Before diving into a plants unit or animals unit, I think it’s good to spend a little time exploring living vs. non-living. This helps learners have a clear understanding of how living things work. And that’s exactly what this free living vs non-living le
The Science of Bubbles: What is Matter? (from A Day in First Grade) Understand that making a change to an investigation may change the outcome(s) of the investigation. Describe outcomes of an investigation. Describe basic changes to properties of matter
Science Anchor Chart -Solar System: Rotating and Revolving Teaching Special Thinkers. I would use this to teach the difference between the planets rotating and revolving. After this, I could work my way into the stars and different constellations.
Learning about states of matter with sorting cards
States of Matter is one of my most favorite science units to teach! My students are always glued as we learn all about solids, liquids, and gases! This unit is filled with engaging states of matter activities for kindergarten and first grade!