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Lab Materials Needed

Blockey Koa Crate

from Kea STEMCrate

- 1 Springy Spring Scale per student

Student Lab Sheet

Teamwork in the Wild: Animals Form Herds, Flocks, and Schools

Student Edition

(English/Spanish)

Teacher Edition

(English/Spanish)

Ecosystems 3-LS3-1:

Construct and arguement that some animals form groups that help members survive.

Pacing Guide: Recommended time to complete this unit - 1 month

 Instruction day 1 (page 204 - 205):  Read and Discuss

 Instruction day 2 (page 207):  Explore the Phenomenon

 Instruction day 3 (page 208):  Read, write, and discuss

 Instruction day 4 (pages 209 - 210):  Read and Discuss

 Instruction day 5 (page 211):  Read, discuss, and write

 Instruction day 6 (pages 212 - 213):  Read, discuss, and write

 Instruction day 7 (pages 214 - 215):   Read and discuss

 Instruction day 8 (pages 216 - 217):   Read and discuss

 Instruction day 9 (pages 218 - 219):   Write and discuss

 Instruction day 10 (pages 220 - 221):   Read, discuss, and write

 Instruction day 11 (pages 222 - 223):   Write Like an ACE

 Instruction day 12 (pages 224 - 225):   Hands on Activity: Explore for insects!

 Instruction day 13 (pages 226 - 229):   Read "Meet Henry the Naked Mole Rat" and discuss

 Instruction day 14 (page 230):  Vocabulary

Pacing Guide Word Color Key:   

                   Green words- Hands-on Activity      Black words- Book reading      Blue words: Revisit the Phenomenon