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Compost
Compost

Lesson

Students will practice asking scientific questions and gain experience designing an experiment to answer a question. Students will learn about compost and how trash is composed of two different waste...

Exploring Invertebrates
Exploring Invertebrates

Lesson

The students will ask and answer questions about invertebrates. They will make and test their own predictions and communicate their findings with others.

Leaf Observation
Leaf Observation

Lesson

The students will make observations and record their findings to describe leaf patterns in different environments (color and texture).

Civil War
Civil War

Lesson

The students will explain the causes of the Civil War and how slavery played a role. The students will be able to identify and explain the economic, social, and cultural differences between the North...

Food Groups
Food Groups

Lesson

The students will be able to recognize different foods from each food group. The students will be able to explain the importance of eating foods from all five groups in order to grow, and have the...

Virtual Classroom: Astronaut Charles Duke
Virtual Classroom: Astronaut Charles Duke

Video

For the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing, Apollo 16 astronaut General Charles Duke sits down with students Jose Lopez, Jonathan Luines, and Morgan Swygert, to discuss his experiences as...
Seasons
Seasons

Lesson

The students will be learning about the four seasons. They will be learning about the months each season occurs, weather, clothing, and activities that can be done during each season.