1 Grade 3 Science Life Unit (3.L.2) Decision 1: What will students learn in this unit? Standards Addressed: Science 3.L.2 Understand how plants survive in their environments. Ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a text, referring explicitly to the RI.3.1 text as the basis for the answers. Reading Determine the meaning of general academic and domain-specific words and phrases in a Informational RI.3.4 text relevant to a grade 3 topic of subject area. Text Use text features and search tools (e.g., key words, sidebars, hyperlinks) to locate RI.3.5 information relevant to a given topic efficiently. W.3.1 Write opinion pieces on topics or texts, supporting a point of view with reasons. W.3.2 Write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas and information clearly. With guidance and support from adults, produce writing in which the development and W.3.4 organization are appropriate to task and purpose. (Grade-specific expectations for writing types are defined in standards 1-3 above.) Writing With guidance and support from peers and adults, develop and strengthen writing as needed W.3.5 by planning, revising, and editing. W.3.7 Conduct short research projects that build knowledge about a topic. Write routinely over extended time frames (time for research, reflection, and revision) and W.3.10 shorter time frames (a single sitting or a day or two) for a range of discipline-specific tasks, purposes, and audiences. Technology 3.TT.1 Use technology tools and skills to reinforce classroom concepts and activities. What do I want my students to KNOW, UNDERSTAND and be able to DO at the end of this unit? Know Understand Do I can remember the function of the roots, stem, leaves, and flowers. I can compare how plants react to different amounts of light, water, and nutrients. I can give examples of the stages of a plant s life cycle. I can compare the different types of soil. I can compare how plants grow in different soil types. Understand how plants survive in their environments. I will draw a picture of a plant and name the parts. I will describe what each part does. I will observe plants growing with normal amounts of light, water, and nutrients and record my observations. I will observe plants growing with too much or too little light, water, and nutrients and record my observations. I will compare the differences in my observations. I will make a graphic organizer to illustrate and describe the stages of a plant s life. I will observe and describe the texture of different kinds of soil. I will list the things that make up soil. I will observe and record how much water different kinds of soil hold. I will observe plants growing in different soil types and record my observations. I will compare the differences in my observations. Decision 1 What will students learn in this unit?
2 Decision 2: Assessment Plan for how students will indicate learning and understanding of the concepts in the unit. How will you assess learning? Possibilities/options: Pre-assessment Short answer tests or quizzes Student logs, journals and informal writing Lab activities Formal writing assignments Informal or formal student Interviews, conferences, observations etc. Describe the performance, product, or project that will be the culminating activity for the unit. The student s assignment for the Culminating Activity includes: Unit essential question or I Can statement for the culminating activity. A thorough description of the activity including steps or task analysis in completing the culminating activity. A copy(ies) of the rubric(s) you will use to assess the culminating activity or any other aspects of the unit. Decision 2 Assessment
3 Indicators What does each number or adjective in your scale mean? Decision 2: Assessments Rubric Reminders: Scale Criteria (Proficient) 4 Resources Resources not listed. One resource listed. Two resources listed. Three or more resources listed. Written Campaign Speech: Conventions Many incomplete sentences with many mistakes in spelling, punctuation or grammar making it difficult to read. Some sentences are complete with repeated (5 6) mistakes in spelling, punctuation or grammar. Most sentences are complete with some (3 4) mistakes in spelling, punctuation, or grammar. All sentences are complete with very few (0 2) or no mistakes in spelling, punctuation, and grammar. Written Campaign Speech: Content Almost no details which make it difficult for the audience to understand the information. Clear ideas are well supported with two details/facts that inform the audience. Clear ideas are well supported with three details/facts that inform the audience. Clear ideas are well supported with more than three details/facts that inform the audience. Oral Presentation The audience did not understand the speaker and read the entire presentation. The audience could understand most of the presentation. The speaker had to rely on notes most of the time. The audience could understand the speaker. The speaker did not rely on notes. The audience could understand the speaker. The speaker did not rely on notes. The presentation included a visual presentation. Decision 2 Assessment: Rubric Reminders
4 Decision 3: Student Learning Map Key Learning Targets: 3.L.2 Understand how plants survive in their environments. Concept: 3.L.2.1 Students will know the names and functions of major plant parts (i.e., roots, leaves, stems, flowers). Concept: 3.L.2.2 Students will explain how environmental conditions can affect how a plant grows and survives. Concept: 3.L.2.3 Students will be able to describe the life cycle of a seed plant. Lesson EQ(s): I can label the parts of a plant and tell what they do. (Two lessons.) Lesson EQ(s): I can compare how plants react to different amounts of light, water, and nutrients. Lesson EQ(s): I can give examples of the stages of a plant s life cycle. Vocabulary: Seed Roots Stem Leaves Flower Seedling Vocabulary: Drought Environment Germinate Survive Vocabulary: Life cycle Seedling Mature Flowering Pollination Decision 3 Student Learning Map
5 Concept: 3.L.2.4. Students will understand how soil (i.e., sand, clay, humus) affect plant growth and survival. Concept: Concept: Lesson EQ(s): I can compare the different types of soil (i.e., sand, clay, humus). I can compare how plants grow in different soil types. Lesson EQ(s): Lesson EQ(s): Vocabulary: Soil Sand Clay Humus Texture Retention Absorb Vocabulary: Vocabulary: Decision 3 Student Learning Map
6 Decision 4: Launch Activities Hooks and Links Develops student interest and links prior knowledge. Provides the Student Learning Map and the key vocabulary to students. Guiding Questions: 1. How are you going to get students engaged? 2. How are you going to develop student interest and link their prior knowledge? 3. How are you going to start the Student Learning Map of the unit with students? 4. How are you going to preview key vocabulary with students? Decision 4 Launch Activities
7 Decision 5: Acquisition Lesson One Language Objective(s), where appropriate: I will draw a picture of a plant and name the parts. I will describe what each part does through words, motions, and songs. ELD Level 2-5. Lesson Essential Question(s) or I Can Statement(s): 3.L.2.1. I can label the parts of a plant and tell what they do. Activating Strategies: (Learners Mentally Active) What do you know? SW ( students will ) be given a blank graphic organizer of a plant (this is a pre-assessment). SW will be given three minutes to label the parts. When time is up, SW compare their labeled plant with their neighbors. Acceleration/Previewing: (key vocabulary) Seed Stem Flower Roots Leaves Seedling Teaching Strategies: (Explain and Model Collaborative Pairs; Distributed Guided Practice; Distributed Summarizing; Graphic Organizers) TW ( teacher will ) show completed and accurately labeled plant. TW make up hand motions to go with each plant part. TW teach these hand motions to the class. SW pair up and teach each other the plant parts using the decided upon hand motions. TW introduce what each part of the plant is responsible for: Roots: absorb nutrients Stems: provide support Leaves: synthesize food Flowers: attract pollinators and produce seeds for reproduction TW read book: From Seed to Plant by Gail Gibbons. Distributed Guided Practice/Summarizing Prompts: (prompts designed to Initiate Periodic Practice or Summarizing) Summarizing Strategies: Learners Summarize and Answer Essential Questions Sing: Plant Parts (sung to the tune of Wheels on the Bus). Lesson Resources From Seed to Plant by Gail Gibbons Plant Song (sung to Wheels on the Bus)
9 [INSERT PLANTS PARTS page with answers here.]
10 Teaching with Songs ( Plant Parts (to the tune of The Wheels on the Bus ) The roots on a plant are underground, Underground, underground. The roots on a plant are underground. Roots are part of a plant. The stem on a plant holds up the leaves, Up the leaves, up the leaves. The stem on a plant holds up the leaves. Stems are part of a plant. The leaves on a plant are making food, Making food, making food. The leaves on a plant are making food. Leaves are part of a plant. The flowers on a plant are growing seeds, Growing seeds, growing seeds. The flowers on a plant are growing seeds. Flowers are part of a plant. Source unknown. Posted by Megan Gregory, 5:11 am, Wednesday, May 20, 2009
11 Decision 5: Acquisition Lesson Two Language Objective(s), where appropriate: I will create and use a tree map to take notes. I will use my tree map to write a paragraph to describe the parts of a plant and their functions. (ELD Level 4-5.) Lesson Essential Question(s) or I Can Statement(s): 3.L.2.1 I can label the parts of a plant and tell what they do. Activating Strategies: (Learners Mentally Active) Mix/Freeze group: TW hand out cards, some are vocabulary words and others are definitions. SW find their match. TW post a blank graphic of a plant. Student pairs will place their word and definition on the graphic while telling the class how they know they are right. Acceleration/Previewing: (key vocabulary) Vocabulary: Seed Stem Flower Function Tree Map Roots Leaves Seedling Paragraph Teaching Strategies: (Explain and Model Collaborative Pairs; Distributed Guided Practice; Distributed Summarizing; Graphic Organizers) TW show: How parts of a plant reproduce from Discovery Streaming. Optional: TW introduce: Journey North: The Tulip Project John Murphy is a great resource for this. He is from the Bullington Center. Together class will create a tree map (see attached). Each student will write on his/her own tree map. Distributed Guided Practice/Summarizing Prompts: (prompts designed to Initiate Periodic Practice or Summarizing) Summarizing Strategies: Learners Summarize and Answer Essential Questions SW do parts of plant written response using the rubric and their tree map. Lesson Resources Journey North: Blank Tree Map Rubric for Parts of a Plant written response. (Can use with Tops and Bottoms from Scott Foresman.)
12 Flower Leaves Stem Attracts pollinators. Carries water from the roots to other parts of the plant. Roots Takes in air and light for a plant to make food. Holds a plant in the ground. Forms seeds and fruit. Takes in water and minerals.
14 Name Rubric for Parts of a Plant Writing Assignment Content: Names: 1. Flower 2. Attracts pollinators 3. Forms seeds and fruit Names: 4. Leaves 5. Takes in air and light Names: 6. Stem 7. Carries water Names: 8. Roots 9. Holds plant in place 10. Takes in water and minerals Excellent understanding: Mentions that leaves use air and light to make food Mentions that the stem supports the plant Mentions the fruit as part of the plant Parts of the seed goes with the multiple choice part of the test and seed sorting assessment for a total of 18 items. Writing Rubric for Informational Writing Parts of a Plant. Indents paragraph Begins sentences with capitals Uses ending punctuation Topic sentence Writes sentences to give detail No sentence fragments or run-on sentences Spell word wall words correctly Ending sentence Writes neatly and spaces words 5 pts. 15 pts. 15 pts. 10 pts. 15 pts. 15 pts. 10 pts. 10 pts. 5 pts.
15 Decision 5: Acquisition Lesson Three Language Objective(s), where appropriate: I will follow the scientific process. I will write in my science journal. ELD Level 2-3 Lesson Essential Question(s) or I Can Statement(s): 3.L.2.2 I can compare how plants react to different amounts of light, water, and nutrients. Activating Strategies: (Learners Mentally Active) TW ask questions and listen to student predictions: What do you think would happen if we planted these seeds and then put it in the closet? What do you think would happen if we planted these seeds and then put it in the window? What do you think would happen if we planted these seeds and then didn t water them? Acceleration/Previewing: (key vocabulary) drought environment scientific process germinate survive Teaching Strategies: (Explain and Model Collaborative Pairs; Distributed Guided Practice; Distributed Summarizing; Graphic Organizers) TW say, We need to figure out what all plants need to grow. TW introduce the experiment that will use the scientific process to discover what conditions plants need in order to grow. TW introduce the scientific process with this song (tune of 10 Little Indians): Title, question, scientific process Hypothesis, materials, scientific process Procedures, results, scientific process Conclusion that is all! Teacher and students will follow the scientific process together. Materials needed: Four cups labeled A, B, C, and D. Soil for each cup. Rye seeds Water Cups A and B will be placed in the window and watered daily. Cups C and D will be placed in the closet with no light, but watered daily.
16 Cups E and F will be placed in the window with no water. SW observe cups daily and record observations on graphic organizer for two weeks. ***After two weeks, T and SW need to meet together for a mini-lesson to discuss their results and their conclusions. SW need to write a response paragraph drawing a conclusion that shows how the conditions affected plant growth.*** Distributed Guided Practice/Summarizing Prompts: (prompts designed to Initiate Periodic Practice or Summarizing) Summarizing Strategies: Learners Summarize and Answer Essential Questions SW make and record predictions about the experiment in their science journals. Lesson Resources Scientific Process Song Graphic Organizer used for journal
17 Plant Experiment Day 1 Date Water and Light Specimen A and B No Light Specimen C and D No Water Specimen E and F Day 3 Day 5 Day Day Day
18 Decision 5: Acquisition Lesson Four Language Objective(s), where appropriate: I will work with a partner to make a poster that shows the life cycle of a bean plant. I will describe each part of the bean plant. ELD 4-5 Lesson Essential Question(s) or I Can Statement(s): 3.L.2.3 I can give examples of the stages of a plant s life cycle. Activating Strategies: (Learners Mentally Active) Turn and Talk: What is a life cycle? What has a life cycle? Acceleration/Previewing: (key vocabulary) life cycle mature pollination seedling flowering Teaching Strategies: (Explain and Model Collaborative Pairs; Distributed Guided Practice; Distributed Summarizing; Graphic Organizers) ***This lesson needs at least two or more class sessions to complete.*** Show How Plants Grow video from Discovery Streaming (about 20 minutes long). TW give students a list of look fors during the video. Read and answer questions from worksheet: Plant Life Cycles. Put students into groups. Each student will represent one part of the life cycle. Students will then act out the life cycle of a bean. Distributed Guided Practice/Summarizing Prompts: (prompts designed to Initiate Periodic Practice or Summarizing) Summarizing Strategies: Learners Summarize and Answer Essential Questions As an assessment... student pairs will work together to create a poster that shows the life cycle of a bean plant. SW cut apart pictures and arrange them in a circle on large paper. Next to each picture, they will describe what each picture represents. Posters can be colored and decorated. Lesson Resources How Plants Grow video from Discovery Streaming. Plant Life Cycles worksheet one copy per student. Bean life cycle pictures one copy per pair. Large paper, glue sticks, crayons. During computer lab time, students can explore the Great Plant Escape.
19 [INSERT BEAN LIFE CYCLE HERE.]
20 [INSERT PLANT LIFE CYCLE WORKSHEET HERE.]
21 [INSERT PLANT LIFE CYCLE WITH ANSWERS HERE.]
22 Decision 5: Acquisition Lesson Five Language Objective(s), where appropriate: I will observe soil samples and record my observations. ELD 2-4 Lesson Essential Question(s) or I Can Statement(s): 3.L.2.4 I can compare the different types of soil (sand, clay, humus). Activating Strategies: (Learners Mentally Active) Watch Getting to Know Soil on Discovery Streaming (23 minutes long). Teacher may just want to show certain segments. Acceleration/Previewing: (key vocabulary) Soil Sand Clay Absorb Humus Texture Retention Teaching Strategies: (Explain and Model Collaborative Pairs; Distributed Guided Practice; Distributed Summarizing; Graphic Organizers) Before you teach this lesson, you need to ask each student to bring in a soil sample from home. You will need it for this lesson. Before you teach this lesson the teacher needs to get a soil sample from the playground (do this at recess the day before.) This lesson will need more than one session. SW work in teams to observe soil samples. SW fill out Looking at Soil chart as they work together in table groups. (Each SW be responsible for their own writing.) OPTIONAL: Arrange for Laurie Brokaw (Henderson County Soil and Water Education Coordinator) to come to your class or grade level to do her AMAZING lesson on the soil types. If you don t have Laurie come to your class, then you will need to find examples of humus, sand, and clay for your class to observe. You can then do the components of soil worksheet. Distributed Guided Practice/Summarizing Prompts: (prompts designed to Initiate Periodic Practice or Summarizing) Summarizing Strategies: Learners Summarize and Answer Essential Questions Power Point: Soil, SOL 3.7: Suffolk Public Schools Google above. SW take notes as they watch the power point on Soil: A natural Resource worksheet/chart. Lesson Resources Student soil samples Potting soil
23 Playground soil Hand lens for each child or pair. Comic strip paper or anything with print on it. Looking at Soil Worksheet one copy for each student. Laurie Brokaw (Henderson County Soil and Water Education Coordinator) Components of soil worksheet if you don t have Laurie come to your class. Soil: A Natural Resource worksheet/chart (goes with summarizer).
24 Third Grade Science 3.L.2.4 Plant Adaptations Basic Properties and Components of Soil Name Looking at Soil You are going to be given a hand lens. Use the comic strip paper to help you learn the proper way to use your lens with your teacher s directions. Now, using your hand lens to help you, you will be making OBSERVATIONS of a sample of soil. Write down what you observe using 3 of your senses. What do you see? Color Size of particles Other matter Potting Soil Student Soil Playground Soil What does the soil feel like? Soft Gritty Smooth Rough Mushy Dry Wet What does the soil smell like? Rotten Sweet Dirty On the back of this paper, write a sentence telling what you observed about each type of soil.
25 Potting Soil: Student Soil: Playground Soil:
26 Third Grade Science 3.L.2.4 Components of Soil Name: Using the soil samples you have been given, write your observations: Leaf 1. Using your hand lens, what do you observe about the leaf? 2. What do you think happens to all the leaves that die and fall off of the trees? 3. What do you think a dead leaf has to do with the components of soil? Humus 4. How does the humus feel? 5. Does anything in the humus look like anything you have seen before? 6. What do you think humus might have once been? 7. Could rotting leaves be a part of the humus? Sand 8. How does the sand feel? 9. Observe the sand with your HAND LENS. What do you see?
27 Clay 10. How does the clay feel? 11. Using your HAND LENS, what do you observe about the clay? 12. What did you observe in the humus and the piece of leaf that you did not observe in the clay or sand? 13. Where do you think humus comes from? 14. Where do you think sand and clay come from? MIX ALL OF THE COMPONENTS TOGETHER. 15. What does your mixture look and feel like? 16. So what are the basic components of soil? 17. How do you think soil is formed?
28 Soil: A Natural Resource (use with Soil Resource Powerpoint) Name: Why is Soil important? How is Soil created? What are Nutrients? What makes up Soil? 3 Layers of Soil: What is Topsoil? What is Humus? What is Clay? What is Sand? What is Silt? How can Soil be conserved? Review:
29 Decision 5: Acquisition Lesson Six Language Objective(s), where appropriate: Lesson Essential Question(s) or I Can Statement(s): 3.L.2.4 I can compare how plants grow in different soil types. Activating Strategies: (Learners Mentally Active) Make a Wordle word splash (go to SW tell you all they know about soil. Predict which soil you think will be best to support plant growth. Acceleration/Previewing: (key vocabulary) Teaching Strategies: (Explain and Model Collaborative Pairs; Distributed Guided Practice; Distributed Summarizing; Graphic Organizers) Experiment: As a class, prepare three containers: One container of humus. One container of sand. One container of clay. Plant the rye seeds and water. Class will observe together. TW assign teams of students to be responsible for reporting observations back to the class. These teams will work together to record results on class chart. (Observe for two weeks.) Distributed Guided Practice/Summarizing Prompts: (prompts designed to Initiate Periodic Practice or Summarizing) Summarizing Strategies: Learners Summarize and Answer Essential Questions Assessment: SW create a triple Venn diagram that shows the similarities and differences between the results of the above experiment. SW also write a paragraph explaining the results of the experiment. Lesson Resources Three containers Sand, humus, and clay enough for each container Rye grass seeds TW need to make a large class chart for recording class observations of seed growth. Triple Venn Diagram worksheet (one copy for each student)
30 [INSERT VENN DIAGRAM HERE.]
31 Decision 5: Acquisition Lesson Seven Language Objective(s), where appropriate: Lesson Essential Question(s) or I Can Statement(s): I can research, write, and explain the special parts of a plant and their functions in order for the plant to survive. (Using Big 6 Steps.) Activating Strategies: (Learners Mentally Active) Divide students into four stations by offering four choices of snacks. (i.e., fruit, chips, candy, veggies). Allow students to brainstorm ways to convince the other groups that their choice is the best. Acceleration/Previewing: (key vocabulary) Teaching Strategies: (Explain and Model Collaborative Pairs; Distributed Guided Practice; Distributed Summarizing; Graphic Organizers) Watch short segments of a few campaign speeches. Identify similarities in the speeches. Have students choose one of the five plant parts. R.A.F.T. Writing: take on the role of that plant part to write a campaign speech to convince the other plant parts why they are the most important part of the plant. Raft: plant part Audience: other plant parts Format: campaign speech Topic: Why I should be voted the most important plant part. Introduce rubric to students. Distributed Guided Practice/Summarizing Prompts: (prompts designed to Initiate Periodic Practice or Summarizing) Summarizing Strategies: Learners Summarize and Answer Essential Questions After all presentations are given, students will write one phrase on each bumper sticker which identifies the most important function of that plant part. Example: Sensational Stems We will hold you up! Lesson Resources Rubric Campaign Bumper Sticker page Visual Presentation Materials (optional) Activating Strategy Snacks (optional) Computer Access (research component) Media Center Access (research component)
32 Campaign Bumper Stickers Roots Rock Fabulous Flowers Super Seeds Sensational Stems Luscious Leaves
33 Decision 6: Extending Thinking Activities Include extending activities for several lessons in the essential units. Cause/Effect Compare/Contrast Deduction Justification Induction Analyzing Perspective Error Analysis Abstracting Evaluation Classifying Constructing Support Writing Prompt Decision 6 Extended Thinking Activities
34 Decision 7: Differentiating the Unit What accommodations will you make in order to meet the varied interests, learning styles, and ability levels of all students? choice menus compacting grouping seating visual, auditory, kinesthetic activities scaffolding real world meaning interests Decision 7 Differentiating the Unit
35 Decision 8: Unit Calendar Determine the most viable sequence for the experiences, activities, and lesson and create a timeline. Before teaching this unit, Teacher should read through all the lessons and determine the viable sequence of experiences and lessons based on available time in conjunction with school schedules. Lessons are seasonal and some may require extended time for observing plant growth and follow-up. Decision 8 Unit Calendar
36 Decision 9: Resources and Research Provide graphic organizers, links, book titles, websites, etc. that provide support for teaching this unit. Embedded in lessons. Provide ideas about how to integrate Big 6 or Super 3 research framework. Integrated in culminating writing activity. Decision 9 Resources
37 Unit Designers: Date: Elizabeth Holley Kim Corn Becky LedBetter Sara Webb Name School MAR HIL CCS FLE Unit Designers
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