A House for Me: Materials and Design for Different Climates
Recommended Grade: 3rd (Math and Science)
Students brainstorm and discuss the different types of materials used to build houses in various climates. They build small models of houses and test them in different climates.
All kits are available in the science supply room located in the library. Check with Michelle Zamora for availability. Kits may be adapted to meet your grade level standards. Click on titles for direct links to lesson plans. Please see Ms. Cox or Ms. Threadgould for assistance or PBL extension suggestions. All kits are based on Next Generation Science Standards and CCSS.