Cut out the word and title cards in this lesson plan and have your students sort the animals according to whether they lay eggs or have live babies.View the eBook that this E-Lesson is taken from here.
Have your class learn about all the hazardous wastes in their home and compile data from all the students in the class. Use the information to answer the question sheet.
Magnets are made of a material in which the electrons are aligned in one common direction, instead of randomly. Students will discover that magnets attract certain types of materials with the activities in this lesson plan. Teacher notes and answer key included.
In order to reproduce itself, a plant produces seeds. Research how seeds travel in different plants.View the eBook that this E-Lesson is taken from here.
Learn what fertilizer is and how it is used. Discover ways to manage fertilizer fun-off and disposal. Experiment with fertilizers. Answer key included.
Using the five kingdom chart give as many examples as possible for each phylum or class in the chart provided.
Without light from our Sun, the Earth would be cold, dark and lifeless. Light is a valuable kind of energy for all living things. Look carefully at the picture in this lesson plan and circle all the sources of light that you see and then decide if they are an artificial light source or natural light source. Next look at the pictures on the chart and put a check mark under gives off heat or produces no heat. Answer key included.
In multicellular organisms, cells are specialized and divide the work, rather than having each cell perform all the same functions. Specialization causes cell differences in structure, according to what is best suited to certain functions. The ability of specialized cells to compete other functions is decreased.
Learn about alternative energy in the home. Play a game to show how energy is created and used.
This activity can be used as a learning exercise about energy transfer.
Learn how to properly dispose of batteries. Run a battery collection contest at your school. Answer key included.
There are many organisms that cannot be placed in either the plant or animal kingdom. One of these groups is called the monerans.
Learn about transparent, translucent and opaque materials. Discover what reflects light, what absorbs light and what is bouncing light with these activities. Answer key included
If everyone in the world took just one measure to reduce the amount of waste they produce, our world would be considerably closer to sustainability. Here is a summary of things you can do to reduce your environmental footprint.
Students will learn that sound can travel through certain objects and in different directions. This lesson plan includes teacher notes and seven worksheets.
Have your students make a list and draw a picture of all the things they can think of that push or pull something.