•  Charged Up!

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    Fourth and fifth grade students certainly have noticed that movement is all around us, from our very large Universe to the smallest particles in water. As students don lab attire they will be charged to test and chart substances without contaminating a detector probe or other provisions. An assortment of rotating, self-led, mini-investigations conclude their physical science involvement as students identify which modes of energy was responsible for their tests.
     

     

     
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    arrow animated Aligned Standards



     
     Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) MCCRS- RELA & Math
     PE 4PS3-2 (4th) -Make observations to provide evidence that energy can be transferred from place to place by sound, light, heat and electric currents.
    (5th) PE: 5PS1-3 -Make observations and measurements to identify materials based on their properties.
    DCI – PS3.A Definition of energy and PS3.B Conservation of energy and energy transference

     

    Mathematics
      
    M1 Make sense of problems and persevere in solving them;
    RELA
    W4 Produce clear and coherent writing in which the development, organization, and style are appropriate to task, purpose and audience.