This unit covers the following topics: ♦ sunlight and the seasons ♦ weather through the seasons ♦ seasonal changes of plants/animals ♦ human preparations for the seasons (clothing) ♦ seasonal activities and holidays. This extensive unit is meant to be taught in increments throughout the school year. The entire unit could take up to 12 weeks to complete if done continuously.
♦ Late September/Eary October:
Sunlight (Why are there four seasons?)
Introduction to weather, plants, and animals (What is weather? Temperature? What are plants and animals?)
Fall season (weather, plant/animal changes, human preparations & activities)
Winter season (weather, plant/animal changes, human preparations & activities)
Spring season (weather, plant/animal changes, human preparations & activities)
Summer season (weather, plant/animal changes, human preparations & activities)
♦ Detailed lesson plans (includes materials, pacing, specific lesson ideas, video links, and more)
♦ Student booklets for each of the four seasons, plants, animals, and an interactive review notebook
♦ Additional worksheets, charts, mini-books and project ideas
♦ Lesson aids such as vocabulary cards, posters, sorting and matching activities, and colouring pages
♦ Assessments for each topic (self-assessment, quiz, answer key, and teacher script)
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I've aligned this unit with the Alberta curriculum, though many of the outcomes may overlap in your home province or state. Thank you for your interest in this product!
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