Language Arts (English), Science, Technology
This lesson is part of CCSD's Second Grade Standards-Based Lessons Notebook. District objectives: SC-02-01-02, LA-02-03-01 and LA-02-03-02. Web site utilized www.enchantedlearning.com/Dictionary.html
WY - Wyoming State Standards (Updated)
Subject: LANGUAGE ARTS
Grade Level: GRADE 2
Content Standard 1: READING: Students use the reading process to demonstrate understanding of literary and informational texts.
Benchmark 3: Students demonstrate understanding of informational texts.
Indicator C: Students use a variety of sources to gather information, such as table of contents, charts, informational books, and guest speakers.
Grade Level: GRADE SPAN K-4
Content Standard 1: CONCEPTS AND PROCESSES: In the context of unifying concepts and processes, students develop an understanding of scientific content through inquiry. Science is a dynamic process; concepts and content are best learned through inquiry and investigation.
Concept: EARTH, SPACE, AND PHYSICAL SYSTEMS
Benchmark 5: Objects in the Sky: Students describe observable objects in the sky and their patterns of movement.
Each student will have their Scavenger Hunt worksheet that they will complete as they research information regarding the nine planets on the Little Explorer site accessed through the Enchanted Learning web site.