Hurray for horsepower! Make a timeline to show how coal, oil, animals, and many other energy sources enable people and vehicles to stay on the move.
Brainstorm all the ways people have traveled throughout history. Consider modes of transportation around the world. Research when each type was popular. What fuels were used to power the vehicle? What environmental and economic effects were associated with each new invention? How have fuels, and their effects on the environment, changed?
Create stand-up timelines to show differences between modern and historic modes of transportation, such as trains, automobiles, or ships.
Fold a long piece of paper in half so the long edges meet. Bring each open edge up to meet the fold. Arrange paper with the center fold at the top. Run a line of Crayola® School Glue between the folds to keep the inside together. Air dry.
Use Crayola Washable Markers to draw two-sided modes of transportation on the stand-up part of the paper. Make sure tops of vehicles meet the fold. Cut away open areas with Crayola Scissors.
On one side of the base below each vehicle, write the name of the mode of transportation. Include details about its fuel efficiency and levels of pollution created. On the other side of the vehicle base, list dates the vehicle was in popular use and fuel
What’s inside a lizard? Or a cat, bird, or even yourself? Imagine you have X-ray eyes. Show bright bones and opaque orga
In temperate climates, winter brings rain, sleet, freezing rain, hail, and snow. How is water changed into so many diffe
Investigate the birth of human communities in locations where land and water meet.
This rainforest mural is teeming with plants and animals. Some of them jump right out on their accordion-fold springs!
Personalize the plight of an endangered animal with a powerful portrait.
What is the future for farms and the food grown on them? Construct a display that shows how a rural landscape can change
You’re off to Antarctica on an expedition to study penguins! How many different species can you identify?
Explore the rainforest! Wildlife knowledge takes center stage when students construct this animal- and plant-decorated c
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