Sun, Moon and Stars, Grades 1-3

Sun, Moon and Stars, Grades 1-3

by Jo Ellen Ellen Moore, Leslie Tryon
     
 

Here's an effective supplement to any primary science curriculum. Students will use this book to learn about the sun, moon and stars are like, as well as phases of the moon, eclipses, and constellations. Topics include: see the moon change, men on the moon, we need the sun, a sunny way to tell time, sky pictures, the big dipper, and more. Lessons involve… See more details below

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Here's an effective supplement to any primary science curriculum. Students will use this book to learn about the sun, moon and stars are like, as well as phases of the moon, eclipses, and constellations. Topics include: see the moon change, men on the moon, we need the sun, a sunny way to tell time, sky pictures, the big dipper, and more. Lessons involve identification, matching, solving riddles or puzzles, and coloring. Also includes six activity cards suitable for science center activities. Activities include: sundial, make a crater, moon calendar, reflecting light, make a star box, and measure shadows. Clear, step-by-step instructions provided. Simple, accurate line art illustrations throughout. Features two-sided, full-color pull-out poster about the Sun, Earth & Moon on one side and the Night Sky on the other. All 16 pages perforated for easy removal.

Each of the topics was chosen because of its importance in the early-primary curriculum. The units not only include science facts, but teach the scientific method. You get teacher resource pages, student activity sheets, and pattern pages. Each lesson is organized for you from concept to execution.

These 16-page units may be short, but they're packed with basic science information. They are an ideal supplement to your core science program. Each unit has a gorgeous full-color poster, printed on both sides, that illustrates the concepts presented in the unit.

The reproducible worksheets present science information in language that is understandable for young learners, The information is followed by an activity for students to do. The inside back cover has 3 to 6 activity cards which present hands-on experiences relatedto the topic.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781557990969
Publisher:
Evan-Moor Educational Publishers
Publication date:
01/01/1986
Series:
Science Mini-Units Series
Pages:
16
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.98(h) x 0.09(d)
Age Range:
6 - 8 Years

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