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      • Thumb image for Our Changing Earth: Virtual BookshelfResource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Our Changing Earth: Virtual Bookshelf

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Education Theory and Practice, Earth & Space Science, Professional Development, Ecology & Ecosystems and 2 additional..
        This article features children's literature about erosion, glaciers, earthquakes, and volcanoes for use in the elementary classr...
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        Polar Arts and Crafts

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Education Theory and Practice, States of Matter (solids, liquids, gases), Visual Arts & Performing Arts, Geography and 7 additional..
        This article provides links to polar-themed arts and crafts activities.
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        Science Notebooks: Integrating Investigations

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Education Theory and Practice, Professional Development, Standardized Testing, Inquiry & Problem Based Learning
        This article reviews the book "Using Science Notebooks in Elementary Classrooms" by Michael Klentschy and provides basic informa...
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      • Thumb image for American Museum of Natural History Exhibit on Water and Additional ResourcesResource Type: Website / HyperLink

        American Museum of Natural History Exhibit on Water and Additional Resources

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: States of Matter (solids, liquids, gases), Nature & Method of Science, Professional Development, Ecology & Ecosystems and 4 additional..
        This article highlights resources related to water from the American Museum of Natural History and at-home activities on ice and...
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        Hands-on Science and Literacy Lessons About Birds

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Electricity & Magnetism, Classification, Structure and Function in Living Things, Professional Development and 9 additional..
        This article provides links to lessons and units about birds, bird characteristics, and penguins. Ideas for literacy integration...
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      • Thumb image for Cause and Effect Relationships in Play, Picture Books, and TextResource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Cause and Effect Relationships in Play, Picture Books, and Text

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Education Theory and Practice, Life Sciences, Structure and Function in Living Things, Professional Development, Science
        This article provides links to six web sites that provide an overview of cause/effect relationships, graphic organizers, and tea...
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        Partners

        Grades: PS/Pre-K to 12
        Subjects: Education Theory and Practice, Classification, Earth & Space Science, Professional Development and 2 additional..
        This nonfiction article, written for students in grades 4-5, explores lichens: a partnership between an alga and a fungus. Modif...
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        Vocabulary Development Strategies for English Language Learners

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Education Theory and Practice, Classification, Professional Development
        This article describes seven strategies for assisting English Language Learners with science vocabulary development.
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        Climate Change: Virtual Bookshelf

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Education Theory and Practice, Weather, Climate & Atmosphere, Professional Development, Ecology & Ecosystems, Current Science
        This article features children's literature about weather, climate, and climate change.
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      • Thumb image for What Works? Teaching Literacy Skills to English Language LearnersResource Type: Website / HyperLink

        What Works? Teaching Literacy Skills to English Language Learners

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Education Theory and Practice, Instructional Strategies, Professional Development
        This site provides an overview of research-based resources for teaching English Language Learners available from the Doing What ...
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      • Thumb image for It's Elementary! Blogging with Young LearnersResource Type: Website / HyperLink

        It's Elementary! Blogging with Young Learners

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Education Theory and Practice, Writing Strategies, Measurement, Tools, and Data Analysis, Growth, Development & Aging and 4 additional..
        This article describes how primary school teachers and their school technology specialist use classroom blogging to engage child...
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      • Thumb image for Vocabulary Development and Nonlinguistic Representations: How Can Science Help?Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Vocabulary Development and Nonlinguistic Representations: How Can Science Help?

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Education Theory and Practice, Measurement, Tools, and Data Analysis, Life Sciences, Nature & Method of Science and 7 additional..
        This article explains how hands-on science activity can support vocabulary development and links to two books and six web sites ...
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      • Thumb image for Common Misconceptions about Day and Night, SeasonsResource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Common Misconceptions about Day and Night, Seasons

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: World History, Earth & Space Science, Our Solar System, Professional Development and 6 additional..
        This article describes common misconceptions held by elementary students about the cause of day and night and seasons. The artic...
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        Common Misconceptions about Birds

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Education Theory and Practice, Life Sciences, Behavior and Communication, Classification and 4 additional..
        This article discusses misconceptions about birds (and penguins in particular). It provides tools for formative assessment and i...
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      • Thumb image for Warm Blankets and Cold Breezes: Misconceptions about Heat and What to Do About ThemResource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Warm Blankets and Cold Breezes: Misconceptions about Heat and What to Do About Them

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Heat & Thermodynamics, Professional Development
        In this podcast, learn about student misconceptions about heat and activities that target them.
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        Antarctica: King of Cold

        Grades: PS/Pre-K to 12
        Subjects: Education Theory and Practice, Earth & Space Science, Weather, Climate & Atmosphere, Professional Development and 2 additional..
        This article includes links to expository text for students in grades K-1, 2-3, and 4-5 about the climate differences between th...
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      • Thumb image for Arctic Survival Skills: Traditional Inuit GamesResource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Arctic Survival Skills: Traditional Inuit Games

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Experimentation and the Scientific Method, Earth & Space Science, Cells, Instructional Strategies and 3 additional..
        This article describes several traditional Inuit games and provides background information and resources for incorporating them ...
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      • Thumb image for Visualizing to Understand Content Area TextResource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Visualizing to Understand Content Area Text

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Education Theory and Practice, Professional Development
        This article discusses the reading comprehension strategy of visualization and how it can be used to enhance students' understan...
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      • Thumb image for Polar Plants: Virtual BookshelfResource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Polar Plants: Virtual Bookshelf

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Education Theory and Practice, Earth & Space Science, Structure and Function in Living Things, Agriculture & Natural Resources and 3 additional..
        This article features children's literature about plants and the plants found in the polar regions.
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      • Thumb image for Growing Floaters and Shrinking SinkersResource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Growing Floaters and Shrinking Sinkers

        Grades: PS/Pre-K to 12
        Subjects: Education Theory and Practice, States of Matter (solids, liquids, gases), Professional Development, Properties of Matter and 3 additional..
        This expository article, written for students in grades 4-5, explains why ice floats and how this is essential to life on earth....
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