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ArcticLive: science from the Arctic

ArcticLive: science from the Arctic

ArcticLive - Connect to the latest science from the frozen north XL Catlin Arctic Live, 1-10 May 2018 Come and join XL Catlin Arctic Live, a unique education event connecting classes globally to the UK Arctic Research Station on Svalbard. By signing up to the free live broadcasts, schools will have first-hand access to an extreme environment in the northernmost research community in the world. From the comfort of their classrooms, students can interact live with polar educators and the British science expedition team working on ocean plastics and ocean acidification in the Arctic. When and where: 1-10 May 2018 at the UK Arctic Research Station funded by NERC and managed by the British Antarctic Survey. Live sessions: Teachers can sign up to any of the 30 YouTube live broadcasts (age differentiated) streaming over five days, including: live science investigations interviews with marine scientists ‘Ask-Me-Anything’ with a polar educator Registration: It is free for teachers globally. Select the preferred session(s) by signing up at XL Catlin Arctic Live 2018. Teacher Guidance: The Arctic Live 2018 teacher guidance (PDF) provides instructions to connect, lesson ideas and links to engaging education resources. Join the conversation using #ArcticLive.
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Growing Together Songs (Full Album)

Growing Together Songs (Full Album)

A collection of freshly hatched songs all about growing. The album includes the life cycles of butterflies, frogs, bulbs, and seeds and demonstrates growth, the seasons, the diversity of plant life and colours. Through the songs children can learn about worms and how they process the soil to make it possible for plants to grow, they will meet “Mister Snail” and hear how carries his house on his back and learn about spirals and silvery tracks. “Teddy’s Picnic” is designed to promote engaging in a social situation in a positive way. The full album download also includes instrumental versions of the songs. Additional resources can be downloaded from www.melodytreehouse.com
MelodyTreeHouse
Wildlife Garden Songs (Full Album)

Wildlife Garden Songs (Full Album)

Wildlife Garden Songs is a collection of 15 songs designed to help teach children about wildlife gardening. Within the framework of learning about this natural environment, the songs can also help to teach other concepts such as counting, positional words, bending knees while jumping and landing, as well as the theme of cooperation. The full album download also includes instrumental versions of the songs. Additional resources can be downloaded from www.melodytreehouse.com
MelodyTreeHouse
Weather Instruments Reference Guide Worksheet

Weather Instruments Reference Guide Worksheet

Check out this fun and well-organized reference guide worksheet for students to learn about weather instruments and tools. This can either be used for guided notes, research, assessments, homework or however else you feel best fits in your classroom. Focusing on six instruments, one box is filled in for each item for either the name of it, the description or an image of it. Students are expected to fill in the rest. Some of the tools included are an anemometer, barometer, weather vane and a few more. An answer key has been included for your convenience!
myeducationalhotspot
Year 3/4 Plants Unit

Year 3/4 Plants Unit

A unit of work based on the Year 4 National Curriculum objectives for Plants. The children will be exploring ‘key ideas’, along with taking a skills based approach to learning and investigation throughout the unit. This is a practical unit that will fully engage the children, encouraging full participation and investigation. All paper copy resources included, along with detailed planning and slides to accompany each session. A great unit to teach for both the adults and the children.
Shopie1994
The Water Cycle

The Water Cycle

This song follows the journey of a raindrop as it falls from the sky into the rivers and streams on its journey around the world until it changes to mist and drifts back up to the clouds to starts it’s journey all over again. Included is an instrumental/karaoke version of the song and a PDF of the lyrics. A free PDF of the lyrics to all of our songs can be downloaded from www.melodytreehouse.com
MelodyTreeHouse