identify events that have repeating patterns, including seasons of the year and day and night; and
The Four Seasons in the Northern Hemisphere
Print a visual representation of the seasons in the Northern Hemisphere to hang in your classroom.
Months of the Year Playdough Mats
A set of work mats for students to write and form the months of the year using playdough.
When Does It Happen? – Sorting Activity
A sorting activity with 16 daily events that students order into morning, afternoon, and night.
When Does It Happen? Worksheet
A cut and paste activity where students order familiar daily events.
The Daytime Sky - Worksheet
A worksheet that explores features of the daytime sky.
The Nighttime Sky - Worksheet
A worksheet that explores features of the nighttime sky.
The Seasons - Classroom Posters
A set of beautifully illustrated posters that depict the four seasons and the differences between them.
Day and Night Mini-Book
Learn about the differences between night and day with this printable mini-book designed for kindergarten and first-grade students.
The Daytime Sky
The Nighttime Sky
A 60-minute lesson in which students explore the nighttime sky.
Day and Night, Night and Day
Seasons of Change
Changes I Can See!
This Earth and Space Sciences unit explores how and why observable changes occur in the sky and landscape, and develops students' ability to describe these changes in their local environment.