Sharing is Scientific!

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Chemistry in Kindergarten?!?! Don't worry! This lesson is based on real chemistry, but it is really about the power of SHARING.


A fun video that reads the entire book included in this lesson can be found at:


To teach this lesson, simply show your students the included Powerpoint presentation or the video found in the link above. This lesson uses a fun illustrated story to teach the power of sharing with basic chemistry concepts.


After viewing the Powerpoint Lesson or the online video, your students can wow their parents with any or all of these follow-up activities:

Class Sharing Activity – students make a water molecule by playing the roles of hydrogen and oxygen and sharing electrons

Share an Electron Craft – students make a paper electron to share with a friend, just like the characters in the H2O story

My First Chemistry Book Craft – features basic chemistry terms in the story that students can color and trace

Hydrogen Cut & Paste Worksheet – features the Hydrogen "family" from the lesson

How Many? Counting Worksheet – prompts students to count various atomic elements featured in the lesson

Oxygen Coloring Page - includes color code for protons (P) & neutrons (N)

States of Water Cut & Paste Worksheet – features the chemical formula for water plus images of solid, liquid, & gas

Molecule Cut & Paste Worksheet – two worksheet options allow students to construct either 1 or 2 molecules

Make a Molecule / Fine Motor Skills Practice – requires students to color, cut, & paste several small subatomic particles

Oxygen Craftivity – printable craft that guides students on how to construct oxygen on a paper plate

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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
With prompting and support, identify characters, settings, and major events in a story.
With prompting and support, describe the relationship between illustrations and the story in which they appear (e.g., what moment in a story an illustration depicts).
Actively engage in group reading activities with purpose and understanding.
Describe characters, settings, and major events in a story, using key details.
Use illustrations and details in a story to describe its characters, setting, or events.


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