Science Readers: A Closer Look: Be Healthy! Be Fit! Kit

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  • Grade: 2-3
  • Guided Reading Level: O-R
  • Interest Level: 2-6
  • Item: 14184
  • ISBN: 9781433331848
  • Language: English
Description

Discover life science concepts related to staying healthy and fit through the supported investigation in this kit based on former First Lady Michelle Obama's Let's Move! initiative. Differentiated pairs include two engaging books that share a common lab activity and encourage discovery and exploration. Each kit supports the 5E model of instruction.

Science Readers: A Closer Look: Be Healthy! Be Fit! Kit includes:

  • Nonfiction readers (6 titles, 6 copies each, 32 pages per book)
  • Data analysis activities
  • Audio recordings
  • Digital resources
  • Teacher's Guide

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Components

Series highlights include:

  • Books - 16 titles, 6 copies each, 32 pages per book in print and digital formats, and leveled pairs for differentiation
  • Teacher's Guide with reading, writing, and science objectives
  • 16 Data-Analysis Activities
  • Digital Resources including books, text of each title, lab activities, and reproducibles
  • The Futures Channel® videos

Books - 16 titles, 6 copies each, 32 pages per book

Paired leveled readers support one concept within a unit of study, providing students with scientific informational text at their individual reading levels. Each book will draw students' attention to essential vocabulary and offer numerous pictures, graphics, and illustrations to support the text. A lab activity awaits students at the end of each book.

Teacher's Guide

Provide teachers with a way to integrate their teaching of language arts and science while making accommodations for differences in student reading abilities and levels of understanding. Each lesson employs the 5E model of instruction, which encourages an inquiry-based learning environment.

Teacher's Guide

16 Data-Analysis Activities

Data-Analysis Activities present concepts and data related to the topic of the unit and support the content of the readers.

Digital Resources

  • Books in digital format
  • Text of readers
  • Lab activities
  • Student reproducibles

Videos

Teachers are provided eight short videos from The Futures Channel® in each kit. These videos are ideally suited to introducing concepts, activating prior knowledge, and inspiring interest in sometimes complex and abstract concepts.

Correlations to National, State, and Province Standards


FOSS Science Readers Standards


Next Generation Science Standards

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