About This Chapter
Islands for Elementary School - Chapter Summary
This chapter offers short and engaging earth science lessons about islands. Elementary school students will love our instructors' fun teaching styles, and the lessons can help your students learn/review information about specific islands, such as Robben Island and the Galapagos Islands. You can use the included lesson quizzes to evaluate your students' island knowledge. The chapter is also accessible on any Internet-connected device.
- Robben Island
- The Galapagos Islands
Who It's For
Kids who need extra help learning about islands will benefit from the lessons in this chapter. There's no faster or easier way to learn about islands.
- Students who have fallen behind in understanding island facts
- Students who have learning disabilities or need a little extra help learning about islands
- Students who prefer multiple ways of learning about earth science (visual or auditory)
- Students who have missed class and need to catch up
- Students who need an efficient and convenient way to learn about islands
- Students who struggle to understand their earth science teachers
- Students who attend schools without extra earth science resources
How It Works
- Find lessons in the chapter that cover the island-related topics your student needs to learn or review.
- Press play to watch the video lesson with your student or read through the text lesson.
- Refer to the video transcripts and highlighted vocab words to reinforce learning about islands.
- Test your student's understanding of each lesson with short quizzes.
- Verify your student understands island concepts by administering the Islands for Elementary School chapter exam.
1. Robben Island Facts: Lesson for Kids
How would you feel if someone put you in prison on an island because they didn't like your opinions or your skin color? In this lesson, find out how Robben Island was used in the past and what it stands for today.
2. Galapagos Islands Facts: Lesson for Kids
In this lesson, you'll find out what happened when a ship was pulled off course and discovered a group of islands. Read on to find out how the Galapagos Islands were discovered and why they're so interesting.
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- Bodies of Water for Elementary School
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- Landmarks for Elementary School
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