Schoolio Science: Structures and Mechanisms (37 Pages)
This unit is designed to be suitable for any learner currently at a grade 1, grade 2, or grade 3 working level.
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This Science unit focuses on different kinds of structures and mechanisms, including those found in everyday life, and around the world. Your learner will engage in tactile and concrete learning activities, often including building activities, outdoor explorations, and media add-ons. This curriculum builds design skills through trial and error, and supports the development of reflection and investigation abilities. 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 37-page unit, your child will study the following topics:
- Material Properties and Characteristics
- Where Materials Come From
- Our Course of Action
- Structures and Objects
- Natural vs Human Made
- Building a Simple Structure
- Investigating Structures Around the World
- Devices and Fasteners
- Building Strong Structures
- Building Your Own Structure
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.