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## Lapbooks: Getting Creative with Science in the School Library

Grades: TK/K to 6
Subjects: Current Science, States of Matter (solids, liquids, gases), Education, Child Development & Family Services, Earth & Space Science 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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## Lessons about Earth's Past Climates

Grades: TK/K to 6
Subjects: Professional Development, Current Science, Earth & Space Science, Weather, Climate & Atmosphere 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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## Graphs and Functions

Grades: PS/Pre-K to 12
Subjects: Professional Development, Curriculum Design, Algebra & Functions, Education, Child Development & Family Services, Mathematics
This lesson is designed to introduce students to plotting points and graphing functions in the Cartesian coordinate system. The ...
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## Comparing Fractions

Grades: PS/Pre-K to 12
Subjects: Professional Development, Curriculum Design, Number Sense, Education, Child Development & Family Services
This lesson is designed to give students practice in comparing fractions, determining whether one is greater or less than the ot...
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## Take Action: Plant a Tree

Grades: TK/K to 6
Subjects: Professional Development, Personal and Community Health, Inquiry & Problem Based Learning
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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## Box Plot

Subjects: Professional Development, Curriculum Design, Education, Child Development & Family Services, Mathematics, Data Analysis, Statistics, and Probability
In this activity, students use preset data or enter in their own data to be represented in a box and whisker plot. This activity...
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## The Biosphere/Climate Connection

Grades: TK/K to 6
Subjects: Personal and Community Health, States of Matter (solids, liquids, gases), Nuclear Energy, Earth & Space 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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## Unit Plans About Organisms, Their Adaptations, and Their Environments

Grades: TK/K to 6
Subjects: Current Science, Education, Child Development & Family Services, Earth & Space Science, 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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## Bar Graph

Grades: PS/Pre-K to 12
Subjects: Professional Development, Curriculum Design, Education, Child Development & Family Services, Mathematics, Data Analysis, Statistics, and Probability
In this activity, students use preset data or input their own data to be represented by a bar graph. This activity allows studen...
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## Asking Questions, All the Time

Grades: TK/K to 6
Subjects: Professional Development, Education, Child Development & Family Services, Experimentation and the Scientific Method, Instructional Strategies 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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## Arctic and Antarctic Birds - Issue 11, February 2009

Grades: TK/K to 6
Subjects: Professional Development, Ecology & Ecosystems, Education Theory and Practice, Earth & Space Science 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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## Professional Bookshelf: Print Publications

Grades: TK/K to 6
Subjects: Professional Development, Nature & Method of Science, Education, Child Development & Family Services, Science and 5 additional..
Highlighted in this regular magazine feature are exemplary professional development publications that stress research-based stra...
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## Interactive Activities for Understanding Earth's Climate

Grades: TK/K to 6
Subjects: Current Science, States of Matter (solids, liquids, gases), Education, Child Development & Family Services, Earth & Space Science 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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## A Science Fair Makeover in Your School Library!

Grades: PS/Pre-K to 12
Subjects: Professional Development, Curriculum Design, Education, Child Development & Family Services, Learning Theories 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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## Lessons about the Sun and Earth's Climate

Grades: TK/K to 6
Subjects: Current Science, Curriculum Design, Nature & Method of Science, 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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## Essential Principle 2: Correlation to Standards and Curriculum Connections

Grades: TK/K to 6
Subjects: Current Science, States of Matter (solids, liquids, gases), Nuclear Energy, 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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## Questions, Questions: Taking Energy Inquiry Further in the School Library

Grades: TK/K to 6
Subjects: States of Matter (solids, liquids, gases), Education, Child Development & Family Services, Earth & Space Science, Instructional Strategies 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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## Learning From the Polar Past - Issue 2, April 2008

Grades: TK/K to 6
Subjects: Professional Development, Education Theory and Practice, Science, Earth's Resources 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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## Unit Plans That Teach Foundational Climate Concepts

Grades: TK/K to 6
Subjects: States of Matter (solids, liquids, gases), Earth & Space Science, 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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## The Sun and Earth's Climate: Virtual Bookshelf

Grades: TK/K to 6
Subjects: Professional Development, States of Matter (solids, liquids, gases), Earth & Space Science, Weather, Climate & Atmosphere 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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