4 Engineering Challenges for Kids (Cups, Craft Sticks, and Cubes!) - Frugal Fun For Boys and Girls
Here’s a simple open-ended building activity for kids of all ages – Colored craft sticks, wooden cubes, and small plastic cups! Simple materials, and yet we have been having a blast building all kinds of amazing structures with them. This project is the second project in our Summer STEAM Camp series! This week, we are […]
Earth's Atmosphere - Interactive Science Notebook
Layers of the Earth's Atmosphere - Interactive Science Notebook Activity Page Student Learning Goal: Students will be able to identify and compare the differences between the five layers of the earth's atmosphere. In this packet, the atmosphere is divided into five layers. It is thickest near th...
Lab Safety and Scientific Method Interactive Notebook Pages - Distance Learning
Bring engaging and interactive activities into your classroom with these science notebook pages. This resource contains 20 different interactive notebook activities covering safety, metrics, and the scientific method.
Genetics Unit Homework Worksheet Bundle
Love this comprehensive high school genetics worksheet set. It has incomplete dominance, codominance, sex-linked traits, polygenic inheritance, epistasis and more in its 18 page set. This is all I need to give my students for homework during the genetics unit! Science with Mrs. Lau
Human Body Videos for Kids
This post contains affiliate links to products I recommend. Read my full disclosure statement. Kids LOVE learning about the human body. It's so fascinating! Videos are a great way for them to learn about different body systems and organs. Here is a list of human body videos for kids on YouTube that are a perfect
Genetics is one of my favorite topics. As a relatively new teacher, I realized early on that you need to start with the basics which means learning the vocabulary. If students don't know basic vocabulary terms then they will not be able to complete more complicated genetic problems later on. I like having my students complete a genetics vocabulary foldable in their science interactive notebooks to refer back too constantly. Foldables are amazing because if each student has them in their…
It is time for my 2nd Interactive Science Notebook post! Here are some pictures of student work from Day 1: I am including resources for Days 2 and 3 of my Eco-Adventurers unit, which focuses on animals and habitats. Here is what our Table of Contents page looks like including the resources from the two …
This activity proceeds as follows:1. First, students complete a matching task using ecology vocabulary2. Then students explore ecological levels of organization (using the crackers)3. Then students create a food web/food chain using the crackers4. Finally, students learn about the energy pyramid usi...