Keeping up with the Science Interactive Notebook
Students then completed the AIMS activity called Pathfinders. They were given a sheet with 9 different circuits and they had to test each one and decide if it went in Lights R' Us or Sparky's Fix...
Pretty Plants :)
Some parents may not have had a chance to see our plant models from our plant science unit. I thought I would share a few pictures of them and explain the concept. To visually display the plant parts and functions of those parts, my students made plant models from colored paper, two green pipe cleaners, brown yarn, a small ball of green clay, and a clear cup. You can see the results below. Labels were made with the name of each plant part and its function (not shown in pictures). The plant…
Winter Vegetables Gardening Guide
Winter vegetables aren't just something that you should eat during the warmer months of the year. Vegetables are packed full of nutrients,
Benjamin Franklin Biography | Worksheet | Education.com
Do you know your historical celebrities? Get all the facts on Benjamin Franklin, one of America's most famous figures.
The Earth is Hottest When It Is Furthest From the Sun On Its Orbit, Not When It Is Closest
Today I found out the Earth is hottest when it is furthest from the Sun on its orbit, not when it is closest. During the period when the Earth is furthest from the sun (aphelion), the average temperature of the entire planet is about 4°F (2.3°C) higher than when it is closest to the sun (perihelion). On average, the intensity [...]
Energy Transformation Cards
Copy these energy transformation cards double sided for a great tool to enrich energy transformations. Students can teach, review and quiz each other using these common energy transformation cards. Then, students have additional practice by completing the activity sheet that directly correlates with the energy transformation cards.