2nd Grade Earth Science Books


V.1.E.1

*Magic School Bus: Inside the Earth
*Cast, C. Vance. Where Does Water Come From? THE CLEVER CALVIN SERIES. Barron’s, 1992.
*McKinney,Barbara. Drop Around The World. Dawn, 1998.


V.1.E.2

*Cole, Joanna. Magic School Bus- Wet All Over: A Book About the Water Cycle. Scholastic, 1999.
*Dorros, Arthur. Follow The Water From Brook to Ocean. LET’S READ & FIND OUT SCIENCE BOOK. Harper, 1993.
*Thunder Cake. Patricia Polacco. NYNY
*The Drop in My Drink by Meredith Hooper V.2.E.2 & V.2.E.3
*Listen to the Rain. Bill Martin, Jr. and John Archambault (NY: Henry Holt, 1988)

Song: “The Crust, The Mantel and the Core” by Kathleen Carroll

V.1.E.3

Video: Magic School Bus, Blows it's Top
Magic School Bus: Rocks & Rolls
Resource: Michigan Geological Society Rock Clubs
Science Court: Water Cycle
Science Court: : Matter
Sherwood, Elizabeth A., Williams, Robert A., Rockwell, Robert E. More Mudpies to Magnets. Gryphon House, Inc. Mt. Rainier, Maryland (1990) ISBN 0-87659-150-0


V.1.E.4

*Manning, Mick. What’s Under The Bed? Watts, 1998.
* From Lava to Life by Jennifer Morgan V.1.E.4 & V.4.E.1


V.1.E.5

*Suzuki, David. Nature in the Home. Stoddard Kids, 1996.


V.2.E.1

Seuss, Bartholomew and the OObleck, Random House, New York (1949)
Book: Magic School Bus “At the Waterworks
Song: “Precipitation” and “Water Cycle Visualization” by: Kathleen Carroll, Sing a Song of Science


V.2.E.2

Peters, Lisa Westberg. Water’s Way.
Science Court “The Water Cycle”


More Mudpies to Magnets: Science for Young Children by Elizabeth A. Sherwood, Robert A. Williams, and Robert Rockwell Gryphon House, Inc. Many great labs and activities



Science & Math: 50 Student-Authored Projects by Joy Evans How to make Books with Children Series Evan-Moor Educational Publisher