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Third Grade Science Bundle

Third Grade Science Bundle
Third Grade Science Bundle
Third Grade Science Bundle
Third Grade Science Bundle
Third Grade Science Bundle
Third Grade Science Bundle
Third Grade Science Bundle
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"This is the best TpT product I have ever found. Thank you so much for your hard work." -- friedmans

"This is amazing and it goes perfect with the new NGSS! LOVE LOVE LOVE!! You saved me so much work!!!" -- Elizabeth Boothe (TpT Seller)

Third grade science for the Next Generation Science Standards involves scientific inquiry, critical thinking, and lots of fun!

This science bundle covers an entire YEAR of science investigations aligned with the Next Generation Science Standards. Please do not purchase these items separately because they are ALL included in this bundle. You will save over 25% by purchasing this bundle. Check out the preview or the links below to see detailed images and descriptions of this HUGE resource.

Back To School Science: Walking on Air
This resource helps students review scientific concepts, learn important teamwork skills, work through inquiry, and realize that together they can do anything...even walk on air! This is a lesson that students will never forget!

The three lessons in this resource include:

Day one- Review the scientific process by playing the included vocabulary game and using whole class or technology based vocabulary review. All steps are included.

Day two- Using inquiry, students have the opportunity to try to create a procedure to help them explore with air pressure and actually walk on air.

Day three- Use the guided pictures included to help students work through this experiment together. Pass out the included bookmarks to help remind students that together...we can walk on air!

Inquiry-Based Science for the 21st Century
This science pack includes:

--Explanation of Inquiry and 21st for teachers
--Detailed components of an inquiry-based science lesson
--Description of a teacher's role and student's role
--Components of a science notebook
--Complete Sample Lesson: Building a Circuit
--List of 48 Science Activities to Encourage Inquiry
--Nine science posters showcasing the scientific method in a 21st century classroom
--Descriptions about how to make this method work using FOSS or Delta kits

Physical Science Pack
Engage your students throughout this unit as they wait for special deliveries from Sir Issac Newton! This pack includes the following…

--An introductory PowerPoint including an interactive glog
--12 word wall words
--36 task cards
--Directions to play four different games to review physical science concepts and vocabulary
--Assessment check with rubric for simple scoring
--Additional resources and enrichment ideas
--Four investigations with clear and concise directions including engaging scenarios for each one to last for weeks of science fun!

Investigation One: Balanced and unbalanced Forces
Challenge your students to learn about this concept through a whole class challenge of tug-of-war! Use the foldable included to take notes and use for the final project.

Investigation Two: Force and Motion
Take science outside by exploring physical science on the playground.

Investigation Electric and Magnetic Properties
Help your students explore these challenging concepts through four different centers.

Investigation Four: Final Project
Students will apply their understanding of physical science concepts by creating a cardboard house that represents the properties learned throughout this unit.


Life Science Pack
Your students will love participating in an ongoing life science investigation by using the included PowerPoint as a spring board to the unit and the clues after each lesson. This pack includes the following…

--A PowerPoint to introduce the unit
--“Mystery of the Disappearing City” bulletin board
--28 word wall words to use throughout the unit
--Assessment checks with rubrics for simple scoring
--Additional resources and enrichment ideas
--Seven investigations with clear and concise directions including engaging scenarios for each one to last up to six weeks!

Investigation One: Life Cycles
A hands-on investigation to get your students to notice similarities between animal and plant life cycles

Investigation Two: Animal Groups
An interactive game to help your students recognize why animals live in groups or in solitude

Investigation Three: Fun with Fossils
Hands-on centers

Investigation Four: Survival Characteristics
An interactive game challenging students to notice how some animals are more likely to survive than others

Investigation Five: Animal Inspired Technology
Challenge your students to create new technologies inspired by animals

Investigation Six: Changes in the Environment
Students will be engaged in a writing activity to take the point of view of specific environmental changes

Investigation Seven: Healthy Habitats
Challenge your students to create a model habitat of their favorite animal

Earth Science Pack
Excite your students in an ongoing earth science investigation throughout the year by collecting and analyzing local weather patterns. This pack includes the following…

--Weather jokes and riddles
--Weather patterns bulletin board
--32 word wall words to use throughout the unit
--Weather BINGO cards to use with your entire class to reinforce weather vocabulary
--Assessment check with rubric for simple scoring
--Additional resources and enrichment ideas
--Five investigations with clear and concise directions including engaging scenarios for each one to last for weeks of science fun!

Investigation One: Climate vs. Weather
Work with your students to sort out the difference between these two concepts using a cut and paste worksheet with reflective question

Investigation Two: Patterns of Weather
An interactive bulletin board to use throughout the year to help your students observe and record weather patterns using the foldable book included

Investigation Three: Snow Much Fun!
A hands-on investigation that takes your students through the scientific inquiry process to design and refine a solution to a real life weather problem

Investigation Four: Weather Related Hazards
Your students will work with a small group to research and design a new and improved technology to prevent a weather related problem. This investigation includes posters and a read to make foldable!

Investigation Five: Weather Related Technology
Challenge your students to research and review ways humans have harnessed the power of weather.

**This product is so large it is in a compressed zip file. You will have to unzip the file upon purchasing. If you have trouble with this process, please ask!
Total Pages
298 pages
Answer Key
Included with rubric
Teaching Duration
1 Year
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