Little 1st Grade Science Thinkers - Unit 4: Survival of Living Things

$17.95

Little 1st Grade SCIENCE Thinkers is a complete science curriculum specifically for first grade.  It’s everything you need to introduce, teach, practice, and assess your students.  It incorporates both the NGSS standards as well as many state standards for 1st grade science. This curriculum was completely researched, designed, and created by Karen Jones.

UNIT 4: SURVIVAL OF LIVING THINGS teaches your little learners all about how living things grow and survive in our world. It includes many engaging investigations and experiences for your class. It includes lessons on these topics:

Living and Nonliving Things
Animal Offspring
Biomimicry
Inherited Traits
Interdependence of Living Things
Food Chains

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COMPONENTS OF THE UNIT:
-A complete Teacher Guide
-6 printable/projectable Books for Read-Alouds
-Step-by-step, Scripted Lesson Plans (Twelve, 30-minute lesson plans in all)
-Essential Question and Learning Target Posters
-Anchor Charts
-Hands-on Investigations
-6 Science Stations
-Whole group Activities
-Vocabulary Cards
-Student Workbook
-Quick Checks
-Assessment and Rubric for scoring
-Parent Letter
-A COMPLETE unit PowerPoint to guide your teaching during each and every lesson (all books, targets, activity and workbook pages are included in the PowerPoint to help you save paper)

OUTLINE OF UNIT 4:

Lesson 1: LIVING AND NONLIVING THINGS
Lesson 2: HOW PARTS OF LIVING THINGS HELP THEM SURVIVE
Lesson 3: BIOMIMICRY INVESTIGATION
Lesson 4: OFFSPRING OF LIVING THINGS
Lesson 5: INHERITED TRAITS
Lesson 6: INHERITED TRAITS INVESTIGATION
Lesson 7: INTERDEPENDENCE OF PLANTS AND ANIMALS
Lesson 8: FOOD CHAINS
Lesson 9: SCIENCE STATIONS
Lesson 10: SCIENCE STATIONS
Lesson 11: REVIEW
Lesson 12: UNIT ASSESSMENT