Reflection: Joy Journey Inside the Earth - Section 2: Explore


Listen in as this student talks about making models in science. making model


This was a very fun lesson. The following day we spent some time making flags for each of the layers as a way to review the new vocabulary terms. Students then put the little paper flags on toothpicks and stuck them in the correct layer.  

To extend this lesson next year, I will spend some more time on each layer and then invite our buddy class in for a show and share our knowledge day. 

  Joy: Why model?
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Journey Inside the Earth

Unit 4: Earth Changes
Lesson 12 of 18

Objective: SWBAT create a model showing the layers of the earth.

Big Idea: In this lesson, students work with clay to make a three dimensional model of the layers of the earth.

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Science, earth's core, earthquake, models, layers of the earth
  37 minutes
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