ScienceWorks for Kids: Learning About the Earth, Grades K-1 - Print

EMC 871


EMC Number: 871

Page Count: 80

ISBN: 9781557997753

Learning About the Earth covers concepts that address National Science Education Standards

 Concepts covered include:

  • objects in the sky can be seen and described
  • the sun provides light and heat for earth
  • objects in the sky have patterns of movement
  • the earth is surrounded by air
  • the earth is a sphere covered with soil and water
  • the earth is a sphere of rock
  • rocks can be described by their physical properties
  • the surface of the earth changes
  • earth materials provide many of the resources we use
  • fossils tell us about long ago

A variety of engaging activities present the concepts in ways that young students can understand. Each concept presented includes:

  • teacher directions for lessons
  • reproducible resource pages such as sets of picture cards, minibooks, and lab sheets to record the results of hands-on investigations
This resource contains teacher support pages, reproducible student pages, and an answer key.

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