Turn to Hands-On Science--20 Themes for 20 highly motivating, classroom-tested science units that help students learn by doing. Students practice the scientific inquiry skills outlined in the National Science Education Standards.
Never has hands-on science been so easy to do. The complete teacher instructions make the units easy to implement. Hands on Science-20 Themes covers important topics from Life Science, Earth Science, and Physical Science.
Each of the 20 units includes the following sections:
• Teacher resource pages: materials list, objectives, preparation, background information, lab book instructions and answers, a learning visual
• Reproducible student lab books: lab book pages present the steps for each activity and provide space for students to write observations and answers.
The topics include:
• Sun and Shadows
• Cold and Heat
• Sink and Float
• Life Cycles
• My Five Senses
• Animal Behavior
• Rocks and Soil
This resource contains teacher support pages, reproducible student pages, and an answer key.