Science Lab- First Nine Weeks

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Outline of Science Lab Lesson Plans for the first two
nine weeks with SLE's

Science Lab Lesson Plans


Week of October 11-15, 2010


4th Grade- Scientific Inquiry with Chemical Changes and variables


Extra resources:


3rd Grade- Scientific Investigation with graphing mass of matter in
various states of matter
*solids of the same volume but different mass
*liquids of the same volume but different mass

2nd Grade- Scientific Investigation with ss of matter
Which object has the most mass?

1st Grade - Determining Mass of matter with blocks

Kindergarten- Predict and determine which matter
Floats and Sinks

Week of October 4-8, 2010

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4th Grade- Scientific Investigations
Comparing and Contrasting Solids, Liquids, and Gases
Developing Scientific Investigations-
Begin adding variable change with water / baking soda and balloon and then
the baking soda / vinegar and a baloon experiment. Develop hypothesis and
read through materials and procedures.

3rd Grade- Comparing and Contrasting Solids, Liquids, and Gases

2nd Grade- Comparing and Contrasting Solids, Liquids, and Gases

1st Grade- Comparing and Contrasting Solids, Liquids, and Gases
"Matter from Mars" classification activity
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Kindergarten- Determining mass of matter with blocks.
Smartboard lesson for kindergarten on mass

Week of September 27- Oct. 1, 2010

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Matter GEMS List of Materials.pdf
4th Grade- "Diet Coke vs. Coke" -Scientific Method

1st - 3rd Grade- Solids and Liquids Sort- Activity 1
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Sorting by Attributes:
Kindergarten- Sorting by color, size, shape with attribute blocks

Week of September 20-24, 2010

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4th Grade- Measuring Temperature


3rd Grade
"The First Straw" - Measuring length with the Metric System.
"How Long is it?"
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2nd Grade- How to read a Thermometer


1st Grade-
"What is the Temperature?" PS.7.1.4
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Kindergarten-
"Temperature Told- Hot or Cold?"
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Week of September 13-17, 2010

Measuring length of matter

4th Grade
Lesson Plan:
Measuring length of zones on our playground with the Metric System.

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3rd Grade: Measuring Temperature
Lesson Plan:
Student Data Sheet:

2nd Grade
Lesson Plan:
Measuring with nonstandard and standard units of measurement

1st grade
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Measuring with nonstandard units of measurement

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Measuring with nonstandard units of measurement

Week of September 6-10, 2010

Scientific Method and Observation Process Skills



4th Grade- Scientific Method-

Mini-lesson- Scientific Method process.
Finish observation of dollar bill and measurement
with equipment. Analyze data and form conclusions
for both experiments.

3rd Grade- Scientific Method-
Mini-lesson- Scientific Method process and observation
Finish observation of penny and measurement with equipment
of drops of water in graduated cylinder. Analyze data and
form conclusions for both experiments.

2nd Grade- Observation of M&Ms.
Create pictograph to analyze data.

Kindergarten and 1st Grade Smartboard lesson
NEW Revised Lesson:


1st Grade
Taste and sight observations- Candy lifesaver

Kindergarten
Taste and sight observations- Gummy sour candy
Touch Observations- Item in a brown paper bag passed out to
students with hands behind their back. (seashell)

Week of August 30- September 3, 2010

Using magnifying lenses and microscopes
Lesson Plans and Smartboard lesson
Aug 30-Sept 3 Lesson Plans- Magnifying lenses & microscopes.docx

Process Skill - Observation
science process skills.ppt
SCIENCE_LAB_POWERPOINT_INTRO._to_science_process_skills.ppt
4th Grade- What do you observe on a one Dollar Bill?
Write four to five observations of the dollar bill.
What do you observe on a Dollar Bill 4th gr.docx
3rd Grade- What do you observe on a Penny?
Write three or four observations of the penny.
What do you observe on a penny 3rd grade.docx
2nd Grade- cards with objects to look at using the microscope
Write two observations of the objects.
micropix.pdf
1st Grade - cards with objects to look at using the magnifying glass
magnifying pictures K & 1st mag lenses.doc
Kindergarten- Draw the objects you observed with the
magnifying glass in your journal.

Week of August 23-27, 2010

Science lab safety rules

Science Lab Safety Rules K-1 (revised)

Smartboard lesson

Lesson Plans

3rd grade lab sheet

4th grade lab sheet

Scientist Notebook Anchor Chart-

"Let's be a Scientist" Guidelines and
checklists for notebooks (from Anchor Chart)
3rd & 4th grade

"Let's be a Scientist Checklist" 1st --2nd grade
(Anchor Chart)



"Let's be a Scientist Checklist" K- (Anchor Chart)
checklist K version.doc

Curriculum & Schedules


Science Lab Schedule of classes 2010-2011

"There's More to Teaching Science" Poem



Science Student labels for Science Notebooks

First Quarter Newsletter Information

Science Newsletter for London Open House


Arkansas Safety guidelines

Kindergarten


Kindergarten Quarterly Science Page at a Glance



1st Grade


1st Grade Quarterly Science Page at a Glace

Self-Assessment Rubric- Smiles

2nd Grade


2nd Grade Quarterly Science Page at a Glance

Self-Assessment Rubric- Smiles

3rd Grade


3rd Grade Quarterly Science Page at a Glance



4th Grade


4th Grade Quarterly Science Page at a Glance