The Early Years: Food for Thought

by: Peggy Ashbrook

This column discusses resources and science topics related to students in grades preK to 2. In this month’s issue students focus on possible evidence of animals using plants for food or shelter.


Elementary School

Grade Levels

Early Childhood Elementary


Animals Cycles Disciplinary Core Ideas Ecosystems ENCdl Environmental Science Food web Inquiry Life Science Life Science Teaching Strategies


Type Journal ArticlePub Date 9/1/2013Stock # sc13_051_01_30Volume 051Issue 01

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