This unit is "dog-themed" and teaches science standards for measuring matter. I use it at the beginning of the year because I LOVE DOGS:)
included in the unit:
a before you begin "gathering of supplies"
teacher notes on the activities
Answer documents for group and/or individual responses
2 label and learn activities on the triple beam and pan balance
Activities for measuring mass, volume (l x w x h = v and displacement)
Activity for sink/float
Opportunity for "post" activity thinking!
Black and white activities for copying and color for use with document camera