Physical Science Lesson Plan Templates in Elementary (Grades K-2) Science

Find free Elementary (Grades K-2) Science Lesson Plan Templates on Physical Science.
Why is there thunder and lightning?
Resource
  • Multiple Subjects
  • Pre-K, K-2, 3-5
Join Timon and Pumba as they find out why there is thunder and lightning.
Energy Flow Activity 4: Food Chains Rummy (Grades 2-5)
Resource
  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5
NGSS
Students synthesize their understanding of energy flow and trophic relationships through “Food Chains Rummy,” a modified version of the classic card...
Why is there wind?
Resource
  • Multiple Subjects
  • Pre-K, K-2
Join Timon and Pumba as they find out why there is wind.
Energy Flow Activity 3: Building Food Chains (Grades 2-5)
Resource
  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5
NGSS
After learning about food chains, students practice building food chains and design their own backyard food chains. Students will model the...
Energy Flow Activity 2: Producers, Consumers, Decomposers (Grades 2-5)
Resource
  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5
Students become “experts” and make creative presentations about the different ecological roles of producers, consumers, and decomposers at local and...
Energy Flow Activity 1: Predators and Prey (Grades 2-5)
Resource
  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5
NGSS
Students apply their understanding of physical characteristics and biological classification of different organisms through a game of classification...
Adaptations Activity 5: Create a Creature (Grades 2-5)
Resource
  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5
NGSS
Students apply their understanding of adaptations by designing their own organisms to survive in different habitats. Students will design and share...
Adaptations Activity 4: Go Adapt! (Grades 2-5)
Resource
  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5
Students synthesize their understanding of adaptations by playing a “go fish” style game to collect sets of organisms with physical and behavioral...
Adaptations Activity 3: Behavioral Adaptations (Grades 2-5)
Resource
  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5
Students discuss the migration of monarch butterflies as an example of behavioral adaptations, then act out the behavioral adaptations of organisms...
Adaptations Activity 2: Physical Adaptations (Grades 2-5)
Resource
  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5
Students explore the adaptations that allow beavers to thrive in aquatic environments, then make observations and inferences about the functions of...