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Heat, Light and Sound: Energy at Work
Amusing illustrations show the many ways in which sound, heat, and light work to help us in our daily lives.
Detailed, colorful illustrations and simple language bring the reader through plant reproduction, seed dispersal, pollen transference, and seed germination. "An appealing presentation of basic science." Horn Book
This collection introduces Grades K and 1 students to the world around them.
Life Science Collection
In age-appropriate words and images, young students are exposed to life science.
A Drop of Water: A Book of Science and Wonder
While admiring amazing photographs capturing such moments as the "crown" created by a water drop splashing in a pool or a "wild wave" caused by an egg dropped in a water glass, readers will learn about evaporation, condensation, snowflakes, how clouds form, and more. "A fine, eye-catching introduction to a well-focussed topic." Booklist
Author Joanna Cole and illustrator Bruce Degen make learning a spirited joyride, delighting young audiences with their fantastic journeys to the eye of a hurricane, the bottom of the ocean, and the center of the earth, to name just a few. Author and illustrator have said they were each inspired by an important teacher in their classroom days very much like Ms. Frizzle! "Cole presents the science in easy-to-understand terms, with Degen clarifying the concepts and adding comic relief through pictures that brim with details . . . . A great combination of fantasy and science." Booklist
25 Science Mini-Books for Emergent Readers
"Home Sweet Home," "A Butterfly Grows Up," "My Five Senses" young readers will love learning about animal homes, life cycles, the human body, weather, plants and seeds, and other favorite science topics with these irresistible mini-books. Rhymes, repetition, and predictable language help build young children's confidence in reading. Includes easy how-to's and hands-on activities to extend learning.
Students will love to read and reread these adorable interactive mini-books on key science topics. They rhyming riddles are chock-full of science fact clues; kids solve the riddles and then lift the flaps to see if they're right! They'll have fun solving Dinosaur Who's Who, Planet Name Game, Sneaky Animal Shapes, Human Body Trivia, and many more! Fully reproducible and easy to make.
Learning about the major body systems is easy and fun with these engaging hands-on activities that help students explore the major systems that make up the human body. Students investigate what makes bones strong, measure their lung capacity, and much more. Includes reproducible science mini-books and a colorful two-sided poster.
Experts agree: Kids learn science best by doing. But how do you measure student progress when you teach hands-on? This practical guide offers simple and successful strategies that demystify science assessment. Full of student samples that show how real teachers use drawings, science journals, projects, conversations, and rubrics to evaluate their students' growth.
Make a splash in your classroom with fresh activities that teach about water, such as Pick a Puddle, Disappearing Drops, and Cloud Makers. This indispensable resource includes poems and plays, games, art projects, book links, learning centers, hands-on reproducibles, and a big, colorful poetry poster!
Yes, You Can!
Teaching electricity is exciting, easy, safe, and fun! Each lively lesson includes fascinating background information along with simple activities about static electricity, conductors, insulators, circuits, and more. Includes complete how-to's and reproducible data sheets. Linked to the National Science Standards.
Teach science as you build literacy with these easy-to-read mini-books with fun flaps and doors! Just reproduce, cut, and fold, then kids are ready to learn about the human body, animal homes, plants, and so much more.
A Year of Hands-on
This award-winning book includes thematic, easy-to-do science activities and experiments on topics like butterflies, falling leaves, and windy weather. Each lesson is highlighted by science journal pages, curriculum connections, literature links, practical tips, and assessment ideas.
This amazing collection of activities and non-fiction books will get your students thinking and learning about the science of the body and it's systems.
These learning-packed activities and trade books will have your class blasting off into the stars.
Everything you need to teach this fascinating theme to young learners including rhyming pocket charts, learning-packed activity books, and picture books.
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