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Hard Life of a Rock Fun Facts

What is a good lesson without a few random, may-never-use-again but totally interesting facts! A few fun facts about rocks and earth, here we go! The word “igneous” comes from the Latin “ignis” which means “fire.“ Did you know that graphite (that stuff in pencils) and diamonds are both made almost entirely of carbon? But …

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It’s Alive Fun Facts

What is a good lesson without a few random, may-never-use-again but totally interesting facts! A few fun facts about biotic vs. abiotic & taxonomy. The term taxonomy is Greek, taxis means arrangement, and nomos means law. Abiotic factors are nonliving physical aspects of our environment. As humans, we have learned to alter those abiotic features …

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Parent Guide to Fit to Survive

It’s a battle for survival in this unit! Here is a guide for the unit. Unit Objectives Knowledge — minimum science standards K = None1 = None2 = None3 = Animal groups – we’ve not covered this yet.  We suggest the video Social Interactions & Group BehaviorVariations within the same species of animals and plants …

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