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Description:

Unit plans for Grades K-2 and 3-5 are a regular feature of the magazine Beyond Weather and the Water Cycle. The plans draw on articles and resources in a themed issue and are aligned with national science and language arts standards. This unit is designed to provide elementary students with the opportunity to investigate how the annual rings in trees help scientists learn about past climates. It uses hands-on experiences and nonfiction text to answer the unit question: How do trees help scientists learn about the past?

Subjects:

  • Education > General

Education Levels:

  • Grade 1
  • Grade 2
  • Grade 3
  • Grade 4
  • Grade 5
  • Grade 6
  • Grade 7
  • Grade 8
  • Grade 9
  • Grade 10
  • Grade 11
  • Grade 12

Keywords:

Grade 2,Grade 3,Grade 1,NSDL,Grade 4,Teaching strategies,oai:nsdl.org:2200/20120114190009635T,Kindergarten,Space Science,Life science,Renewable resources,Social Sciences,Humans and the environment,Upper Elementary,Grade 5,History and nature of science,Fields of science,Plants,Climate,Vocational/Professional Development Education,Early Elementary,Instructional materials,Earth and space science,Life Science,Elementary School,NSDL_SetSpec_ncs-NSDL-COLLECTION-000-003-112-047,Scientific enterprises,History/Policy/Law,Environmental change,Global climate change,Ecology, Forestry and Agriculture,Learning theory,Nonrenewable resources,Personal and social issues,Education,Technology,Geoscience

Language:

English

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