Season Seeking

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It's a time of change. A hands-on activity engages young scientists in a lesson highlighting the change of seasons. They brainstorm indicators of season changes in nature and then look for them. Next, they record observations in a field notebook and share their findings with the group.

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CCSS: Designed
NGSS: Designed
Instructional Ideas
  • Invite a local botanist to speak about area phenology
  • Repeat the lesson during each change of season and compare and contrast observations
Classroom Considerations
  • Provide individuals with magnifying glasses and binoculars to use while exploring nature
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Pros
  • Adds social and emotional teaching tips
  • Includes all necessary handouts
Cons
  • None