A very useful termly plan that will support teachers to create a number of exciting classroom activities. The actual lesson plan could be further developed to provide a greater understanding of the topic.
Children should learn to identify criteria for their design, to select tools and materials and use correct vocabulary to name and describe them, to assemble, join and combine materials to make a winding mechanism and to understand the need for a stable structure to support a mechanism. This is lesson 3 in a unit of work.
Children should learn to use existing fabric designs as inspiration for their own pattern-making, to develop and communicate their design ideas through drawing and modelling and to make and/or use a simple paper pattern/template. This is lesson 3 in a unit of work.
Pet cards and skin texture boards. Children to sort the cards onto the correct board, depending on which skin type they have. Can provoke discussion around why animals have certain skins (temperature regulation, protection, sensory needs). Could also introduce camouflage.
This colorful set of Science (Atoms) clipart papers include 8 high-resolution (300 dpi) PNG files. They are 12" x 12". These clip art backgrounds may be used for personal and small commercial use.
“ The cell theory poster postcards activity” is design to help you teach and reinforce the concept of the development of the Cell Theory. Your students will have the change to read the informative, list the scientist’s contributions in a graphic organizer, write-down the information in the postcards, cut out and glue the postcards in the cell theory timeline template and create a Timeline poster showing the chronological order of these scientists and their contributions to the cell theory.
Main contributors to the Cell theory: -Zacharias Jansen
-Anton van Leeuwenhoek
- Matthias Schleiden
Materials: - Copy of this handout
Check out this well-organized Microscope label and describe worksheet. Part I is a visual that students will label and it corresponds with Part II where they will describe the function of those parts. This is a great worksheet that can easily be used for classwork, group work, homework, assessments and more!