Candlelight Science

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By Candlelight Science
This piece of text (550L, 500+ words) is perfect for covering plant parts and their needs, the basis for photosynthesis which will came in later years. SC.3.L.14.1 Describe structures in plants and their roles in food production, support, water and
Subjects:
General Science, Informational Text, Close Reading
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, Homeschool
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Science Centers
$1.40
12 ratings
4.0
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By Candlelight Science
This reader (710L, 650+ words) supports the science concept that plants respond to stimuli such as light, heat and gravity, A great piece of text to include in the ELA block as a close read to preview or review this important topic. Comes complete
Subjects:
General Science, Informational Text, Close Reading
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, Homeschool
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Science Centers
$1.40
5 ratings
4.0
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By Candlelight Science
The stories backdrop is a solar eclipses. Students learn about many aspects of the Sun through this piece of complex text (550L, %00+ words). A great piece for a close read during the ELA block to integrate reading and science. Supports
Subjects:
General Science, Informational Text, Close Reading
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, Homeschool
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Science Centers
$1.35
6 ratings
4.0
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By Candlelight Science
Help your students build an understand of how things that give off light also give off heat. Comes complete with 5 ELA-style questions. This will surely make your reading coach smile. Supports standards:SC.3.P.11.1 Investigate, observe, and explain
Subjects:
Science, Informational Text, Close Reading
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, Homeschool
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Science Centers
$1.25
2 ratings
4.0
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By Candlelight Science
SC.3.L.17.1 Describe how animals and plants respond to changing seasons.TEKS 2.9 Organisms and environments. The student knows that living organisms have basic needs that must be met for them to survive within their environment. The student is
Subjects:
Science, Informational Text, Close Reading
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Science Centers
$1.50
4 ratings
4.0
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By Candlelight Science
Bring a little history into your lesson about electricity and circuits with this piece of complex text (550L, 450+ words). Covers standards:SC.3.P.11.1 Investigate, observe, and explain that things that give off light often also give off heat.
Subjects:
General Science, Informational Text, Close Reading
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, Homeschool
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Science Centers
$1.35
4 ratings
4.0
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By Candlelight Science
This piece of complex (640L) text covers the concept of light (i.e., reflection, refraction, absorption, sources, etc.). The text comes complete with Common-Core style question to make this a print ready lesson for integrating science and
Subjects:
General Science, Informational Text, Close Reading
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Science Centers
$1.50
6 ratings
4.0
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By Candlelight Science
This piece of informational text (700L, 700+ words) can be used to support the learning of the power of the wind as an energy source. There are also Common Core-style question included to help make the integration between science and the reading
Subjects:
General Science, Informational Text, Close Reading
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, Homeschool
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Science Centers
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By Candlelight Science
Ever wonder what it is like to have a father who is a scientist? This piece of text describes such an experience as a young boy learns about gravity on a family road trip. A great opportunity to integrate science and ELA with this piece of complex
Subjects:
General Science, Informational Text, Close Reading
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, Homeschool
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Science Centers
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By Candlelight Science
Take an adventure to Chile to learn about telescopes and what they can do for us. This piece of text would be a great close read (690L, 500+ words) to integrate science and reading. Don't worry, James Bond didn't really blow up the Paranal
Subjects:
General Science, Informational Text, Close Reading
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, Homeschool
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Science Centers
$1.35
1 rating
4.0
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By Candlelight Science
A fun close read to help students gain a better understand our everyday relationship with water in its 3 phases. Comes complete with 5 ELA-style questions. Supports Standards: SC.3.P.9.1 Describe the changes water undergoes when it changes state
Subjects:
Science, Informational Text, Close Reading
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, Homeschool
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Science Centers
$1.50
1 rating
4.0
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By Candlelight Science
Through the adventures of Rosa, a young girl who finds fossils in Wyoming, students learn about important aspects of plants. A fun close read opportunity to merge science and reading with this piece of informational text (520L, 1100+ words). Covers
Subjects:
General Science, Informational Text, Close Reading
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, Homeschool
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Science Centers
$1.35
1 rating
4.0
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By Candlelight Science
This piece of complex (640L) text weaves science into story about young archer fish learning their hunting their craft. This fun piece of text is a great way to integrate science and ELA.Covers Florida Standards:SC.3.P.10.3 Demonstrate that light
Subjects:
General Science, Informational Text, Close Reading
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, Homeschool
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Science Centers
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By Candlelight Science
SC.3.L.17.1 Describe how animals and plants respond to changing seasons.TEKS 3.9 Organisms and environments. The student knows and can describe patterns, cycles, systems, and relationships within the environments. The student is expected to:(C)
Subjects:
Science, Informational Text, Close Reading
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, Homeschool
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Science Centers
$1.50
1 rating
4.0
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By Candlelight Science
Integrate ELA and science with this piece of text about light refraction. It includes 5 ELA-style questions.SC.3.P.10.3 Demonstrate that light travels in a straight line until it strikes an object or travels from one medium to another.SC.3.P.10.4
Subjects:
Science, Informational Text, Close Reading
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, Homeschool
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Science Centers
$1.35
1 rating
4.0
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By Candlelight Science
Cvers standards:SC.3.N.1.2 - Compare the observations made by different groups using the same tools and seek reasons to explain the differences across groups. SC.4.N.1.2 Compare the observations made by different groups using multiple tools and seek
Subjects:
Science, Informational Text, Close Reading
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, Homeschool
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Science Centers
$1.25
3 ratings
4.0
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By Candlelight Science
A fun way for your students to learn about life cyles. This text comes complete with 5 ELA-style questions. It is sure to make your reading coach smile. Grade Three: FK – 3.7 (600-700L)Supports Standards: SC.4.L.16.4 Compare and contrast the major
Subjects:
Balanced Literacy, Science
Grades:
3rd, 4th
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Science Centers
$1.25
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3.3
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By Candlelight Science
A great article written mostly by one of the best science teachers (and now a coach) on the planet. She definitely is ground zero for what students need to know. This article is a great way to help students understand what it is science and what do
Subjects:
Science, Informational Text, Close Reading
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Science Centers
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By Candlelight Science
A young boy take s a trip to the zoo with his crazy Aunt Ali. On the adventure they learn about the characteristics of the many creatures living at the zoo. Seventeen pages and almost 3000 words of fun are included in this text. Your students won't
Subjects:
General Science, Informational Text, Close Reading
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, Homeschool
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Science Centers
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By Candlelight Science
Imagine your parents are both scientists and every meal turns in to a science lesson. That's the twist of this fun story about one young child trying to enjoy his dinner while his parent's challenge his knowledge of mass and volume. Passage covers
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Science
Grades:
3rd
Types:
Literacy Center Ideas, Science Centers
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We are all well-seasoned veterans of science education. From lesson plans to books. We have produced curriculum at the District level and at the corporate level. You can find our work under the banner of CK12.org and eduSmart.com. Our work can even be found in the NSTA bookstore. Examples: Designing Meaningful STEM Lessons (2018) and a chapter in Adolescent Literature as a Complement to the Content Areas by R&L Publishing.

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Ali: B.S in Elementary Education - UF; Sara Stoquert - B.S in Elementary Education; Katie - B.S in Elementary Education - USF M.S. in Science Education Marjorie - M.D.; Milt - B.S. in Earth Science - SIU-E; MS in Science Ed. - Florida State; Ph.D. in Science Education- USF

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