What Do Plants and Animals Need? A Kindergarten NGSS Unit

Type of Resource



All the ideas you need to teach NGSS K-LS1 are included in these seven lessons. Lesson #1 Living or Nonliving? Lesson #2 Basic Needs of Living Things Lesson #3 Different Animals Live in Different Places, Have Different Types of Shelter, and Eat Different Types of Food Lesson #4 What do Plants Need to Live? Lesson #5 Plant Needs Experiments Lesson #6 Growing Plants Lesson #7 STEAM Challenge: Create a New Kind of Animal Included in the unit are: - The Standards and Ma

Performance Expectations

K-LS1-1   Use observations to describe patterns of what plants and animals (including humans) need to survive.