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  • Science Quest- 1

     Grade 1

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    Program Description

    2 hour program
    1 class (32 students)

    Headquarters is where detectives get their mission orders for the day. Young sleuths begin investigations in a rotating chain of three stations where LIVE animals, LIVING plants and cyber help are accessible as evidences are collected on note pads. Register your budding scientists for detective venturing’s! 


    Pre-Visit Materials
    Lesson Plan
    Post Visit Materials

    Next Generation Science Standards

    Performance Expectation 

    1-LS-3 Make observations to construct an evidence based account that young plants and animals are like, but not exactly like, their parents.

    Science and Engineering Practices

    Constructing Explanations and Designing Solutions

    Disciplinary Core Ideas

    LS3.A Inheritance of Traits
    LS3B. Variation of Traits

     Cross Cutting Concepts


     Maryland College and Career-Ready Standards (MD-CCRS)
    1.RI.1 Ask and answer questions about key details in a text.
    W.1.8 With guidance and support from adults, recall information from experiences or gather information from provided sources to answer a question.
    MP.2 Reason abstractly and quantitatively
    MP.5 Use appropriate tools strategically.

    Computer Science
    CSTA K-12 Computer Science Standards, Revised 2017
    1A-1C-16 Work respectfully and responsibly with others