Monday, March 6, 2017

Teaching Science with Kidlit

NGSS PE 3-LS4-4. Make a claim about the merit of a solution to a problem caused when the environment changes and the types of plants and animals that live there may change.

Try these book pairs:
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2 comments:

  1. I love When the Wolves Returned & just re-read it last week! I would also suggest a couple of titles by Sneed Collard which I loved. I recently read Hopping Ahead of Climate Change (on snowshoe hares) as well as Fire Birds (on natural fires and the plants/creatures that thrive in the aftermath).

    This doesn't exactly fit the topic, Melissa, but it was another fascinating read: Chernobyl's Wild Kingdom by Rebecca L. Johnson. It shows how wildlife has adapted to radiation, with some species flourishing while others display abnormalities.

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  2. All the titles you suggest would be great for grades 5 and up, but are a bit too sophisticated for grade 3.

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