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GALILEO and Common Core Standards - Science (Handout)

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GALILEO is the perfect resource for the new challenges posed by CCGPS. Includes a look at content and tools to help support educators and students. Presented at GaCOMO12 (GALILEO Mini-Conference) by …

GALILEO is the perfect resource for the new challenges posed by CCGPS. Includes a look at content and tools to help support educators and students. Presented at GaCOMO12 (GALILEO Mini-Conference) by Karen Minton.

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  • 1. GALILEO Resources Meet the Science Georgia Performance StandardsKindergarten GPS GALILEO ResourcesScientific exploration, analysis, and measurement; five senses; using Britannica Learning Zonewhole numbers, colors, shapes, and time; plants and animals; day and Britannica Elementarynight; rocks and soils; physical materials; motions; gravity EBSCO Images NoveList K-8Grade One GPS GALILEO ResourcesScientific exploration, observation, analysis, and measurement; using Britannica Elementarywhole numbers, colors, shapes, and time; weather; plants and animals; SIRS Discovererlight and sound; magnets NoveList K-8 SearchasaurusGrade Two GPS GALILEO Resources Scientific exploration, observation, analysis, measurement, and Britannica Elementarycontinuing experimentation; using whole numbers, colors, shapes, and SIRS Discoverertime; plants and animals; sun, moon, and stars; life cycles; properties of NoveList K-8matter; energy SearchasaurusGrade Three GPS GALILEO ResourcesScientific experimentation, observation, analysis, measurement, and Britannica Elementaryreporting; using graphs, diagrams, maps, etc.; experiments; rocks and SIRS Discoverersoils; fossils; Georgia habitats; pollution; heat energy; magnets Kids Search*S3CS5d Locate scientific information in reference books, back issues of New Georgia Encyclopedianewspapers and magazines, CD-ROMs, and computer databases. GeorgiaInfoGrade Four GPS GALILEO ResourcesScientific experimentation, observation, analysis, measurement, reporting Britannica Elementaryand safety; stars and planets; solar system; water cycle; ecosystems; SIRS Discoverersurvival and extinction; light and sound; force National Science Digital Library*S4CS5d Locate scientific information in reference books, back issues of Kids Searchnewspapers and magazines, CD-ROMs, and computer databases. Book Collection: NonfictionGrade Five GPS GALILEO ResourcesScientific experimentation, observation, analysis, measurement, reporting Britannica Elementaryand safety; earth science; classification; cells; microorganisms; SIRS Discovererphysical/chemical changes; electricity National Science Digital Library*S5CS5d Locate scientific information in reference books, back issues of Kids Searchnewspapers and magazines, CD-ROMs, and computer databases. Book Collection: NonfictionGrade Six GPS GALILEO ResourcesScientific experimentation, observation, analysis, measurement, reporting Compton’s Encyclopediaand safety; universe origins; solar system; water; climate; geology; SIRS Discovererconservation; energy; reading in all curriculum areas National Science Digital Library NoveList K-8Grade Seven GPS GALILEO ResourcesScientific experimentation, observation, analysis, measurement, reporting Compton’s Encyclopediaand safety; living organisms; cells; trait inheritance; ecosystems; SIRS Discovererenvironment; reading in all curriculum areas National Science Digital Library NoveList K-8Grade Eight GPS GALILEO Resources Scientific experimentation, observation, analysis, measurement, reporting Compton’s Encyclopediaand safety; matter; elements; energy; mass, force, and simple machines; SIRS Discoverer9/7/12
  • 2. sound; gravity; electricity; magnetism; reading in all curriculum areas National Science Digital Library NoveList K-8Grades 9-12 GPS GALILEO ResourcesBiology Encyclopaedia Britannica (HS)Chemistry National Science Digital LibraryEarth Systems Consumer Health CompleteEnvironmental Science Environment CompleteHuman Anatomy & Physiology NoveListPhysical Science and more…PhysicsBest choices for Science topics:Book Collection: Nonfiction – More than 4,000 nonfiction book chapters for all grade levels on topics suchas animals, plants, earth science, health, careers in science, famous people in science, and moreBritannica Elementary / Compton’s Encyclopedia (Middle School) / Encyclopaedia Britannica HighSchool – Encyclopedia articles give essential information on science topics and include images, videos, andeditorially-selected websites for further exploration. Learning materials provide activities and exercises for allages. Check Teachers’ Resources for help connecting resources to the GPS and using this resource in theclassroom.Britannica Learning Zone – This PreK-2 learning environment includes an area to learn concepts, such astime, numbers, shapes, sounds; an interactive atlas with videos from different parts of the world; and readingactivities to build vocabularyConsumer Health Complete – Consumer-oriented health information from reference books, encyclopedias,and health reports as well as videos, medical images, and diagramsEBSCO Images – Images and maps related to nature and other science topicsEncyclopedia of Animals – Easy-to-read articles about all types of animals including imagesGeorgiaInfo – An extensive Web online resource about Georgia, including physical maps and othergeographic informationKidsClick! – Hand-selected websites on all topics, including scienceNational Science Digital Library (NSDL) – Websites, activities, lesson plans, and other resources forteaching and learning all levels of scienceNew Georgia Encyclopedia – Authoritative source on history, culture, and life in Georgia, including articleson health, earth science, and other science-related topicsNoveList and NoveList K-8 – Fiction readers advisory tool to find books that teach certain scientificconcepts, books on certain geographic areas or periods of time, and lists of books that link to science units(Curricular Connections) as well as award-winners and recommended readsSIRS Discoverer – Search for magazine and newspaper articles, including items from children’s and youthmagazines, as well as images, maps, and editorially-selected websites for further exploration. The Activitiessection in SIRS Discoverer includes many science and nature projects for kids. SIRS Researcher hasresearch guides for many current scientific issues and controversial topics and contains a Natural Disasterssection with current events. Check Educators’ Resources for connecting topics to the GPS and othermaterials to assist in using these databases in the classroom.Student Research Center / Searchasaurus / Primary Search / Kids Search – Find magazines andnewspaper articles as well as images, videos, biographies, and more.• Visit GALILEO at http://www.galileo.usg.edu• Get the password from your media specialist to use GALILEO resources at home• Science Georgia Performance Standards: http://www.georgiastandards.org/science.aspx• Science and Math Educator Resources in GALILEO: http://www.galileo.usg.edu/express?path=/subjects/science-math-education/articles- databases/&view=high-school• Science Subject Areas for High School Students: http://www.galileo.usg.edu/express? path=/subjects/area-science-math/&view=high-school9/7/12
  • 3. • Science Resources for Middle School Students: http://www.galileo.usg.edu/express? path=/topics/science/&view=teen9/7/12

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