Science and Reading

Study Guides

Reading Study Guide

The three ways to read a book are:




During Read-to-Self:

Sit in one spot

Read right away

Read the whole time

Picking Just Right Books:

When you open to the middle of a book makes sure there are less than 4 words you do not know

Choose books that interest you

You know most of the words

You comprehend what you are reading

There are 3 ways to read a book:

Read the pictures

Read the words

Retell the story

Science Study Guide

Stopwatch- used to measure time; it can have hands or digits

Graduated Cylinder- a cylinder that is used to measure liquids in milliliters

Microscope- used to magnify the smallest of objects; it has high and low powers

Camera- used to record pictures so that scientists can study them at a later time

Petri dish- a plastic dish used to grow bacteria

Compass- tells the direction one is going

Collecting Net- used to collect and capture things

Tweezers- a small tool that squeezes, used to hold small objects

Safety Goggles- used to protect the eyes during an experiment

Hand Lens- used to magnify objects to make more detailed observations

Thermometer- used to measure the amount of heat in an object or fluid

Ruler- measures length in inches and centimeters

Hot Plate- used to heat containers of liquid for scientific experiments

Dropper- used to dispense small drops of liquid onto a surface or container

Triple Beam Balance- used to measure mass or weight in grams

Beaker- used to measure and hold liquids