The 8 NGSS Science and Engineering Practices Posters plus one poster listing all the NGSS Science and Engineering Practices in a Zipped folder.
Guía para crear jardines escolares como salón de clases al aire libre
Science Exploration Units
Created with lessons from the K-5 Life Lab Science Curriculum and The Growing Classroom.
These units have 6 lessons each and are available as a free PDF download or purchased as a set of four from our store
Download the following units:
Examining the jobs of three different plant parts – roots, stems, and leaves – helps students to understand that all plants need the same fundamental resources: sun, soil, water, and air.
Students dig into dirt and discover the secrets of the intricate ecosystem living beneath their feet. After discovering soil’s components, students take the next steps to become stewards of the soil.
Examining the diversity of pollinators in the garden and their role in the ecosystem provides an excellent opportunity for students to learn about the mechanisms of adaptation.
Exploring plant and animal habitats helps students learn more about the diversity of life in the garden.
A toolkit for School Districts, School Garden Support Organizations and Universities