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      • Thumb image for Unit Plans: The Sun and Earth's ClimateResource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Unit Plans: The Sun and Earth's Climate

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Inquiry & Problem Based Learning, Professional Development, States of Matter (solids, liquids, gases), Weather, Climate & Atmosphere and 12 additional..
        In this article, teachers find two unit plans (grades K-2 and 3-5) that use resources featured in the science and literacy artic...
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        Understanding Earth's Climate: Virtual Bookshelf

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Our Solar System, Ecology & Ecosystems, Professional Development, States of Matter (solids, liquids, gases) and 7 additional..
        This list of children's books recommends nonfiction titles that supplement basic information found in lessons and activities of ...
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        The Sun and Earth's Climate: Virtual Bookshelf

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Our Solar System, Professional Development, States of Matter (solids, liquids, gases), Earth's Resources and 3 additional..
        This book list contains children's books that have been screened for accuracy in depicting scientific concepts. Each book's cont...
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        Unit Plans About Organisms, Their Adaptations, and Their Environments

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Inquiry & Problem Based Learning, Professional Development, Evolution and Adaptation, Classification and 13 additional..
        Unit plans at two levels, K-grade 2 and grades 3-5 develop understanding of the issue theme, We Depend on Earth's Climate, by fo...
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        Questions, Questions: Taking Energy Inquiry Further in the School Library

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Inquiry & Problem Based Learning, Professional Development, States of Matter (solids, liquids, gases), Weather, Climate & Atmosphere and 11 additional..
        This article from Beyond Weather and the Water Cycle provides ideas on how school librarians can work with elementary teachers t...
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        Lessons about Inferring

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Professional Development, Instructional Strategies
        Different approaches to teaching the reading comprehension strategy of inferring in K-5 classrooms are identified in this articl...
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        Teaching about Adaptations and Environments with ARKive

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Measurement, Tools, and Data Analysis, Professional Development, Technology, Instructional Strategies, Life Sciences
        This article introduces ARKive, a digital library of photographs and videos of the world's wildlife. The library gives special p...
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        Essential Principle 2: Correlation to Standards and Curriculum Connections

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Inquiry & Problem Based Learning, Professional Development, Chemistry, States of Matter (solids, liquids, gases) and 18 additional..
        This article aligns the concepts of Essential Principle 2 of the Climate Sciences to the K-5 content standards of the National S...
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        Setting the Stage for Understanding the Climate System's Complex Interactions

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Inquiry & Problem Based Learning, Professional Development, Weather, Climate & Atmosphere, Energy & Work and 11 additional..
        The author of this article notes that K-5 students are not expected to study the complex interactions between components of the ...
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        Unit Plans That Teach Foundational Climate Concepts

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Chemistry, Professional Development, States of Matter (solids, liquids, gases), Weather, Climate & Atmosphere and 9 additional..
        Four unit plans provide opportunities for in-depth explorations of important foundational climate concepts -- weather, water as ...
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        Essential Principle 3: Correlation to Standards and Curriculum Connections

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Professional Development, Curriculum Design, Instructional Strategies, Life Sciences, Education, Child Development & Family Services
        In this article, the author identifies science content standards for grades K-5 from the national standards that are aligned wit...
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        Create Interactive Activities with Content Clips

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Professional Development
        This article introduces a free online collection of images, video clips, and animations that teachers can use in creating resour...
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        Lessons about the Sun and Earth's Climate

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Inquiry & Problem Based Learning, Measurement, Tools, and Data Analysis, Professional Development, States of Matter (solids, liquids, gases) and 14 additional..
        Concepts underlying the first of the Essential Principles of the Climate Sciences are aligned with topics typically taught in th...
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        The Biosphere/Climate Connection

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Measurement, Tools, and Data Analysis, States of Matter (solids, liquids, gases), Classification, Nature & Method of Science and 24 additional..
        This article continues an examination of each of the seven essential principles of the climate sciences on which the online maga...
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        Visualizing Informational Text

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Inquiry & Problem Based Learning, Professional Development, Experimentation and the Scientific Method, Instructional Strategies and 2 additional..
        Visualizing is a reading comprehension strategy that can be applied to science-themed texts, according to this article from Beyo...
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        Lessons about Making Predictions with Informational Text

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Professional Development, Instructional Strategies
        Making predictions is a skill readers need for comprehending fiction and nonfiction. Three lessons are identified here to give y...
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        Professional Bookshelf: Print Publications

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Professional Development, Learning Theories, Instructional Strategies
        Highlighted in this regular magazine feature are exemplary professional development publications that stress research-based stra...
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        Buckets of Fun with Argument-Driven Inquiry in Your School Library!

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Inquiry & Problem Based Learning, Measurement, Tools, and Data Analysis, Professional Development, States of Matter (solids, liquids, gases) 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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        Lapbooks: Getting Creative with Science in the School Library

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Inquiry & Problem Based Learning, Professional Development, States of Matter (solids, liquids, gases), Weather, Climate & Atmosphere 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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        Interactive Activities for Understanding Earth's Climate

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Inquiry & Problem Based Learning, Professional Development, States of Matter (solids, liquids, gases), Weather, Climate & Atmosphere 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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