Common Core Aligned Resources for RI.3.3
Describe the relationship between a series of historical events, scientific ideas or concepts, or steps in technical procedures in a text, using language that pertains to time, sequence, and cause/effect.
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Physical Changes and States of Matter - OneLesson Planet
Third graders study the three states of matter and identify the physical changes that take place between them. There is an initial teacher-led demonstration followed by a meaningful whole-class inquiry. These two activities should lead...
Those Who Have Come Before MeLesson Planet
3rd - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
Class members are transformed into explorers as they work in groups to locate hidden items and map their journey along the way. They then leave clues for other groups of students to follow, and ultimately discover how past explorations...
The Fable of Franny And Her Fabulous Fainting GoatLesson Planet
3rd - 6th CCSS: Designed
Mix the art of reading comprehension with the skill of telling time. Children in grades two and three will discuss the importance of goats throughout history based on the provided background information. They'll create cute goat clocks...
Bill Pickett, Bulldoggin' CowboyLesson Planet
3rd CCSS: Designed
Who was Bill Picket? Interested readers work through an informational passage to find out about a famous "bulldogger" from the old West. They answer several reading comprehension questions and use a seven step process to decode new...
Choosing a Search SiteLesson Planet
3rd - 5th CCSS: Designed
As technology becomes increasingly more integrated into education, pupils will need to know how to find accurate information online. Follow a very structured learning activity to help your class understand what makes a good search, how...
Energy Activities with Energy AntLesson Planet
1st - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
This resource is comprised of four different reading assignments, a board game, and a collection of worksheets about energy. You will need to peruse the individual handouts to see which apply to your curriculum and specific grade level,...
Let's Do an Experiment!Lesson Planet
2nd - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
Exactly what do plants need to survive? Young scientists explore this question by taking three plants and placing them in different environments, monitoring their development over the course of two weeks with the help of this simple lab...
Blubber Mits - Tundra AdaptionsLesson Planet
K - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
There are not many plants and animals that can survive the cold, harsh conditions of the tundra. This collection of activities and reading passages helps young scientists understand the unique characteristics that allow these amazing...
What Causes Reflections?Lesson Planet
2nd - 3rd CCSS: Designed
Your kids probably use mirrors every day, but do they know how they work? A reading passage about reflection and reflective objects can address both physical science and reading comprehension. Kids read the paragraphs and use context...