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Elementary (Grades 3-5) Science Lesson Plans, Activities, and Teacher Resources

National Science Foundation
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Wednesday, August 10, 2016 - 7:16pm
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  • Science
  • Pre-K, K-2, 3-5
Join Timon and Pumba as they find out why there is thunder and lightning.
National Science Foundation
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Thursday, August 11, 2016 - 11:19am
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Join Timon and Pumba as they find out why we sneeze.
NBC Learn
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Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 2:14pm
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  • Science
  • Pre-K, K-2, 3-5, MS, HS
SCIENCE & ENGINEERING OF THE OLYMPIC WINTER GAMES Shaun White is known for his spectacular tricks in the Olympic snowboard half pipe event. More...
Science Friday
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Wednesday, October 19, 2016 - 3:44pm
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  • Science
  • Elementary (Grades 3-5)
Here’s a fun lesson plan for Halloween that demonstrates diffusion and the properties of stretchy polymers.
EcoNarcs 3.0
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Monday, December 12, 2016 - 10:33pm
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Easy to follow instructions on how to make a hanging bottle garden. Discusses quickly what microclimates are and how vegetation can help, then gives...
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  • Science
  • 3-5, MS
Join fisheries scientist Matias Caillaux from The Nature Conservancy to explore the Humboldt Current Ecosystem off the coast of Peru while learning...
jeancohn
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Friday, December 23, 2016 - 9:57pm
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Students will learn about the Winter Solstice while practicing the technique of embossing into metal. Students will also learn about textures and...
pixabay veggies
wmcnair98_2855215
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Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 10:12am
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North Carolina DOE
Students will create informational newsletters to share with an online audience including parents and community members. Students will work in teams...
ddelacy
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Saturday, July 7, 2018 - 3:30pm
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NGSS
In Unit 6 Energy and Forces on Earth, students explore the phenomena of dog sled racing and roller coaster rides to analyze energy systems. Students...
NBCLearn
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Friday, May 4, 2018 - 12:28pm
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  • Science
  • 3-5, MS
Standards aligned
Whether they are sprinting down the ice, smashing into the boards or stopping on a dime, NHL players display an amazing mix of speed and strength...