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Science curriculum for K—5th grades.

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  • NGSS-aligned and Common Core make the transition to the Next Generation Science Standards and support Common Core.
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Animal Secrets

Animal Needs

  1. Lessons
  2. Activity Prep
  3. Standards
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.

Animal Secrets (Grades K) Mystery 1: Survival Needs: Food

Why do woodpeckers peck wood?

Exploration (20 min)
Activity: Eat Like an Animal (20 min)
Optional Extras (2 hrs)

Animal Secrets (Grades K) Mystery 2: Survival Needs: Safety

How can you find animals in the woods?

Exploration (21 min)
Activity: Gopher in a Hole (17 min)
Optional Extras (2 hrs)
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.