Topic tote : weather & space

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Summary

  • Introduce the science of space and weather to elementary students with the developmentally-appropriate materials in this Topic Tote.

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  • Activities in box may include: Solar system in my room model, Water cycle study kit, Book Plus Science Models Water cycle, Weather clever catch, and Weather watch.
  • Solar system in my room includes: 8 motorized planets (colored plastic ; 1 to 7 cm) + 1 light-up sun (yellow plastic ; 22 cm) + 1 remote control, hardware for assembly + 1 instruction manual (1 folded sheet 22 cm). Requires 2 AAA and 3 AA batteries (not included).
  • Water cycle study kit includes: Book titled When it rains it pours (24 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm) + 10 water cycle simulators (plastic ; 10 cm diameter x 4 cm high) + 1 teacher's guide (1 folded sheet : illustrations ; 28 cm).
  • Book Plus Science Models Water cycle includes: 1 model (16 pieces : colored foam ; 32 cm) + 1 folded sheet with background information, activity card, and extension activities.
  • Weather clever catch includes: 1 inflatable ball with printed weather-related questions (rubber : color ; 24 inches when inflated) + 1 repair patch + 1 instruction sheet. Latex free.
  • Weather watch includes: 1 weather station incorporating rain gauge, total rain tracking scale, anemometer (wind speed gauge), wind vane, thermometer, and wind chill chart (plastic, glass, and metal). Includes two phillips head screws for mounting.
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