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      • Thumb image for Weather and Climate: From Home to the Poles - Issue 4, June/July 2008Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Weather and Climate: From Home to the Poles - Issue 4, June/July 2008

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Science, Weather, Climate & Atmosphere, Education Theory and Practice, Instructional Strategies and 3 additional..
        This issue of the free online magazine, Beyond Penguins and Polar Bears, explores how elementary teachers can move from a study ...
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      • Thumb image for Rocks and Minerals - Issue 6, September 2008Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Rocks and Minerals - Issue 6, September 2008

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Ecology & Ecosystems, Education Theory and Practice, Earth & Space Science, Earth's Resources, Professional Development
        This issue of the free online magazine, Beyond Penguins and Polar Bears, explores the basic characteristics of rocks and mineral...
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      • Thumb image for Earth's Changing Surface - Issue 9, December 2008Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Earth's Changing Surface - Issue 9, December 2008

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Science, Ecology & Ecosystems, Weather, Climate & Atmosphere, Education Theory and Practice and 3 additional..
        This issue of the free online magazine, Beyond Penguins and Polar Bears, explores glaciers, wind, water, and volcanoes and their...
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        Polar Festivals - Issue 8, November 2008

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Science, Ecology & Ecosystems, Education Theory and Practice, Professional Development
        This issue of the free online magazine, Beyond Penguins and Polar Bears, provides resources for planning a "polar festival," or ...
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        Learning From the Polar Past - Issue 2, April 2008

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Science, Evolution and Adaptation, Education Theory and Practice, Instructional Strategies and 2 additional..
        This issue of the free online magazine, Beyond Penguins and Polar Bears, explore how to use fossils and artifacts (scientific cl...
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      • Thumb image for Arctic and Antarctic Birds - Issue 11, February 2009Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Arctic and Antarctic Birds - Issue 11, February 2009

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Science, Ecology & Ecosystems, Classification, Education Theory and Practice and 4 additional..
        This issue of the free online magazine, Beyond Penguins and Polar Bears, explores the amazing birds that live in or migrate to t...
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        Lessons about Earth's Past Climates

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Weather, Climate & Atmosphere, Earth & Space Science, Current Science, Inquiry & Problem Based Learning and 2 additional..
        Three types of climate proxies -- tree rings, fossils, and ice cores -- are the subjects of lessons that will help K-5 students ...
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      • Thumb image for Earth's Climate Changes: Virtual BookshelfResource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Earth's Climate Changes: Virtual Bookshelf

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Personal and Community Health, Ecology & Ecosystems, Earth & Space Science, Human Anatomy & Physiology and 10 additional..
        This list of carefully selected books for grades K-5 highlights nonfiction about climate proxies, those preserved physical chara...
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      • Thumb image for Take Action: Plant a TreeResource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Take Action: Plant a Tree

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Personal and Community Health, Inquiry & Problem Based Learning, Professional Development
        This regular column, called Take Action, in the magazine Beyond Weather and the Water Cycle suggests actions K-5 teachers can ta...
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      • Thumb image for Correlation to Standards and Curriculum ConnectionsResource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Correlation to Standards and Curriculum Connections

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Curriculum Design, Education, Child Development & Family Services, Instructional Strategies, Professional Development
        The concepts that underlie the fourth essential principle of climate literacy ("Climate varies over space and time through both ...
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      • Thumb image for Asking Questions, All the TimeResource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Asking Questions, All the Time

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: History-Social Science, Inquiry & Problem Based Learning, Education, Child Development & Family Services, Experimentation and the Scientific Method and 3 additional..
        The ability to ask and answer questions while reading is essential to comprehension. This article discusses instructional strate...
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        Unit Plans: Earth's Climate Changes

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Life Sciences, Personal and Community Health, Agriculture & Natural Resources, Ecology & Ecosystems and 8 additional..
        Unit plans for Grades K-2 and 3-5 are a regular feature of the magazine Beyond Weather and the Water Cycle. The plans draw on ar...
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      • Thumb image for A Science Fair Makeover in Your School Library!Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

        A Science Fair Makeover in Your School Library!

        Grades: PS/Pre-K to 12
        Subjects: Learning Theories, Curriculum Design, Inquiry & Problem Based Learning, Education, Child Development & Family Services and 2 additional..
        School librarian Marcia Mardis describes what the library can offer to teachers and students who want to produce a focused, enga...
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        Activities for Studying Tree Rings Online

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Weather, Climate & Atmosphere, Earth & Space Science, Current Science, Inquiry & Problem Based Learning and 2 additional..
        Selected resources provide three web-based activities to complement science lessons in an issue of Beyond Weather and the Water ...
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        Professional Bookshelf: Print Publications

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Learning Theories, Science, Nature & Method of Science, Inquiry & Problem Based Learning and 5 additional..
        Highlighted in this regular magazine feature are exemplary professional development publications that stress research-based stra...
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      • Thumb image for Making Predictions: A Strategy for Reading and Science LearningResource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Making Predictions: A Strategy for Reading and Science Learning

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Inquiry & Problem Based Learning, Instructional Strategies, Professional Development
        This article discusses the reading instruction strategy of predicting and shows how it applies to science learning in the elemen...
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        Interactive Activities for Understanding Earth's Climate

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Geology & the Dynamic Earth, Earth's Resources, Energy & Work, Experimentation and the Scientific Method and 15 additional..
        This article provides links to online resources that can be used with interactive whiteboards and computers. Weather, climate, a...
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      • Thumb image for Lapbooks: Getting Creative with Science in the School LibraryResource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Lapbooks: Getting Creative with Science in the School Library

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Structure and Function in Living Things, Earth's Resources, Life Sciences, Energy & Work and 15 additional..
        In this article, the author shows how school librarians and elementary teachers can help students create science lapbooks. The a...
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      • Thumb image for Buckets of Fun with Argument-Driven Inquiry in Your School Library!Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Buckets of Fun with Argument-Driven Inquiry in Your School Library!

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Science, History-Social Science, Earth & Space Science, Heat & Thermodynamics and 12 additional..
        A new instructional model, called Argument-Driven Inquiry (ADI), is introduced to elementary teachers in this article. The autho...
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        Professional Bookshelf: Print Publications

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Learning Theories, Instructional Strategies, Professional Development
        Highlighted in this regular magazine feature are exemplary professional development publications that stress research-based stra...
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