Science


Science

We will cover the Alabama State Course of Study requirements for Kindergarten in Science.  They are as follows:
1.) Classify objects as solids or liquids
2.) Identify the sun as Earth's source of light and heat.
• Predicting the effect of the sun on living and nonliving things
• Identifying relationships between light and shadows
• Predicting the occurrence of shadows
3.) Relate a variety of sounds to their sources, including weather, animal, and transportation sounds.
Examples:
- weather-thunder,
- animal-dog bark,
- transportation-truck horn
4.) Identify properties of motion, including change of position and change of speed.
5.) Predict whether an object will be attracted by a magnet.
6.) Compare size, shape, structure, and basic needs of living things.
• Identifying similarities of offspring and their parents
7.) Classify objects using the five senses.
• Grouping objects according to color, shape, size, sound, taste, smell, texture, and temperature
8.) Identify features of Earth as landmasses or bodies of water.
9.) Identify seasons of the year
• Describing seasonal changes in the weather

10.) Identify objects observed in the day sky with the unaided eye, including the sun, clouds, moon, and rainbows.