Picture-perfect STEM lessons, 3-5 : using children's books to inspire STEM learning (Book, 2017) [WorldCat.org]
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Picture-perfect STEM lessons, 3-5 : using children's books to inspire STEM learning

Picture-perfect STEM lessons, 3-5 : using children's books to inspire STEM learning

Author: Emily R Morgan; Karen Rohrich Ansberry
Publisher: Arlington, VA : NSTA Press, National Science Teachers Association, [2017]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
This volume for the upper-elementary grades uses a variety of both fiction and nonfiction books to teach STEM concepts and reading comprehension strategies. Through accompanying lessons, you can teach ways to plan and carry out investigations, analyze and interpret data, and construct explanations and design solutions. Along the way, your students will invent toy cars, learn how scientists use technology to track  Read more...

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Morgan, Emily R. (Emily Rachel), 1973-
Picture-perfect STEM lessons, 3-5.
Arlington, VA : National Science Teachers Association, [2017]
(DLC) 2017022003
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Emily R Morgan; Karen Rohrich Ansberry
ISBN: 9781681403311 1681403315
OCLC Number: 980442913
Description: xvii, 389 pages : illustrations, forms ; 28 cm
Contents: Why use picture books to teach STEM? --
Reading aloud --
BSCS (Biological Sciences Curriculum Study) 5E instructional model --
Connecting to the standards --
Science and engineering practices --
The inventor's secret --
Mesmerized --
Wind it up --
Light it up! --
Burn --
From Edison to the iPod --
Better together --
Spider science --
Bionic animals --
From seed to tree --
Hurricane! --
Solving the puzzle under the sea --
Space exploration --
Star stuff --
From trash to treasure --
Appendix: Alignment with the Next Generation Science Standards.
Responsibility: by Emily Morgan and Karen Ansberry.


For teachers eager to integrate STEM into their school day, Picture-Perfect STEM Lessons is an exciting development. This book's 15 kid-friendly lessons convey how science, technology, engineering,  Read more...


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