Texas Regions Booklet. I can use this Texas Regions Booklet for my unit by having the students create this booklet to help them categorize all of the different facts they will be learning about the four regions.
Loose parts organization. Everything about this classroom was so carefully planned. The observation panels are at the child's level, wooden "pretend"plates on the table, pictures of the children using the materials..≈ ≈
I think by creating an outline similar to this one with the class would be a great way to teach landforms with the students. Teachers can always label the landform first and have the students contribute in filling in the other parts of the chart. Or the teacher could include all the facts and examples first and then have the students try and figure out which landform it is.
A Natural Resources Lapbook can be used to allow students to get their hands on the content. This book is designed for 2nd and 3rd graders and contains reading passages that can help the students define natural resources, their uses, and how we can conserve them.
The Lorax Book / Movie think questions-define natural resources & sustainability
Read the Lorax (or watch one of the movies) ...then use these questions to start discussions about natural resources and sustainability. Students evaluate the environmental consequences of the Once-lers actions and then come up with a better plan based on sustainability.More great stuff on Ecology and Adaptations!Animal Adaptations in Winter task cards, pass game with 15 animals