MySci Unit 02 – Sun and Shade (PREVIEW)
Earth and Space Systems:
Weather Patterns, Sun, Temperature and Shadows
What makes the sidewalk hot?
Beginning with exploring what temperature is and what thermometers do, the students compare areas of their schoolyard for differences. They learn to collect and use data over time. They also design a shade umbrella to reduce the temperature of an area.
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Suggested Grade Level: Kindergarten
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