This comprehensive pack features 15 engaging topics–including animal families, plant life cycle, clouds, volcanoes, sound, light and shadow–that support the Next Generation Science Standards. Each topic comes in a self-contained folder with an anchor text for building background knowledge, multiple copies of two hands-on investigations, companion reproducible recording sheets, management tips, plus links to an online video and bonus activities. A must-have resource for every classroom!
About the Author
Katherine Burkett is a former editor of Scholastic’s SuperScience magazine. She has written 14 books for children, including 9 volumes of Scholastic’s Mad Science fiction series. She has covered a variety of science topics for children’s magazines and worked on projects for the National Science Foundation, the American Museum of Natural History, and the National Arbor Day Foundation.