Support the core science curriculum with these wonderful opportunities for investigation and inquiry. Each book includes 21 simple, safe experiments and activities that can be completed using common items found around the home or school. Meets the National Science Education (NSE) and Full Option Science StystemT (FOSS) Standards. Three units per title (Life Science, Earth Science, and Physical Science) expand and develop science vocabulary.
Each unit includes seven 4-page lessons, an assessment, and science fair sugggestions.
Four-page lessons follow a consistent model: 1) one page of background information, 2) a hands-on experiment, 3) a math or language arts activity, and 4) an activity that uses a graphic organizer.
"Kitchen" science! Physical Science units are built around kitchen and cooking activities.
The Scientific Method is used to model the first project suggestion on each Science Fair page; additional ideas for projects are identified at the bottom of the page.
Includes correlations to NSE and FOSST Standards, as well as cross-curriculum activities.
3-Book Reproducible Series
Bound-in answer key