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Science curriculum for K—5th grades.

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  • Hands-on lead students in the doing of science and engineering.
  • NGSS-aligned and Common Core make the transition to the Next Generation Science Standards and support Common Core.
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Lights & Sounds

Properties of Light & Sound

  1. Lessons
  2. Activity Prep
K-1 Sample: This is an early preview of the unit. We encourage you to try these lessons and give us feedback. This unit will be expanded and revised for the 2017-18 school year.

Lights & Sounds (Grades K-2) Mystery 1: Sounds, Vibrations

How do they make silly sounds in cartoons?

Exploration (10 min)
Activity: Be a Sound Effects Artist (20 min)
Optional Extras (1 hr)

Lights & Sounds (Grades K-2) Mystery 2: Light, Materials, Transparent & Opaque

What if there were no windows?

Exploration (10 min)
Activity: Paper Stained Glass (20 min)
Optional Extras (1 hr)
Mystery 3 and more are coming: This is an early preview of the unit. We encourage you to try these lessons and give us feedback. This unit will be expanded and revised for the 2017-18 school year.