Science

Earth Systems, Structures and Processes

Students will study weather and climate using trees as they examine how weather and climate impact our lives.


Forces and Motion

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Matter: Properties and Change

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Energy: Conservation and Transfer

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Structures and Functions of Living Organisms

Students will learn about the tree life cycle and be able to name and label tree anatomy and function.

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Ecosystems

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Evolution and Genetics

This series of lessons teaches students the different attributes of leaf structures in trees and how to use the right science vocabulary to refer to these characteristics.   Students will become more proficient at identifying trees based on their leaf structure and will develop and practice important science processing skills:  observing, describing, classifying and diagramming their thinking. 

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