Biodomes Engineering Design Project: Lessons 2-6 - Activity
In this multi-day activity, students explore environments, ecosystems, energy flow and organism interactions by creating a scale model biodome through applying the engineering design process. The Procedure section provides activity instructions for Biodomes unit, lessons 2-6, as students work through Parts 1-6 to develop their model biodome. Subjects include energy flow and food chains, basic needs of plants and animals, and the importance of decomposers. Students consider why a solid…
Make Labs' Biosphere & More! | Make:
It's always hard to tell which MAKE project will be the one that lots and lots of folks make and then share, it looks like for volume 10 a lot of makers
40 Animal Habitats Project Ideas & Science Activities
Explore various animal habitats with these activities, diorama crafts & project ideas for kids in preschool, kindergarten, 1st, 2nd and 3rd grade!
The Carbon Cycle
bottle ecosystem with parts labeled, and how to make it. This would be wonderful for kids to see and understand what an ecosystem actually is.
Engage your students and assess their knowledge of BIOMES with this print-and-go poster project - this resource includes EVERYTHING YOU NEED to assign and grade a project in a science study of the different biomes. This simple and engaging project will assess your students understanding of the diffe...
Science Freebie: Biomes and Ecosystems - Mrs. Harris Teaches...
This science freebie contains 8 biome cards and two graphic organizers. This is helpful to use in a biomes and ecosystems unit for 4th, 5th, or 6th graders.
M&M Survival Challenge | Science Project
M&M Survival Challenge. Students learn about predators and prey in a fun way. This website has a ton of science activities for all ages and all subjects. The best part is the activities are all laid out with vocab, background, procedures, and handouts!
Science Reading #28 - The Importance of Bees - Sub Plan (Google Slides & PDFs)
In this article, students will learn how pollination occurs, how the honeybee is specialized to collect pollen, why the honeybee is used by beekeepers over other pollinators and how critical bees are for global food production. This is a great in class activity, homework assignment, weekly science reading assignment, sub plan or in school suspension plan. Use this to save time looking for engaging and appropriate articles with questions!
How To Easily Make A Beehive In A Jar DIY Project
How to make a beehive in a jar - fabulous DIY project, but also a great science project the kids.
Solar Science Experiments for Kids
Solar Science Experiments for Kids are a fun way to teach children about renewable energy sources. These experiments are geared for children ages 5-10.
The Lorax: Over-Harvesting
The last time I mentioned The Lorax it was as a story to share for Earth Day. I included some follow-up questions to get your students th...