Little Kindergarten Science Thinkers - Unit 4: Plants

$17.95

Little Science Thinkers is a complete science curriculum specifically for Kindergarten.  It’s everything you need to introduce, teach, practice, and assess your kinder friends.  It incorporates many state and NGSS standards. This curriculum was completely researched, designed, and created by Karen Jones.

UNIT 4: Plants teaches your little learners all about plants. It contains lessons on these specific topics:

Living and nonliving things
Parts of a plant
Plant needs
How plants make food
How plants reproduce
Life cycle of a plant
How plants adapt

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COMPONENTS OF THE UNIT:
-A complete Teacher Guide
-8 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
-Investigations and Experiments
-Science Stations
-Whole group Activities
-Vocabulary Cards
-Craftivity
-Student Workbook
-Quick Checks
-Kinder-appropriate 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)
**PLEASE NOTE** In order to teach this unit, you will need the following materials: seeds, soil, sand, small rocks, a small plant, vegetables for eating

OUTLINE OF UNIT 4:
Lesson 1: LIVING AND NONLIVING THINGS
Lesson 2: PARTS OF A PLANT
Lesson 3: EXPERIMENT – HOW PLANTS ARE AFFECTED BY THEIR ENVIRONMENT
Lesson 4: PLANT NEEDS
Lesson 5: HOW PLANTS MAKE FOOD
Lesson 6: HOW PLANTS REPRODUCE
Lesson 7: LIFE CYCLE OF A PLANT
Lesson 8: PLANT TYPES
Lesson 9: PLANTS ADAPT
Lesson 10: SCIENCE STATIONS
Lesson 11: EXPERIMENT AND REVIEW
Lesson 12: UNIT ASSESSMENT