• SCIENCE
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    The North Allegheny School District has adopted the Scott Foresman Science text to assist us in delivering a comprehensive Science curriculum. The title of the first grade text is Science: The Diamond Addition. The following is a brief overview of the unit-based study for our class this year:

    UNIT A CHAPTER 1LIVING AND NONLIVING
    • What are living things?
    • What do plants need?
    • What do animals need?
    • What are nonliving things?
    UNIT A CHAPTER 2: HABITATS
    • What is a forest habitat?
    • What is a wetland habitat?
    • What is an ocean habitat?
    • What is a desert habitat?
    UNIT A CHAPTER 3: HOW PLANTS AND ANIMALS LIVE
    • What helps animals live in their habitats?
    • How do animals get food?
    • What can help protect animals?
    • What are some parts of plants?
    • What helps protect plants?
    UNIT A CHAPTER 4: LIFE CYCLE
    • How does a frog grow?
    • How does a butterfly grow?
    • How do animals grow and change?
    • How does a daisy grow?
    • How do trees grow?
    • How do plants grow and change?
    UNIT A CHAPTER 5FOOD CHAINS
    • How do plants and animals get food?
    • How do living things get food in a rain forest?
    • How do living things get food in a marsh?
    UNIT B CHAPTER 6LIVING AND NONLIVING
    • What make up Earth?
    • What are rocks and soil?
    • What changes land?
    • How do living things use natural resources?
    • How can you reduce, reuse, and recycle?
    UNIT B CHAPTER 7WEATHER
    • how can you measure weather?
    • How do clouds form?
    • What are some kinds of we weather?
    • What are the four seasons?