Smart Start: Stem, Kindergarten Workbook (Paperback)

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Engage your Grade K child in fun hands-on projects that develop problem-solving and critical thinking skills.

Topics within each STEM challenge target earth, life, and physical science.

Each unit covers a specific scientific concept and includes:

  • Science Story: Introduces each science concept
  • Practice Activities: Support children's understanding
  • STEM Story: Fictional story with a problem to solve
  • STEM Challenge: Hands-on activity to solve a problem
  • STEM Journal: Provides a planning outline to help complete the challenge activity
Kindergarten STEM skills include:

  • Comparisons
  • Letter formation
  • Fine motor skills
  • Cause and effect
  • Visual discrimination
  • Sequencing
  • Inference

Kindergarten activities incorporate these scientific concepts:

Physical science

  • Shapes, Sizes, and More
  • Solids and Liquids
  • Does the Magnet Stick?
  • Wheels Do the Work
Life science

  • What Plants Need
  • What Animals Need
  • Plant Parts
  • Living Things
  • People Grow and Change
Earth science

  • Bodies of Water
  • Seasons
  • Rocks

The STEM challenges and activities encourage your child to think creatively and explore different ideas to solve problems. Parents act as facilitators, guiding their children through the problem-solving process.

Each unit includes stories and practice pages that help children understand science concepts and provide a foundation for completing each STEM challenge. A STEM journal activity helps guide children through the engineering design process: plan, create, test, and record.

Includes answer key.

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Product Details
ISBN: 9781629385402
ISBN-10: 1629385409
Publisher: Evan-Moor Educational Publishers
Publication Date: January 1st, 2018
Pages: 128
Language: English