Science Card Games

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Leanne Thomas

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Five elementary science-based card games: Rock-On, the Rock Cycle card game; Silence! a game about Sound; States of Matter, the card game; Who's Got the Bones; and Kingdoms (of living things). These games can be used as a hands-on tool to complement a science unit. They can also be used to provide background knowledge before students even get to a science topic in school. Kids learn best through play, and with these games, kids don't have to know the concepts before they play; they learn almost by accident! The more they play, the more they learn. This site also includes free SMART-Board lessons. 

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