Science and Engineering Practices Lesson Plan Templates in Elementary (Grades 3-5) Science

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(Unit Plan Outline) The Health of Water and the Impact on Habitat- by Steve Byers
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Alaska DOE
In this unit plan outline, students will discuss the importance of healthy water habitats. Students will be able to define and understand the four...
(Unit Plan)- Simple Machines Catapults- intermediate grades-By: Patricia Janicek
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Standards aligned
Students will act as scientists working through the engineering design process to plan, build, and test a catapult using rubber bands and craft...
Questions to Promote Scientific Inquiry and Engineering Design
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Questioning and prompting students to articulate their understanding of concepts and key ideas is an essential part of the teaching and learning...
Halloween Mystery: Pumpkin Patch
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  • Science
  • 3-5, MS
Every month, Science Naturally shares one STEM mystery taken from our One Minute Mysteries series . This is a bonus holiday mystery in honor of...
March Mystery of the Month: Soil Solution
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  • Science
  • 3-5, MS
Every month, Science Naturally shares one STEM mystery taken from our One Minute Mysteries series . Each story takes just one minute to read and...
Tangrams and Algorithms
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  • Science
  • 3-5, MS
NGSS
Based on a model from code.org students will translate an image into actionable instructions. Students will connect this activity to the engineering...
Biodiversity Skillbuilder 3: How Diverse is Biodiversity? (grades 2-5)
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  • Science
  • K-2, 3-5
NGSS
Students explore biodiversity statistics by hypothesizing the number of animal species and comparing to scientific estimates. Download the Educators...
Biodiversity Skillbuilder 2: ID That Bird! (grades 2-5)
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  • Science
  • K-2, 3-5
NGSS
Students observe cutouts of birds around the classroom, sketch and describe field markings, and use field guides to make identifications. Download...
LEGO Education WeDo - Prosthetic Arm for Daniel
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  • Science
  • Elementary (Grades 3-5)
The Engineering Design Challenege: Build a prosthetic arm model using LEGOs that will: Be able to pick up a spoon and carry it two feet with the...
LEGO Education WeDo - Rapunzel, Rapzunel
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  • Science
  • Elementary (Grades 3-5)
Rapunzel, Rapunzel The Engineering Design Challenge: Help! Rapunzel is stuck in the castle and doesn’t have a way to get out. Modifying the crane...