Second Grade Earth and Space Science -Glaciers and Water

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This lesson is compatible with the Second Grade Next Generation Science Standard* 2-ESS2-3, which states that the student should, “[o]btain information to identify where water is found on Earth and that it can be solid or liquid.”

This lesson focuses on the water cycle, and what states water is found in on Earth. It then concentrates specifically on glaciers, which hold a percentage of all of the Earth’s water as ice. There are step by step instructions on how to make a simulated valley glacier out of goo as well as a model glacial environment, which includes mountains, glacial moraine and an iceberg.

Here is what’s included in the 36-page lesson:

-Clickable table of contents

-Teacher materials list and notes

-A Next Generation Science Standards* Poster stating “I can…” or “I understand…” statements aligned with the standards

-4 pages of vocabulary cards related to the topic of Earth science and water

-6 pages of worksheets about Earth science and water

-7 pages of a hands-on activity about glaciers including materials list, directions, hypothesis, data table, bar graph, and post-questions

-BONUS!!! A detailed description of the hands-on project, including pictures and videos on our website Curious Little Classroom

-A 2-page assessment covering the lesson objectives

-Worksheet, project, and assessment answer keys

-A comprehensive lesson plan including:
Title, Grade, Objectives, NGSS*, Materials Needed, Connections to Real Life, Connections Across the Curriculum, Anticipated Difficulties with the Content, Pre-Requisite Knowledge, Key Vocabulary, Lesson Delivery Method, Examples for Better Understanding, Assessment, Wrap Up and Review, Extensions, and Modifications.

This lesson can be used in a general education or special education classroom, in a home school setting, or as an enrichment experience.

Source:
NGSS Lead States. 2013. Next Generation Science Standards: For States, By States. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press.


*"Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) is a registered trademark of Achieve. Neither Achieve nor the lead states and partners that developed the Next Generation Science Standards were involved in the production of this product, and do not endorse it.”

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Second Grade Earth and Space Science -Glaciers and Water
Second Grade Earth and Space Science -Glaciers and Water
Second Grade Earth and Space Science -Glaciers and Water
Second Grade Earth and Space Science -Glaciers and Water