Welcome to Laura Candler's Science File Cabinet. Here you'll find dozens of free printables and helpful website links for the upper elementary or middle school science classroom. The resources and links on this page are organized into the following categories. Click each heading to jump directly to a topic.
|Gifts for Santa's Scientists
Gifts for Santa's Scientists is a multi-day cooperative learning lesson in which students research 12 different types of scientists to learn their areas of study. Then students try to match each scientist with an appropriate gift. Answer key included.
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Matching Topo Maps to Models
In this picture, my students were looking at each other's topo maps and trying to match them to the models they had made from clay. Follow the directions for How to Make a Topo Map on the NASA website, and then refer to my Topo Map lesson suggestions for information about the activity you see here.
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