Burrowing into the World of Groundhogs Mini Unit
Unleash the wonders of science at home with our downloadable mini STREAM unit, designed for elementary-aged children. In this 1-2 week adventure, explore groundhog habitats, predict weather, engineer burrows, and more—seamlessly integrating science, technology, reading, engineering, arts, and math. Simple, engaging, and no specialized equipment needed!
Unleash the excitement of science in your home with our downloadable mini STREAM unit: “Burrowing into the World of Groundhogs.” Crafted for elementary-aged children, this 1-2 week adventure offers a focused exploration of groundhogs, seamlessly blending science, technology, reading, engineering, arts, and math.
What to Expect:
Groundhog Habitat Dive: Delve into the fascinating world of groundhogs—where they live, what they eat, and their unique behaviors.
Weather Predictions with Groundhogs: Connect Groundhog Day traditions to weather prediction, encouraging children to make their own daily weather forecasts.
Artful Groundhog Burrow Engineering: Blend creativity and engineering as your little ones recreate groundhog burrows using household materials.
Graphing Groundhog Weather Predictions: Transform daily weather predictions into a visual representation, enhancing math skills in a fun and interactive way.
Shadow Measurements: Explore the science of shadows, connecting it to Groundhog Day predictions for a hands-on learning experience.
Groundhog Day Writing Prompts: Stimulate creative expression with writing prompts linked to the groundhog theme.
Compact and Manageable: Designed as a mini unit, this streamlines your science curriculum for a focused 1-2 week exploration, accommodating your schedule.
Clear Instructions for Quick Implementation: Get started swiftly with concise and easy-to-follow instructions, requiring minimal preparation time.
No Specialized Equipment Required: Forget the hassle of sourcing rare materials. Our lessons utilize common household items, keeping it simple and budget-friendly.