How to set up the science center (with freebies) in your early childhood classroom. One of the BEST articles I've read on science centers both general and specific. Also provides fiction and nonfiction texts to pair with the centers.
Teach with Trash: Tissue Box Science It would be a good idea to use these as mystery boxes. Place six items in boxes and have them guess what the objects are or what they may all have in common. Could be used to introduce a new unit or book.
One idea on how to set up sci center…set list of themes to cover throughout the year. Change out sci center each month based on theme Setting up a science center…pick themes to cover throughout the year.
Great way to introduce the scientific processes but in language that a kindergartner can understand. Picture representations also add a element that is essential for kindergarten understanding Chalk Talk: What Can a Scientist Do?