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Science curriculum for K—5th grades.

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Lights & Sounds

Properties of Light & Sound

  1. Lessons
  2. Activity Prep

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) New Read-Along Mystery 2: Sounds, Vibrations

Where do sounds come from?

book Read-Along Book (25 min)
Optional Activity: What's Shaking? (20 min)

Lights & Sounds (Grades K-2) Mystery 3: Light, Materials, Transparent & Opaque

What if there were no windows?

Exploration (10 min)
Activity: Paper Stained Glass (20 min)
Optional Extras (1 hr)

Lights & Sounds (Grades K-2) New Read-Along Mystery 4: Illumination

Can you see in the dark?

book Read-Along Book (25 min)
Optional Activity: Mystery Box (20 min)

Lights & Sounds (Grades K-2) New Mystery 5: Engineering & Communication

How could you send a secret message to someone far away?

Exploration ( min)
Activity: Secret Signals ( min)
Optional Extras (2 hrs)

Lights & Sounds (Grades K-2) New Read-Along Mystery 6:

How do boats find their way?

Read-Along Mystery coming soon!