K-2 Labs Materials List: Grade 1

Created By

EL Education

Topic

  • Curriculum

Type

Language Arts Curriculum Resources

This list includes all the materials needed to effectively implement the K-2 Labs for grade 1.

Note that many of the items on this list (e.g., cardboard, feathers) may already be available in a school building, and also are easy to purchase at local crafts or hobby stores.

Grade 1, Module 1

Materials

  • Work station materials (modeling clay, common kitchen materials and safe cooking utensils, felt or magnet boards)
  • Building blocks (one set of wood or linking blocks)
  • Whiteboard (several to share)
  • Dry erase markers (one per student)
  • Dress-up Materials (assortment of regular items including fun pieces of fabric, dress shirts, ties, bags, glasses, costume jewelry, etc.,
  • plus a few specific items like lab coat and stethoscope, tool belt and hardhat, fire hat, police badges)
  • Hand or Finger Puppets (several to share)
  • Magnifying glass (one per student in the Create Lab)
  • Craft sticks (five or six per student)
  • Pipe cleaners (five or six per student)
  • Funnel (one to share)
  • Measuring Cup (one to share)
  • Stopwatch or timer (one to share)
  • Tweezers (one to share)
Grade 1, Module 2

Materials

  • Watercolor paints (one set per student)
  • Watercolor paper (blank; one piece for teacher modeling and one per student)
  • Paintbrushes (one for teacher modeling and one per student or a cup of paintbrushes per workstation)
  • Flashlights (one for teacher modeling and one per pair)
  • Metal book rings (one per student)
Grade 1, Module 3

Materials

  • Soil (approximately 5 quarts)
  • Mixing bowl (5 quarts; one to share)
  • Plastic container (5 quarts; one to share)
  • Cylinder vases or graduated cylinders (two to share)
  • Sunflower seeds in the shell (five per student)
  • Gummy worms (twenty to share)
  • Styrofoam cubes (various sizes ranging from 1” cube to 3” cubes; twenty to share)
Grade 1, Module 4

Materials

  • Googly eyes
  • Assorted feathers
  • Simulated eggs (small stones or other weights)
  • Set of bird nest materials, e.g., sticks, twigs, grass, leaves, strips of yarn and ribbon, pipe cleaners, cotton balls, small pieces of wire

Created By

EL Education

Topic

  • Curriculum

Type

Language Arts Curriculum Resources

This list includes all the materials needed to effectively implement the K-2 Labs for grade 1.

Note that many of the items on this list (e.g., cardboard, feathers) may already be available in a school building, and also are easy to purchase at local crafts or hobby stores.

Grade 1, Module 1

Materials

  • Work station materials (modeling clay, common kitchen materials and safe cooking utensils, felt or magnet boards)
  • Building blocks (one set of wood or linking blocks)
  • Whiteboard (several to share)
  • Dry erase markers (one per student)
  • Dress-up Materials (assortment of regular items including fun pieces of fabric, dress shirts, ties, bags, glasses, costume jewelry, etc.,
  • plus a few specific items like lab coat and stethoscope, tool belt and hardhat, fire hat, police badges)
  • Hand or Finger Puppets (several to share)
  • Magnifying glass (one per student in the Create Lab)
  • Craft sticks (five or six per student)
  • Pipe cleaners (five or six per student)
  • Funnel (one to share)
  • Measuring Cup (one to share)
  • Stopwatch or timer (one to share)
  • Tweezers (one to share)
Grade 1, Module 2

Materials

  • Watercolor paints (one set per student)
  • Watercolor paper (blank; one piece for teacher modeling and one per student)
  • Paintbrushes (one for teacher modeling and one per student or a cup of paintbrushes per workstation)
  • Flashlights (one for teacher modeling and one per pair)
  • Metal book rings (one per student)
Grade 1, Module 3

Materials

  • Soil (approximately 5 quarts)
  • Mixing bowl (5 quarts; one to share)
  • Plastic container (5 quarts; one to share)
  • Cylinder vases or graduated cylinders (two to share)
  • Sunflower seeds in the shell (five per student)
  • Gummy worms (twenty to share)
  • Styrofoam cubes (various sizes ranging from 1” cube to 3” cubes; twenty to share)
Grade 1, Module 4

Materials

  • Googly eyes
  • Assorted feathers
  • Simulated eggs (small stones or other weights)
  • Set of bird nest materials, e.g., sticks, twigs, grass, leaves, strips of yarn and ribbon, pipe cleaners, cotton balls, small pieces of wire

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