1st Grade Science Lesson Plans
A collection first grade science lesson plans from the Discovery Science Center.
Magnet Lesson Plan Magnet Worksheet
A simple lesson plan about magnets along with a worksheet.
Popcorn Air-Matter Lesson Plan
Teach your students about gas, one of the properties of matter, with this fun popcorn activity. Students blow air through a straw to see how far a piece of popcorn could go. This activity is great for 2nd and 3rd graders.
5th Atomic Candy Lab
An activity to help students learn about atoms with candy!
Have your students create a circuit and answer these questions to guide them.
Sometimes students just need to draw a picture to understand. Have them draw a picture of what they think gravity looks like to them.
A colorful Powerpoint presentation about the basics of matter.
Students plunge a cup with a wad of paper at the bottom of it to prove that air takes up space. When they quickly pull the cup out, the paper is still dry!
Powerpoint about the different waves.