ERIC Number: ED392641
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1995
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Invitations to Interdependence: Caught in the Web. Teacher-Friendly Science Activities with Reproducible Handouts in English and Spanish. Grades 3-5. Living Things Science Series.
Camp, Carole Ann, Ed.
This booklet, one of six in the Living Things Science series, presents activities about ecosystems which address basic "Benchmarks" suggested by the American Association for the Advancement of Science for the Living Environment for grades 3-5. Contents include background information, vocabulary (in English and Spanish), materials, procedures, extension activities, and worksheets. The worksheets are presented in both English and Spanish versions. Suggestions for use of the activities include using student grouping, a related readings center, and journal keeping. Activity names are: "Aquariums and Terrariums,""Bird Watchers,""Yeast and Bread,""Plant Growth in Various Soils,""What's Your Biome?,""Rainforest Scavenger Hunt,""Rotting Logs,""Tea for Plants and Plants for Tea,""The Web," and "Living Together." Lists of fiction and non-fiction readings are included. (MKR)
Descriptors: Biology, Botany, Ecology, Elementary Education, Science Activities, Science Instruction, Worksheets
Ash Grove Press, Inc., 19 Elm Street, South Deerfield, MA 01373 ($5.95 single copy sold separately; $29.95 set of six, plus shipping and handling).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Guides - Classroom - Learner
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Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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