Whether you are practicing identifying the features of insects, learning from nonfiction books or social issues that impact children, the books in this Blue Box will provide many opportunities for learning. In addition, you’ll find dozens of high quality preserved insect specimens enclosed in sturdy, clear resin for students to study. The contents can be easily adapted for small group center activities as well as research teams who need factual resources while they investigate insects. If you are practicing literature standards while infusing those lessons with science to capture more students’ attention, THIS is the Blue Box you need! If it’s science habitats, classifications or animal characteristics you need to focus on, this box offers handy tools your students will be curious about.
The Molecular Mechanism of Diabetes
Want to learn more about Diabetes mellitus? The activities in this box use the practice of modeling to explore how diabetes results from impaired insulin and insulin-related proteins in the body and how insulin is manufactured and engineered for medical purposes.View Details Availability
Are you looking for engaging activities that gets your students hands and minds on the practice of measurement, critical thinking and creating charts with meaningful data? This Blue Box provides your students with skull and bone replicas of primate species that will inspire wonder and discussion in your classroom as students compare, contemplate size differences and begin to research where these primates live, how they move and what we can learn from them.
Building Blocks of Code
This Blue Box engages students in hands-on computational thinking, spatial awareness, and coding using Fisher Price© Code-a-Pillars™. Included in this Blue Box are lessons that integrate academic content areas, such as language arts, science, and computer science.View Details Availability
Inspired by Insects
Get ready to take a deep dive into a topic that supports standards from across the curriculum with this Blue Box! The contents of this box invites you and your students to explore insects in numerous ways. Dozens of preserved specimens are inside this Blue Box, which allows students to discover the world of insects and their relatives. They can also conduct nonfiction research as well as discovering the life cycles of particular insects by using the nonfiction texts included in this educational kit. The stories will engage learners of multiple grades and encourage the crafting of students’ own insects from educational resources that can bring out the creativity in each child.View Details Availability