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      • Thumb image for 3D TransmographerResource Type: Website / HyperLink

        3D Transmographer

        Grades: PS/Pre-K to 12, Undergraduate to Graduate
        Subjects: Curriculum Design, Mathematics, Professional Development, Education, Child Development & Family Services and 2 additional..
        In this activity, students graph polygons on a coordinate plane then choose whether to translate, reflect, revolve, or rotate th...
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        Adjustable Spinner

        Grades: PS/Pre-K to 12
        Subjects: Curriculum Design, Mathematics, Professional Development, Probability, Education, Child Development & Family Services
        In this activity, students manipulate the sections on a spinner then run simulated trials on that spinner as a way to develop co...
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        A Science Fair Makeover in Your School Library!

        Grades: PS/Pre-K to 12
        Subjects: Curriculum Design, Professional Development, Education, Child Development & Family Services, Inquiry & Problem Based Learning 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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        Algorithm Discovery with Venn Diagrams

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Curriculum Design, Mathematics, Professional Development, Number Sense and 7 additional..
        This lesson is designed to develop students' abilities to create algorithms or a set of directions to solve a problem. In this l...
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        Unit Plans: The Sun and Earth's Climate

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Professional Development, Physics, Experimentation and the Scientific Method, Our Solar System 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: Professional Development, Weather, Climate & Atmosphere, Ecology & Ecosystems, Current Science 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: Professional Development, Weather, Climate & Atmosphere, States of Matter (solids, liquids, gases), Heat & Thermodynamics 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: Professional Development, Current Science, Agriculture & Natural Resources, Life Sciences 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: Professional Development, Physics, Experimentation and the Scientific Method, Our Solar System 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: Professional Development, Technology, Measurement, Tools, and Data Analysis, Life Sciences, Instructional Strategies
        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: Professional Development, Nuclear Energy, Current Science, Chemistry 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: Professional Development, Current Science, Agriculture & Natural Resources, Physics 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: Professional Development, Chemistry, Agriculture & Natural Resources, Physics 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: Curriculum Design, Professional Development, Education, Child Development & Family Services, Life Sciences, Instructional Strategies
        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: Curriculum Design, Professional Development, Current Science, Nature & Method of Science 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: Current Science, Nature & Method of Science, Measurement, Tools, and Data Analysis, Personal and Community Health 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: Mathematics, Professional Development, Education, Child Development & Family Services, Inquiry & Problem Based Learning 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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