& Living Song& (Tune: & Jacques& This song is great to add to a unit on living and non-living things because it will help the students to remember what makes something living. Also, kids will have a lot of fun learning a song and singing in the classroom.
Students sort and match picture with labels into two categories to show what they have learned about Living and Non-living things. Help students work on their fine motor skills by using this cut-and-paste activity!
Characteristics of Life Stations - This lesson took two days as students rotated through 4 stations answering the question What is Life? and learning about the need and characteristics of living things.
Very informative video that explains what makes living things living and what makes nonliving things nonliving. I would use this to pause and talk with students about information in a specific slide, let them think aloud and discuss with one another.
ENJOY! Living vs. Non-Living is a mini/introductory packet into the subject of living and non-living things. The packet focuses on the basics while providing worksheets, activities, and a mini-assessment. There is also an art/science connection where kids can be creative while learning the information they need to know to distinguish between living and non-living things. This is a great packet for Kindergarten common core science.