FOSSweb Updates

Updates


The latest updates on FOSSweb (by date):

07/29/2021
  • Word Wall Cards with illustrations, split by Investigation and Part for the following modules:
    • Grade K:
      • Animals Two by Two
      • Materials and Motion
      • Trees and Weather
    • Grade 1:
      • Air and Weather
      • Plants and Animals
      • Sound and Light
05/20/2021
  • Word Wall Cards with illustrations updated for the Grade 1: Plants and Animals module
  • Captions for Teacher Prep Videos for the following STEM Courses:
    • Grs. PK: Observing Nature
    • Grs. 1-2: Forces in Action
    • Grs. 5: Sound Design
  • Captions for Alternative Investigation 3 (Hissing Cockroaches) Teacher Prep Video in Gr. 3 Structures of Life
05/06/2021
  • New Student Videos for Remote Learning for Grade 3: Structures of Life Inv. 3 Meet the Crayfish
    • Inv. 3.1: Crayfish Structures
    • Inv. 3.2: Characteristics and Adaptation
  • Word Wall Cards with illustrations updated for the Grade K: Materials and Motion module
  • Spanish Teaching Slides with anchor phenomena information updated for the following modules:
    • Grade K:
      • Animals Two by Two
    • Grade 1:
      • Air and Weather
    • Grade 2:
      • Insects and Plants
    • Grade 3:
      • Motion and Matter
      • Structures of Life
      • Water and Climate
    • Grade 4:
      • Soils, Rocks, and Landforms
      • Environments
    • Grade 5:
      • Earth and Sun
    All Grades K-5 teaching slides in English and Spanish have now been updated with anchor phenomena information.
  • All Google Earth™ tours in Next Generation and Second Edition Middle School Earth History courses now include browser-version compatible files
04/22/2021
  • New Student Videos for Remote Learning for Grade 5: Living Systems Inv. 2 Plant Nutrition
    • Introduce Wheat
    • Plant Wheat Seeds
    • Observe Wheat Plants after 3 Days
    • Observe Wheat Plants after 6 Days
    • Observe Wheat Plants on Day 7
    • Observe Wheat Plants on Day 10
  • New Student Videos for Remote Learning for Grade K: Animals Two by Two Inv. 3, Big and Little Worms
    • Part 1: The Structure of Redworms
    • Part 2: Redworm Behavior
    • Part 3: Comparing Redworms to Night Crawlers
  • Teaching Slides with anchor phenomena information updated for the following modules:
    • Grade K:
      • Materials and Motion (Spanish)
    • Grade 1:
      • Plants and Animals (Spanish)
    • Grade 4:
      • Energy (Spanish)
  • Transcripts added to the following Teacher Prep videos:
    • Forces in Action
    • Sound Design
    • Weather and Seasons
    • Observing Nature
    • Structures of Life
04/04/2021
  • New Teacher Prep Videos for Investigation 2-4 for the STEM module Forces in Action
  • New Teacher Prep Videos for STEM module Sound Design
  • New Student Video for Grade 2: Insects and Plants: Investigation 1.2: Pupa, Larva, Adult
  • Updated assessments in STEM module Sound Design
  • Teaching Slides with anchor phenomena information updated for the following modules:
    • Grade K:
      • Trees and Weather (Spanish)
      • Animals Two by Two (Spanish)
    • Grade 1:
      • Plants and Animals
    • Grade 3:
      • Structures of Life
    • Grade 5:
      • Earth and Sun
      • Living Systems (Spanish)
Please visit the Previous Updates to view FOSSweb updates of the previous year, including information about hybrid-learning resources developed in SY20-21.