Survival on Mt. Chocorua
Grades 4 through 6
Science, Language Arts
Lesson Plan Summary
Starting with the White Mountain National Forest quarter, students will identify key features of an ecosystem. Students will demonstrate the use of problem-solving skills.
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National Standards associated with this lesson plan
Science in Personal and Social Perspectives
- Populations, resources and environments
- Natural hazards
- Risks and benefits
Common Core Standards
- CCSS.ELA-Literacy.SL. 4.1- 6.1 Engage effectively in a range of collaborative discussions (one-on-one, in groups, and teacher-led) with diverse partners on grade level topics, texts, and issues, building on others' ideas and expressing their own clearly.
- CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.5.7 Conduct short research projects that use several sources to build knowledge through investigation of different aspects of a topic.
National Forest Quarter