Exploring Matter with Toys Activity Book

Exploring Matter with Toys Activity Book

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Exploring Matter with Toys Activity Book

Exploring Matter with Toys Activity Book

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Overview

Exploring Matter with Toys Activity Book

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Begin to understand the science behind our senses; taste, hearing, sight, touch and smell. This book is filled with innovative ways to use ordinary toys and play materials to demonstrate how the senses work in a way that young children can understand. Use Feely Ballons, M&M classification, Big Ben, Scratch and Sniff, Jumbles-up Jell-O and Popcorn to use and understand the senses.
  • 19 activities
  • 206 pages
  • Grades 1-4

Table Of Contents

  • Program Staff
  • Acknowledgments
  • Foreword
  • Introduction
  • What Is Teaching Science with TOYS?
  • What Are TOYS Teacher Resource Modules?
  • How Is This Resource Module Organized?
  • Employing Appropriate Safety Procedures
  • Pedagogical Strategies
  • Using National Standards for Science Education
  • Science as Inquiry
  • Physical Science
  • Relating the Activities in This Book to the National Standards
  • Effectively Incorporating the Activities in the Classroom
  • Webbing and Charting
  • Selecting the Activities
  • Challenging Your Students
  • Cooperative Learning
  • Kinesthetic Demonstrations and Simulations
  • Class Projects
  • Unit-Level Cross-Curricular Strategies
  • Science, Technology, and Society Links
  • Supplemental Activities
  • The Science Process Skills
  • Science Process Skills Matrix by Activity
  • Assessment
  • References
  • Outside the Classroom
  • Further Readings
  • Teacher Content Review
  • Particles and the Senses
  • The Particle Nature of Matter
  • Atoms, Molecules, and Ions
  • The Sense of Touch
  • The Sense of Sight
  • The Sense of Hearing
  • The Sense of Smell
  • The Sense of Taste
  • Annotated List of Activities
  • Touch Activities
  • Feely Balloons
  • Corn Starch Putty
  • Gluep
  • Are All Mittens the Same?
  • Sight Activities
  • M&M Classification
  • Fixed and Unfixed Shapes
  • Balloon in a Bottle
  • Tissue in a Cup
  • Hearing Activities
  • Big Ben
  • Paper Cup Telephone
  • Smell Activities
  • Identifying Substances by Smell
  • Smelly Balloons
  • The Scratch-and-Sniff Challenge
  • Taste Activities
  • Jumbled-Up Jello
  • Using Taste to Solve a Mystery
  • Food that Pops
  • Combining Your Senses Activities
  • I Can Sense You Like Popcorn
  • A Jar Full of Mystery
  • Mystery Boxes
  • National Science Education Standards Matrix
  • Activities Indexed by Science Topics

Additional Information

SKU

RBK6500

Weight

1.4 lb

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