Science

Burgess Printables

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The pics are a combination of Dover images (I can only use 10 from any coloring book without violating their rules) and pics from Clip Art ETC. I set them up as picture files instead of pdfs because my kids actually prefer I print them as “smallies” (four to a page).  And SORRY I couldn’t […]

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Science With Plants, If You’re Behind, Like Me

2GRD

All images linked to the site from which they came. Just click. Will remove images if not cool with source.  PAGES 1-4:  If you never did the first few pages of the book, this is as good a time as any.  There’s enough sun and warmth in the house that your bean seeds won’t fight […]

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A Peek Inside: Understanding God’s World

4GRD

Understanding God’s World is a 4GRD Abeka text.  It’s about 200 pages long and full color. you can see the full contents at the Abeka site.  There are a few experiments the first few weeks and then those stop until about Week 15.  For my fourth graders, both time, I’ve had to read this aloud […]

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A Peek Inside: Concepts and Challenges Earth Science

5GRD

This is one of the more controversial text choices. People expect science books to be really recently printed, but it unless your fourth grader is learning cutting age genetics, not much has changed in the last 20 years on the 5th grade level. The glory of this series of books is that they are so […]

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Neighborhood Tree Map

Montessori

In second grade MODG, we do a neighborhood map. But in our house, we took it to a whole ‘nother level.  As a family, we identified all of the trees on our loop and put them on the map.  We traced the image of our lot from the tax assessor’s website to give us a […]

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Tree ID Key and Coloring Pages

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Tree identification can be REALLY involved.  Most keys have over 50 question in the flow chart.  However, I ran into one on about.com that was much shorter and adapted if for our homeschool.  Download below. Tree ID page  Coloring images for each tree, courtesy of Clemson, that we use to make mini books.  They’re already four […]

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Cosmic History Timeline Cards

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Timeline of Life Cards Click on hyperlinks above and below to get all of the images.  I didn’t upload all the pictures to the blog, but you can get them all in the pdf links. Clock of Eras Cards *All images from Kentucky Geological Society. To use this material: Print out all of the clocks […]

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Sense of Smell Anatomy Cards

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Click the pic to get the cards! blackline master below

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Taste Bud Map Cards

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Just click the pics to download! Blackline master for book making below.

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Making Sound Anatomy Cards

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These diagrams were really hard to read.  Tell me if I have something in the wrong place.  Click the pictures to download.

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Parts of the Womb and Baby Development Cards

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My kids are uber-curious about baby development since we had one last year.  I made some cards and blackline master for “parts of the womb” and sequencing cards for baby development.  Just click the pics to download.  Thank you Just Montessori for the idea!

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Rocks and Minerals Expansion Pack

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I put this on the main rock page, but I wanted to notify anyone who was interested that I added a bunch of new classified rock cards, bringing the total up to 51 different cards and a cheat sheet for dividing them into categories.

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Seed Collection Matching

Montessori

I am a sucker for a family homeschool collection.  I do rocks, insect models, leaves, and shells.  And as a gardener, I want the kids to know the seeds as well. I already had the cards in the bonus pack from here. I placed a few seeds and the name card in 12 mini-bags I […]

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Science Experiment Supply Lists: Abeka and Usborne

2GRD

SECOND GRADE SCIENCE WITH PLANTS THIRD GRADE EXPLORING GODS WORLD ABEKA FOURTH GRADE UNDERSTANDIN GODS WORLD ABEKA

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Rocks and Minerals Classified Cards

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*If you don’t want to use any of the download services I listed, just click the pictures on this page.  We’ve had some confusion.   Here are our classified cards for our rock collection:  SCRIBD (and more in a second file here) or you can click on the images in this post.  I got the images […]

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Local Plant Species Classified Cards

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We use my local species cards almost daily during homeschool.  I decided it was time to do our local plant species.  I used a LOT of pictures from missouriplants.com.  I sent him an email to see if he minded me posting them and I didn’t hear back.  So, until he says something…here you go. Compressed […]

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A Peek Inside: Exploring God’s World

3GRD

  This is one of few resources I use “as is.” We follow the plan in Mother of Divine Grace Third Grade Syllabus to the letter. (Wait, not true, I did add in our local species cards for each of the animal classes.)   This may be because I’m using it with Big Kid. He’s […]

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WTN Classified Cards Expansion Pack

Montessori

My kids were really disappointed to not have EVERY species of bat, rat, mouse, and shrew, so here they are.

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Classified Cards for West Tennessee

Montessori

I’ve seen plenty of sets of cards for kids that have species from all across the world, but I realized that I didn’t care how much they knew about species in Zimbabwe if they couldn’t tell a vole from a shrew in their own backyard.  (Now mind you I probably couldn’t either before I made […]

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