What is a Scientist? 2nd Grade Science Complete Lesson Set

Rated 4.7 out of 5, based on 10 reviews
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Grade Levels
1st - 3rd
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39 pages
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I used this to kick off our science this year. It was a great way to get the kids exposed to what scientists do.
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Need a high quality, standards-based lesson with materials?

This resource is a print-and-teach kind of lesson. Everything you need for teaching a week in science is included in this lesson set bundle!! All you need to add are some simple lab supplies. Lesson plans are provided with a sample of what your week can look like!

Take a look at what all is included in this set to save you time on planning and prepping!!

Included in the lesson set:

•Lesson Planning Guides

•Pre-learning Activity

•Informational Text with Key Terms

•Graphic Organizer

•Summary Writing

•Word Wall Cards

• Vocabulary Matching (2 Key Terms)

•Vocabulary Activity Pages (2 Key Terms)

•Word Wall Builder Chart

•Anchor Chart

•Interactive Science Notebook


•Critical Thinking Activity: Analyzing Data


•Formative Assessment Writing with Rubric

The activities in this lesson set are created to incorporate reading and writing into the Science curriculum. Each lesson is designed to last about a week (depending on your timing and students) and encourage student participation.

Lessons are aligned with the Common Core State Standards, Next Generation Science Standards and the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills.

These lessons also use Interactive Notebooks, Claims, Evidence, and Reasoning, Critical Thinking, and Project Based Learning to enrich the learning experience.

TEKS Covered:

2.2(A) Ask questions about organisms, objects, and events during observations and investigations

2.3(C) Identify what a scientist is and explore what different scientists do

2.4(B) Measure and compare organisms and objects

This is a perfect lesson set for engaging your students during the first weeks back to school. It is easy to follow and follows the format of my other highly rated complete lesson sets.

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39 pages
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