Knowledge of Nature Curriculum - Chemistry & Physics for small folks!

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Week 4

 

 

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Day 4

Day 5

Exploring Creation with Chemistry and Physics
Lesson  2: Moving Matter

Exploring Creation with Chemistry and Physics (Young Explorer Series)

Read

p. 36-37

  • Atoms Together and Apart
  • Voluminous Expanding Gas

p. 38-39

  • Bubble Power
  • Expanding and Escaping Air
  • Compressed Gas

p. 39-41

  • Gas to Liquid…
    (condensation)
  • Final Matters

p. 41

  • What do you remember?

 

Activities

p. 37 Try This: Pop Rocks experiment

Narrate what you've learned.

 

p. 38 Try This: bubble gum

p. 41 Try This: breathe on a mirror

p. 41 Notebooking - Matter pockets

p. 42 Experiment: Earth's Water Cycle

Science Reading

Down Comes the Rain (Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science 2)

Down Comes the Rain

 

 

 

 

Read today.

Waterworks

The Magic School Bus At The Waterworks (2nd option)

 

 

 

 

Read today.

Literature Link

Sky Sailors

Older students:
Sky Sailors

Introduction

The Black Moon

Queen of the Night Sky

Splashdown in Lake Erie

The Children Are Gone!

The Long Voyage

Hot Air: The (Mostly) True Story of the First Hot-Air Balloon Ride (Caldecott Honor Book)

Younger students:
Hot Air: The (Mostly) True Story of the First Hot-Air Balloon Ride

 

Read today.

 

 

 

 

Put a picture of the book cover(s) in your timeline, if you have one. Write underneath it: 1783 The first balloon flight.

Notebooking / Printables

 

 

 

 

 

Water cycle wheel
*from printables packet

Hot Air Balloon Lapbook & Unit Study

p. 14 Where in the world is France?

p. 15 Flag of France

p. 23 Optional: famous people

p. 16-18 Vocabulary balloons

p. 21 Retell the story with the cut-out animals.

p. 19 Facts about the first balloon

p. 24 Rising balloon

p. 22 Graph Montgolfier's flights

p. 25 Copywork

p. 26-29 Stages of a balloon launch

p. 30 Count by 3's (if not too easy)

p. 31 Fun facts

 

Hot air balloon printables packet - This packet has tons of things to print. Use whatever interests you.

Crafts & Activities

 

 

 

The following activities require responsible adult supervision:

Make a real hot air balloon

Easier option: Make a hot air balloon

3-D spinning hot air balloon craft

 

Extras

Video

 

Watch Disney's movie: Up

Watch Disney's movie: Up

Watch a hot air balloon experiment (with printable guide to duplicate the experiment)

 

Magic School Bus Wet All Over (water cycle)

Online

 

See what the real Montgolfier Brother's balloon looked like

 

 

Highlights Magazine: Design your own hot-air balloon

 

 

 

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Link to Guest Hollow

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