-Complete newsletter to send home to parents. you write a letter to the parents explaining the concepts you are covering in Science. You will give some suggestions on how they can help their child increase literacy skills and science content knowledge. You should include a variety of resources the parents can use to increase their knowledge of the subject as well as their child. This should include other books, videos, online information resources, possible field trips within the city (Philadelphia PA) , online games, etc. You should provide a brief summary of what each resource is and how it connects to the unit. You should also list and define the vocabulary you are focusing on and some suggestions of how they can increase their child knowledge of the content.
-Teaching student “States Of Matter (Grade 2)
Book you can include in the letter: What is the World Made Of?” by Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld