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BIG Question! - Can You Make Lava? πŸ€”

Hello Kestrels! Today's BIG Science question is... Can You Make Lava? πŸ€” 1. Follow the link I have attached and watch the video. Make sure to stop and think about the questions when asked. 2. πŸ—£ Talk to your family member about what you learned about lava. Where does it come from? What happens as the lava cools? Can you make lava? How? Why would we want to make lava? 3. πŸ“„ Fold a piece of paper in half, or draw a line down the middle. 4. ✏️ On one side, write down everything you learned about lava, including the questions above. On the other side, draw a diagram of a volcano πŸŒ‹ with lava in its different forms (molten and rock). 5. Tap the add button. 6. Tap the camera button to take a picture of your notes and diagram. 7. Tap the voice recorder to record yourself explaining your thoughts and talk me through your diagram. What do you think of lava now after the video? Would you want to see lava? Why or why not? 8. Tap the tick to save! Enjoy!

3rd Grade, 5th Grade, 4th Grade, Science, Home Learning
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Students can enjoy powerful science activities while learning from home. Mystery Science mini-lessons are a way for students to explore science topics individually or with their families. Learning from home is a great time to encourage curiosity and build scientific thinking skills. You can find more lessons here: https://mysteryscience.com/school-closure-planning. NGSS 4-ESS1-1 Identify the evidence that supports particular points in an explanation