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IEL Tip Sheet

Title: Things Change
Url: https://illinoisearlylearning.org/tipsheets/things/
Languages: English
Spanish Version: Las cosas van cambiando
https://illinoisearlylearning.org/es/tipsheets/things-sp/
Polish Version: Wszystko może się zmienić
https://illinoisearlylearning.org/pl/tipsheets/things-pol/
Source of Publisher: Illinois Early Learning Project
Length of article: Short
Setting for which the article is intended: Home
Family Child Care
Child Care Center
Preschool Program
Intended Audience: Parents/Family
Teachers/Caregivers
Keywords: Science
Age Levels:
(the age of the children to whom the article applies).
Preschoolers (Age 3 Through Age 5)
Learning Areas: SCIENCE
Goals: 11. Demonstrate curiosity about the world and begin to use the practices of science and engineering to answer questions and solve problems.
12. Explore concepts and information about the physical, earth, and life sciences.
Learning Standards: 11.A. Develop beginning skills in the use of science and engineering practices, such as observing, asking questions, solving problems, and drawing conclusions.
12.A. Understand that living things grow and change.
12.F. Explore changes related to the weather and seasons.
Benchmarks: 11.A.ECa. Express wonder and curiosity about their world by asking questions, solving problems, and designing things.
11.A.ECf. Make meaning from experience and information by describing, talking, and thinking about what happened during an investigation.
12.A.ECb. Show an awareness of changes that occur in oneself and the environment.
12.F.ECa. Observe and discuss changes in weather and seasons using common vocabulary.