Saturday, 1 September 2012

Science Lessons - Grade 1


Science – Grade 1

Since we are not following a particular text book for Science, these are the Topics we intend covering for this School year Inshaa Allaah based on the Cambridge Primary Curriculum

Topic -1
Scientific Inquiry
Resources – First Encyclopedia of Science
Junior Science 1 – Introduction – What is Science
Cambridge Stage 1 http://www.nclack.k12.or.us/cms/lib6/OR01000992/Centricity/Domain/98/si%20poster%20abbreviated%20K-1.pdf
http://www.nclack.k12.or.us/cms/lib6/OR01000992/Centricity/Domain/98/si%20work%20sample%20template%20K-1.pdf
Experiment – Science in the Kitchen – How Dishwashing liquids helps to make things clean.



Topic - 2
Plants  
Resources - First Encyclopedia of Science – Page 20
Quick Links Activities
Cambridge Stage 1
Nature Set – Science on a Garden Adventure
Just Look Microscope
http://www.teachervision.fen.com/tv/printables/scottforesman/sci_1_ARS_A1_exp2.pdf
http://www.teachervision.fen.com/tv/printables/scottforesman/sci_1_ARS_A1_exp1.pdf
http://www.teachervision.fen.com/tv/printables/scottforesman/sci_1_ARS_A1_inv1.pdf
http://www.gscdn.org/library/cms/27/13927.pdf



Topic - 3
Humans and Animals
Resources - First Encyclopedia of Science – Pages 22/24
First Encyclopedia of Animals
Quick Links Activities
Junior Science 1 – Chapter 1
Cambridge Stage 1
Use Venn Diagram to note Differences and similarities between Humans and Animals
Healthy Diet – Junior Science Book 1 – Chapter 1
http://www.gscdn.org/library/cms/81/14481.pdf
http://www.gscdn.org/library/cms/68/14168.pdf
Humans and Animals Reproduce and the babies grow and become adults



Topic -  4
Humans and Animals – Your Body / Senses
Resources - First Encyclopedia of Science – Pages
First Encyclopedia of the Human Body
Quick Links Activities
Junior Science 1 – Chapter 1
Cambridge Stage 1
My 5 Senses – Book
http://www.gscdn.org/library/cms/11/14011.pdf



Topic -  5
Material Properties
http://www.gscdn.org/library/cms/29/14029.pdf
http://www.gscdn.org/library/cms/47/14047.pdf
http://www.gscdn.org/library/cms/31/14131.pdf
http://www.gscdn.org/library/cms/24/14324.pdf
http://www.gscdn.org/library/cms/25/14625.pdf


Rocks
Resources - Cambridge Stage 1
First Encyclopedia of Science – Pages 36
Junior Science 1 – Chapter 3
Let’s go Rock Collection – Reading Book
Rocks Activity Set
Rocks on Card
Jelly Stones – Hands on
http://www.gscdn.org/library/cms/41/14041.pdf
http://www.gscdn.org/library/cms/95/14595.pdf
http://www.gscdn.org/library/cms/86/14586.pdf



Topic - 6
Material Changes – Solid, Liquid, Gas
http://www.gscdn.org/library/cms/21/14321.pdf
http://www.gscdn.org/library/cms/68/14568.pdf
http://www.gscdn.org/library/cms/54/13954.pdf
Resources - Cambridge Stage 1
First Encyclopedia of Science – Pages 34
Junior Science 1 – Chapter 3
Quick Links Activities
What is the World Made of
My First Chemistry Kit



Topic - 7
Forces and Motion / Gravity / Friction
http://www.gscdn.org/library/cms/69/14369.pdf
Resources - Cambridge Stage 1 and 2
First Encyclopedia of Science – Pages 40
Quick Links



Topic -  8
Sound
http://www.gscdn.org/library/cms/84/13984.pdf
http://www.gscdn.org/library/cms/71/14071.pdf
http://www.gscdn.org/library/cms/58/14158.pdf
Resources - Cambridge Stage 1
First Encyclopedia of Science – Pages 54
Quick Links



Topic -  9
Weather / Change of Environment/ Pollution
Resources - Cambridge Stage 1
First Encyclopedia of Science – Pages 12 -14
Quick Links
Where does the Garbage Go



Topic -  10
Light / Colour/ Shadows
Resources - Cambridge Stage 1 and 2
First Encyclopedia of Science – Pages 52
Quick Links
Junior Science 1 – Chapter 5




Topic -  11
Earth and Beyond – Day and Night / Change of Shadows / 
http://www.gscdn.org/library/cms/52/14152.pdf
Resources - Cambridge Stage 1 and 2
First Encyclopedia of Science – Pages 8,
First Encyclopedia of Our World
First Encyclopedia of Space
Quick Links
What Makes Day and Night
Floating in the Space




Topic -  12
Electricity
Resources - Cambridge Stage 1 and 2
First Encyclopedia of Science – Pages 56
Quick Links
Electricity Experiment Kit



1 comment:

RajatH said...

Hi

We would like to introduce you to PlayScience I (https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/playscience-i/id653445225?ls=1&mt=8). It is an iPad app for Grade 1 students, and covers the entire syllabus for Grade 1 Science. It also includes several modules and exercises that make learning fun and motivating for children.

Do let us know if you have any questions, and we will be happy to answer them.

Regards,
PlayApps Team

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