From Molecules to Organisms – Elementary Level Science Series Season 2 (Winter/Spring 2021)

From Molecules to Organisms - Elementary Level Science Series Session 2

Session 2 of Season 2

Molecules make some really amazing things! They make the Sun, Moon, and the planet Earth. Molecules make everything on Earth, too, including all organisms. Molecules even make you!

This 3-week series will focuses on molecules and the cells they make. Along the way, students will learn about cells, investigate how their body turns an apple into the 3-states of matter (and builds cells in the process). Your senses are an important part of how you negotiate the world around you. This week, students will engage in a fun in-class activity looking at how the molecules in their sensory organs detect molecules that are too small to see.

From Molecules to Organisms is one of the 4 sessions in the Elementary Level Science Series Season 2. Each session of the Elementary Level Science Series meets 3 times over a span of 3 weeks. Each 3-week Session includes important, foundational science topics, scientific modeling, focused definitions of core science terms and phrases all in an engaging, high-interest format that meet important Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS).

Each Session of the Elementary Level Science Series has hands-on labs that have been thoughtfully paired with written materials. Materials will be emailed 2-weeks before the class meets with guided readings, materials list, lab instructions as well as suggestions for extra activities and how to use the topics and material for project-based unit studies. During the live sessions, students can ask questions as we go over the material. Then we will work on an lab/activity as a class. Classes will be taped for anyone unable to attend a class.

For those using the REAL Science Odyssey Biology 1 curriculum, these lessons will highlight, but not duplicate, labs and activities from the course. 1st – 4th grades recommended. Course materials will be staggered depending on the grade level, science acumen of the student.

* Lab materials will be inexpensive and easy to obtain.

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We are absolutely loving the format, content and of course teaching in our Thursday Science Series! Thank you for all the hard work you have done. It’s fabulous and hands down the best homeschool class my kids have ever taken. C.D.

My child is really enjoying your class and I love how you are teaching to this age group! I wish there were more classes like this for the elementary age group you are offering! S.N.

I wanted to let you know that when I ask the girls what their favorite class is, both agree, it is your online science series :-). C.W.

My child has genuinely enjoyed your class. My father is a life-long ecologist and so my child has been exposed to a lot of science. It’s tough for me to find something interesting and engaging enough for them – and you’ve delivered in spades! Thank you! Your excitement and engagement with these kids is terrific! B. is genuinely enjoying the classes!!! We can’t wait for more!!! K.P.

    R. loves all science and the way you teach is so engaging for my child. The hands on projects have been a lot of fun. Thank you for sharing your enthusiasm with the children. It is wonderful!

How The Earth Got It’s Shape was wonderful. Thank you. M. cracks me up. I am purposely not around so she can tell me ALL about it after, as that is really how she learns best, by teaching. The way she talks about you, is so endearing. She says, Mom, Blair is seriously in love with science. LOL. 🙂

Blair Lee will have your children LOVING science as much as she does!

There are two different Sections:

Thursday 10 am PST 2/11,18,25 Class is Full

Monday 10 am PST 2/15,22 & 3/1 (only 2 spots left)

Purchase one or the other, but not both.

Class Size: 1-12 learners

Age Range: 6 – 10

Total Price: $80 single; $125 for 2 siblings

Bundle Pricing for all four Sessions of the Elementary Level Science Series $285; $450 for 2 siblings

From Molecules to Organisms – Elementary Level Science Series Season 2 Session 2

There are 3 meetings (1 per week for 3 weeks) covering a different topic in chemistry each week.

In these three weeks, there is a focus on using a scientific model to help with learning and understanding. Each week there will also be a fun lab where students investigate chemical properties. Students will be encouraged to research and share about an element of their choosing.

Week 1 – Molecules Make Cells and Cells Make Organisms

The focus this week will be on the cell theory.  We will use hands-on scientific modeling to learn how molecules make cells that make organisms.

Week 2 – Turning Apples into the 3 States of Matter

This week students will focus on the process that takes an apple and turns it into cell building molecules, energy your cells can use, and solid, liquid, and gas waste products.

Week 3 – How SENSible of You

Your senses are an important part of how you negotiate the world around you. This week, students will engage in a fun in-class activity looking at how the molecules in their sensory organs detect molecules that are too small to see.

From Molecules to Organisms is one of the 4 sessions in the Elementary Level Science Series Season 2.

Each Session of the Elementary Level Science Series has hands-on labs that have been thoughtfully paired with written materials. Materials will be emailed 2-weeks before the class meets with guided readings, materials list, lab instructions as well as suggestions for extra activities and how to use the topics and material for project-based unit studies. During the live sessions, students can ask questions as we go over the material. Then we will work on an lab/activity as a class. Classes will be taped for anyone unable to attend a class.

For those using the REAL Science Odyssey Biology 1 curriculum, these lessons will highlight, but not duplicate, labs and activities from the course. 1st – 4th grades recommended. Course materials will be staggered depending on the grade level, science acumen of the student.

* Lab materials will be inexpensive and easy to obtain.

Materials List is on the Teachable website. All materials are inexpensive, easy to obtain, and in most cases you already will have them at home.

To interact in class: Live sessions will be best experienced with a camera and microphone. Parents will need a Zoom account (free).

Usually 2-3 hours per week of work, including class.

Students will gain an understanding of some important basic concepts in biology and biochemistry

Students will learn important on-topic vocabulary

Students will learn lab technique

Students will gain an understanding of the scientific method

K-LS1-1, 4-LS1-1, 4-LS1-2, LS1.A, LS1.C, LS1.D

Families and learners are welcome to share any information about their individual learning preferences and needs and instructor will make accommodations that are helpful to the class.

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