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FlowWorks Unit

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Subject English Language Arts — Language, Speaking and Listening, Science — Physical Science, Scientific Method
Grade Level Kindergarten, Grades 3-5
Resource Type Lesson Plan
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This unit is written for 5th grade science students but can easily be modified to accommodate the needs of most upper elementary and middle school students. Prior to the FlowWorks visit, students will study concepts related to boat design and prepare for the experiment they will conduct in FlowWorks. After returning from the FlowWorks exhibit, students will analyze the data gathered in FlowWorks and use it to create boats to be raced in the Classroom Regatta. Aligned with Common Core Standards: SL.5.1 , SL.5.4

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Engage effectively in a range of collaborative discussions (one-on-one, in groups, and teacher-led) with diverse partners on grade 5 topics and texts, building on others’ ideas and expressing their own clearly.
Report on a topic or text or present an opinion, sequencing ideas logically and using appropriate facts and relevant, descriptive details to support main ideas or themes; speak clearly at an understandable pace.

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Very useful, detailed unit.
jodieolivo
April 18, 2013

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