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Lab Materials Needed

Blockey Koa Crate

from Kea STEMCrate

- 1 Springy Spring Scale per student

Student Lab Sheet

Earth's Water: It Freezes, It Flows, It Falls

Student Edition

(English/Spanish)

Teacher Edition

(English/Spanish)

Earth's Systems MS-ESS2-4:

Develop a model to describe the cycling of water through Earth's systems driven by energy from the sun and the force of gravity.

Earth's Systems MS-ESS2-5:

Collect data to provide evidence for how the motions and complex interactions of air masses results in changes in weather condition.

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

 Instruction day 1 (pages ):  Explore the Phenomenon

 Instruction day 2 (pages 233 - 234):  Read and discuss

 Instruction day 3 (pages 235 - 236):  Read and discuss

 Instruction day 4 (pages 237 - 238):  Read and discuss

 Instruction day 5 (pages 239 - 240):  Read and discuss

 Instruction day 6 (pages 241 - 242):  Read, draw, and discuss

 Instruction day 7 (pages 243 - 244):  Read, chart, and discuss

 Instruction day 8 (pages 245 - 246):  Read and discuss

 Instruction day 9 (pages 247 - 248):  Read, write, and discuss

 Instruction day 10 (pages 249 - 250):  Read and discuss

 Instruction day 11 (pages 251 - 252):  Read, write, and discuss

 Instruction day 12 (pages 253 - 254):  Read, write, and discuss

 Instruction day 13 (pages 255 - 256):  Read and Discuss

 Instruction day 14 (pages 257 - 258):  Read, write, and discuss

 Instruction day 15 (page 259):  STEM Vocabulary

 Instruction day 15 (page 261):  Writing Workshop

Pacing Guide Word Color Key:   

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