Hello Kindergarten Scientists!



This year you will be studying many topics from the Colorado Assessment Standards for grade science as well as a number of additional enrichment activities. The standards may be viewed by clicking on the link below.



Science Strand
Kindergarten Grade Level Content
Links
Physical Science
1. Objects can move in a variety of ways that can be described by speed and direction.
2. Objects can be sorted by physical properties, which can be observed and measured.

Life Science
1. Organisms can be described and sorted by their physical characteristics.

Earth Science
1. The Sun provides heat and light to Earth.



Schedule of Kindergarten Science Enrichment



Week of.....
Topic
Links to related resources
September 9
What is science?

September16
Senses

September 23
A butterfly's senses

September 30
CLO: students will continue to learn about our five senses and compare the organs humans use for each sense to the organs butterflies use for the same senses.

October 7
CLO: Students will orally describe to their partner how they use each of the five senses and which organ is involved while playing the Five Senses Game.

October 14
CLO: Students will use their senses to sort and orally describe similarities and differences between objects according to their physical properties.

October 21
CLO: Students will use their sense of taste to sort and orally describe foods according to their property of tasting sweet, sour, salty, or bitter.

October 28
CLO: Students will orally list common properties of birds and fish. Students will sort animals based on their physical characteristics.
Animal Classification Game
November 4
CLO: Students will orally list common properties of mammals, birds, and fish. Students will sort animals based on their physical characteristics.

November 11
Veteran's Day

November 18
Mammals' characteristics

November 25
Thanksgiving Holiday

December 2
Reptile Characteristics

December 9


December 16


Winter Break


January