Schoolio Science: Strong and Stable Structures (38 Pages)
This unit is designed to be suitable for any learner currently at a grade 2, grade 3, or grade 4 working level.
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This Science unit focuses on types of structures, the forces that act on them, and what makes them stable. Your learner will engage in tactile and concrete learning activities, including experiments, building projects, and an oral presentation. The curriculum strengthens students’ engineering-design thinking, and encourages them to reflect upon their designs to make recommendations for the future. Learners are engaged with full color pages and interesting and varied activities, improving their scientific understanding of the world around them, and developing fine motor skills.
Our curriculum caters to homeschoolers, classroom teachers, virtual learning support, and tutoring support.
In this 38-page unit, your child will study the following topics:
- What is a Structure
- Natural and Built Structures
- Properties of Materials
- Stable Structures
- Egg Experiment
- Forces on Structures
- Struts and Ties
- Structures Through History
- Society and the Environment
As is the case with all of our units, this unit includes daily lessons, each with exercises or activities to solidify comprehension, plus answer keys.