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Measurement Inquiry - For CAP classrooms, this could double in the discovery center with a graph (children put their name under the color they think has the most)-- Also, this is important- please use non-breakable PLASTIC jars and hot glue the lids on. :)

Measurement Inquiry - For CAP classrooms, this could double in the discovery center with a graph (children put their name under the color they think has the most)-- Use non-breakable PLASTIC jars and hot glue the lids on.

Earth Day science observation activity. Students fill a jar of water with trash to understand the impact that littering has on the environment and our natural resources.

This little observation activity is great for lower elementary students. They compare water with and without trash in it. Children get up close and personal with how abandoned trash can pollute our water.

Readers' Theater: The Very Cranky Bear ~ 4 animal friends just want to get out of the rain and play in a nice, warm spot. 1 cranky bear just wants to take a nap in his nice, dry cave. Everything ends up working out, but not before the bear ends up looking ridiculous! This play is based on the book by Nick Bland. It is 4 pages long and has 7 parts: Narrator 1, Narrator 2, Moose, Zebra, Lion, Sheep and Bear.

4 animal friends just want to get out of the rain and play in a nice, warm spot. 1 cranky bear just wants to take a nap in his nice, dry cave.

Another pinner wrote: Every teacher and SLP should have this book.

It’s Hard to be a Verb.Louis struggles with “focus.” His mom gives him some strategies to help him at home and at school because “it’s hard to be a verb.

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Use this oil spill lesson plan to teach young students about the effects of an oil spill on the environment. Book links and an easy demonstration will help them understand how damaging an oil spill can be.