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K-2 Labs Materials List: Grade 1

Topic

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

Topic

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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