This unit was developed to lead to understanding ecosystems and biomes. Each reading section is followed by a quiz on material covered. Each quiz is developed with the section reading in mind in order to gauge student's reading comprehension. Student learning enhancement is brought to this unit through the use of a crossword puzzle, word searches, hands on experiment, research-writing projects, and technology interaction. Technology plays an important part in this unit through the use of Website links to further student comprehension. This book is part 1 of a two part series.
New Learning Publishing's Understanding Science Series includes detailed unit studies for popular science topics. The units include everything you need for your child to learn about the topic in detail along with engaging activities, Internet activities, and hands-on experiments. The Understanding Science are designed to cover National Science Standards and were written by a NYS certified science teacher. Following each section of material, the students have a quiz that allows for parents and teachers to identify not only content comprehension but also reading comprehension. Student learning enhancement is brought to this unit through the use of crossword puzzle, a word search, and a writing project. Technology also plays an important part in this unit through the use of Website links to further student comprehension.
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