First Grade Team
Sharing the Planet
IB Unit of Inquiry : Sharing the Planet

Central Idea: 

People use and share earth's limited materials.

Lines of Inquiry:    
•Properties of earth materials
•How earth materials are used and shared
•Responsible use of earth materials  
During this unit we are focusing on these:
IB Profiles Knowledgeable, Reflective
IB Attitudes: Respect, Integrity, cooperation
These are some good websites for children to explore and learn about earth materials.

Earth Materials / eduplace

Earth Material Uses

Rocks & Soil / BBC science clips

Neighborhood Rocks