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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: Ecology & Ecosystems, Heat & Thermodynamics, Mathematics, Earth & Space Science 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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        Inferring: Reading Between the Lines Isn't Just for Reading Class

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Professional Development, Instructional Strategies, Inquiry & Problem Based Learning
        The reading strategy known as inferring is also one of the six basic process skills in science. How to apply the strategy in tea...
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        Professional Bookshelf: Print Publications

        Grades: Graduate
        Subjects: Professional Development, Instructional Strategies, Inquiry & Problem Based Learning, Learning Theories
        Books about teaching reading and science skills along with content to K-Grade 5 children are identified in this continuing featu...
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        Unit Plans About Organisms, Their Adaptations, and Their Environments

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Ecology & Ecosystems, Mathematics, History-Social Science, Structure and Function in Living Things 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: Ecology & Ecosystems, Heat & Thermodynamics, Earth & Space Science, Physics 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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        Setting the Stage for Understanding the Climate System's Complex Interactions

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Ecology & Ecosystems, Earth & Space Science, Physics, Education, Child Development & Family Services 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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        Essential Principle 3: Correlation to Standards and Curriculum Connections

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Professional Development, Education, Child Development & Family Services, Instructional Strategies, Curriculum Design, Life Sciences
        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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        Lessons about the Sun and Earth's Climate

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Science, Heat & Thermodynamics, Curriculum Design, Earth & Space 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: Ecology & Ecosystems, Science, Heat & Thermodynamics, Structure and Function in Living Things 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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        Lessons about Visualizing with Informational Text

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Professional Development, Instructional Strategies, Inquiry & Problem Based Learning, Weather, Climate & Atmosphere and 7 additional..
        This article identifies online lesson plans that can be used to introduce visualizing, a comprehension skill important to both s...
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        Professional Bookshelf: Print Publications

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Professional Development, Instructional Strategies, Learning Theories
        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: Science, Mathematics, History-Social Science, Heat & Thermodynamics 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: Ecology & Ecosystems, Heat & Thermodynamics, History-Social Science, Structure and Function in Living Things 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: Ecology & Ecosystems, Heat & Thermodynamics, Mathematics, Physics 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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        Making Predictions: A Strategy for Reading and Science Learning

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Professional Development, Instructional Strategies, Inquiry & Problem Based Learning
        This article discusses the reading instruction strategy of predicting and shows how it applies to science learning in the elemen...
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        Professional Bookshelf: Print Publications

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Professional Development, Instructional Strategies, Inquiry & Problem Based Learning, Science and 5 additional..
        Highlighted in this regular magazine feature are exemplary professional development publications that stress research-based stra...
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        Professional Bookshelf

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Professional Development, Instructional Strategies, Inquiry & Problem Based Learning, Learning Theories
        Exemplary professional development publications in the areas of general instruction, science education, and literacy instruction...
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        Activities for Studying Tree Rings Online

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Professional Development, Inquiry & Problem Based Learning, Weather, Climate & Atmosphere, Earth & Space Science and 2 additional..
        Selected resources provide three web-based activities to complement science lessons in an issue of Beyond Weather and the Water ...
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        A Science Fair Makeover in Your School Library!

        Grades: PS/Pre-K to 12
        Subjects: Professional Development, Instructional Strategies, Inquiry & Problem Based Learning, Curriculum Design 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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        Asking Questions, All the Time

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Professional Development, Instructional Strategies, Inquiry & Problem Based Learning, History-Social Science 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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