Candy Homes

Resource ID#: 156843 Type: Lesson Plan

General Information

Subject(s): Science, English Language Arts
Grade Level(s): 2
Intended Audience: Educators educators
Suggested Technology: Document Camera, Computer for Presenter, Computers for Students, Internet Connection, Overhead Projector
Resource supports reading in content area:Yes
Keywords: matter, collaborative groups, physical and chemical changes, opinion writing, candy
Instructional Component Type(s): Lesson Plan

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This task is designed to take students approximately 10-15 minutes to complete.

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Professional Development

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Teaching Idea

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