~ glow stick xylophone ~put the glow sticks in cups of water and an aura comes off in the dark, when you tap them ~ probably the coolest thing ever ~ this would be a fun activity for our first grade SOUND unit ~
Science -- Weather: Fill the cup with water. Put shaving cream on top for a cloud. Explain that when clouds get really heavy with water, it rains! Then put blue food coloring on top of the cloud, and watch it rain. Air and Weather unit
Seeds started in a cupcake tin, perfect. Once plants have germinated pSeeds started in a cupcake tin, perfect. Once plants have germinated place the paper & plant in soil.lace the paper & plant in soil.
A flip book to describe the basic needs of animals. You can also create one to show the basic needs of humans. Compare and contrast the basic needs that all living things, including humans, have for survival.
Read an informational text having to do with taking care of the earth. Students can write to a friend or family member about what they can do to take care of the earth. // Earth Day cause & effect booklet from First Grade Parade!