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## 3D Transmographer

Grades: PS/Pre-K to 12, Undergraduate to Graduate
Subjects: Professional Development, Curriculum Design, Education, Child Development & Family Services, Algebra & Functions 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: Probability, Mathematics, Professional Development, Curriculum Design, 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: Learning Theories, Professional Development, Curriculum Design, 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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## Algorithm Discovery with Venn Diagrams

Grades: TK/K to 6
Subjects: Data Analysis, Statistics, and Probability, Angles & Pythagorean Theorem, Professional Development, Curriculum Design 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: Earth & Space Science, Experimentation and the Scientific Method, Education, Child Development & Family Services, Energy & Work 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: Earth & Space Science, Current Science, Ecology & Ecosystems, Weather, Climate & Atmosphere 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: Earth & Space Science, Weather, Climate & Atmosphere, Professional Development, 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: Earth & Space Science, Experimentation and the Scientific Method, Classification, Education, Child Development & Family Services 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: Earth & Space Science, Experimentation and the Scientific Method, Education, Child Development & Family Services, Energy & Work 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, Life Sciences, Instructional Strategies, Measurement, Tools, and Data Analysis, Technology
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: Earth & Space Science, Experimentation and the Scientific Method, Energy & Work, Education, Child Development & Family Services 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: Earth & Space Science, Experimentation and the Scientific Method, Education, Child Development & Family Services, 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: Earth & Space Science, Earth's Resources, States of Matter (solids, liquids, gases), Chemistry 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, 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: Earth & Space Science, Experimentation and the Scientific Method, Curriculum Design, Education, Child Development & Family Services 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: Experimentation and the Scientific Method, Classification, Education, Child Development & Family Services, Energy & Work 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: Experimentation and the Scientific Method, Professional Development, Education, Child Development & Family Services, 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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