Open-and-go lessons that inspire kids to love science.

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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Plant & Animal Superpowers

Parts, Survival, & Growth

  1. Lessons
  2. Activity Prep

Plant & Animal Superpowers (Grades K-2) Mystery 1: Structure & Survival

Why do birds have beaks?

Exploration (15 min)
Activity: Find the Best Beak (25 min)
Optional Extras (2 hrs)

Plant & Animal Superpowers (Grades K-2) New Read-Along Mystery 2: Parenting & Offspring Survival

Why do baby ducks follow their mother?

book Read-Along Book (25 min)
Optional Activity: What’s Going On? (20 min)

Plant & Animal Superpowers (Grades K-2) Mystery 3: Structure & Survival

Why are polar bears white?

Exploration (21 min)
Activity: Moth Hide and Seek (25 min)
Optional Extras (2 hrs)

Plant & Animal Superpowers (Grades K-2) New Read-Along Mystery 4: Inheritance & Variation of Traits

Why do family members look similar to one another?

book Read-Along Book (25 min)
Optional Activity: Matchup Game (20 min)

Plant & Animal Superpowers (Grades K-2) New Mystery 5: Plants & Engineering

Why don't trees blow down in the wind?

Exploration (20 min)
Activity: Wind-Proof Umbrella (40 min)
Optional Extras (2 hrs)

Plant & Animal Superpowers (Grades K-2) New Read-Along Mystery 6:

What do sunflowers do when you're not looking?

Read-Along Mystery coming soon!