Doesn’t it make sense to start a study of the Scientific Method by having the students go through the process themselves? This awesome resource contains everything you need to have the children complete a quick guided investigation and then design and implement one of their own. There is also a quick formative assessment you can use. This resource includes several informational texts as well as two vocabulary games or flashcards to make. It is aligned with the common core standards for informational text reading and writing! It incorporates the 5Es of a strong Science Inquiry Unit: Engage, Explore, Explain, Elaborate and Evaluate.
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