Here's a model of the 3-2-1 Nonfiction Reading Strategy Graphic Organizer. It was 1st modeled by the T on how to complete it, then the kids completed one at a station. Being able to read informational texts effectively is a fundamental quality of successful readers. After reading nonfiction books or articles, this graphic organizer helps st. summarize what they have learned.
Exploding bags with baking soda and vinegar-science lesson.
Great activity during a weather unit. 2 liter soda bottle cut in half. Put about an inch and a half of warm water (w blue food coloring) in the bottom. Invert the top of the bottle with the lid on and fill with ice. Watch the water condensate and watch it "rain"
pressure points for headaches...good to know them all
The largest solar storm in five years sent a huge wave of radiation into earth's atmosphere creating a brilliant show of the aurora australis near Yellowknife
The aurora australis lights up the sky over Australia after a new sunspot group blasted Earth's magnetosphere this week