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Saturday, December 1

  1. page Animals are Living Things edited ... Compare and Contrast Fiction and Nonfiction Animals {Froggy goes to school.jpg} {Froggy life…
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    Compare and Contrast Fiction and Nonfiction Animals
    {Froggy goes to school.jpg} {Froggy lifecycle.jpg} Readworks.org
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    posting a comment .comment. Click on
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Thursday, November 29

  1. page Sun, Earth, and Moon edited ... {littlestar.png} The Little Star That Could- Ages 7 and under - 35 minutes Little Star, an a…
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    The Little Star That Could- Ages 7 and under - 35 minutes Little Star, an average yellow star,
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    Along the wayway, he meets
    learns what makes each star special, and discovers that stars combine to form clusters and galaxies.
    Little Star also learns about planets and our solar system.
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    The volunteers will even teach new astronomers how to use a telescope.
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    If you can'tcannot visit the observatoryobservatory, you can Skype
    with us during the Second Saturday Stars.
    Here is a song that helps children learn about the Sun and the planets in our Solar System.
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  2. page Sun, Earth, and Moon edited ... Little Star also learns about planets and our solar system. The John J McCarthy Observatory i…
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    Little Star also learns about planets and our solar system.
    The John J McCarthy Observatory is located behind New Milford High School.
    Click on the logo to find out aboutThe observatory offers a program for kids, called Second Saturday
    Each month has a different topic, so check the schedule.
    The volunteers will even teach new astronomers how to use a telescope.
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  3. page Sun and Shadows edited ... depend on the position of the light source. The activities on this page can help students und…
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    depend on the position of the light source.
    The activities on this page can help students understand the "apparent" movement of the sun across the sky throughout the day. As the length and
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    the shadow changeschanges, the position of the sun seems to change.
    The activities on this page can help students understand the "apparent" movement of the sun across the sky throughout the day. As the length and
    shape of the shadow changes,
    the position
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    need to be sureaddress misconceptions about the sun moving
    are addressed.
    movement of the sun.
    {Sunclock.jpg}
    How to Make a Sun Clock from the Exploratorium
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  4. page Sun and Shadows edited ... {sunshadow2.jpg} Sun and Shadows Lesson Plan from the Utah Education Network {Guessthe shap…
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    Sun and Shadows Lesson Plan from the Utah Education Network
    {Guessthe shape.gif} Click on the shapes for an inquiryThis lesson plan for grades K-2 that will assess
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  5. page Scientists and Really Cool Science Stuff edited ... {secret life of scientists.png} See more scientists! {female scientist2.jpg} ... videos a…
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    {secret life of scientists.png} See more scientists!
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    videos are really
    interesting to watch and the materials he uses are relatable to children. He has Legos, goo, balloons, bubbles and more.
    Take a lookLook at his
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    his experiments. This guy rocks!
    {physics central logo.gif} Find out what a Physicist does at Physics Central
    Play a matching game to find out what different scientists do.
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  6. page Science and Technology edited Our world is constantly changing. These changes create new problems and challenges. Scientists use …
    Our world is constantly changing. These changes create new problems and challenges. Scientists use technology to help find new ways to make
    life better and easier. The partnership of science and technology has produced some amazing discoveries. Just think about the backpack. A long time
    agoago, the only
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    quite heavy. Later a natural fabric, like cotton, may have been used. Now,
    thanks
    thanks to science and technololgy,technology, lightweight durable synthetic
    synthetic
    fabric is
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    solar power,
    weather
    weather satellites, and robotic surgery. Use
    Use
    the links
    {engineering interactlogo.gif} Super Cool Website! Great Interactive Games
    The National Weather Service and NOAA have teamed up for a great site for kids. This site has activities and information on meteorology.
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  7. page Plant Lifecycle edited ... and behavior. Plants and animals are both living things. They both need food and water to sur…
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    and behavior.
    Plants and animals are both living things. They both need food and water to survive. Plants, unlike animals, cannot move around to get what they need to
    survive. They are limited by their environments.Their environments limit them. Plants can
    and carbon dioxide in a process called photosynthesis.
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  8. page Plant Lifecycle edited Standard 1.3 Organisms change in form and behavior as part of their life cycles. ... into adults…
    Standard 1.3 Organisms change in form and behavior as part of their life cycles.
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    into adults, reproducereproduce, and
    eventually die.
    1.3.2 Plants and animals produce offspring of their own kind. Offspring closely resemble their parents, but individuals vary in appearance
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  9. page Plant Lifecycle edited ... Seeds How does a seed get out of its shell? Here's Here is a fun clip about how seeds tr…
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    Seeds
    How does a seed get out of its shell?
    Here'sHere is a fun clip about how seeds travel. It wasclip, made by middle school students!students, about how seeds travel!
    The University of Illinois Extension Service has a great program called "My First Garden." It is available online or CD in English and in Spanish.
    {My first garden.gif} Click on the veggies.
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    game is offeredavailable in English
    {Great Plant Escape.gif} Click on the veggies.
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