of others while avoiding plagiarism and following a standard format for citation.
Conduct short research projects to answer a question (including a self-generated question), drawing on several sources and generating additional related, focused questions that allow for multiple avenues of exploration.
Produce clear and coherent writing in which the development, organization, and style are appropriate to task, purpose, and audience.
Write informative/explanatory texts, including the narration of historical events, scientific procedures/experiments, or technical processes.
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