K-2 Core Curriculum - Life Science: Living Things!
In this fun and interactive unit study, designed to meet and exceed state and national standards, your children will explore an introduction to biology and life science with a focus on living things! With over 30 activities and 18 hands-on projects, your children will be fascinated from beginning to end. Each chapter includes a variety of activities, including videos, hands-on projects, music, outside explorations, interactive websites, readings, worksheets, games, and much more to make learning FUN!
This unit study is part of our life science (biology) core curriculum series for grades K-2. The time needed to complete this unit study will vary for each child, but you should expect to spend approximately 20-30 hours.
Take a peek inside:
- Observation through the senses
- Classifying and sorting living and nonliving things
- Characteristics of living things
- The needs of animals
- The needs of plants
- Livings things "Go Fish!" game
- Human life cycle
- Frog life cycle
- Butterfly life cycle
- Dragon fly life cycle
- Plant life cycle
- Earth's seasonal cycle
- Animal responses to the seasons
- Seasonal changes in plants
- Maple syrup
- and much more!
All 30 activities in this unit study are presented in an easy to follow format with an active and updated web link. Click on the link and the best resources on the World Wide Web appear for your children. But this unit study is not just a collection of web sites to read! It is much more than that! The links bring the world to your children by providing streaming videos, interactive web sites, educational games, audio files, and more.
At Intellego Unit Studies, we believe in the varied learning styles and multiple intelligences of every child. That's why all of our unit studies include reading and writing activities, videos, art, comparisons, drawing and painting, discussions, hands-on activities, art projects, full-color high resolution graphics, printable activity pages, and more!