2nd Grade-Water Cycle 112.13. Science, Grade 2 (8) Earth and space. The student knows that there are recognizable patterns in the natural world and among objects in the sky. The student is expected to: (C) explore the processes in the water cycle, including evaporation, condensation, and precipitation, as connected to weather conditions.
Do you struggle to find on-level informational texts for your students to read? These Life Cycle Articles come in two formats (two-page with photos and one page with just text) and include QR Codes for additional research via web sites and videos, and a Fact Sheet useful for sorting. These are perfect for second grade and third grade classrooms studying life cycles in science.
Insect Life Cycle Crafts ~ Butterfly, Moth, Ladybug, Dragonfly, and Honey Bee
Take a closer look at the solar system with Sydney, Sean, Mindy, and Jet as they explore the universe in Ready Jet Go! The new series premieres Monday, February 15 on PBS KIDS. Get a first-look: http://to.pbs.org/JetKIDS
Students will create their own plant cell. This activity is AWESOME to include in a science interactive notebook. MOST OF THIS IS EDITABLE, except the pictures, in case you want to add or delete an organelle, or modify a cell's function (change the wording to make it simpler or more complex, or add more detail) depending on your grade level.
Spring and flower science bulletin board idea: Love this growing plants display - very creative!!! Could do one main flower (sunflower) stem out of a pool noodle and students' art along with it- very cool idea.