Biome/ Ecosystem Research template-
-a description of the biome
-What makes life hard here...types of adaptations that would be helpful
-how humans have affected the biome/ environmental concerns
-description of 1 plant and 2 animals that live here and the adaptations they
Guide your students through the research process with these digital pre-writing organizers and note taking templates. Student friendly and easy to use! This is the digital version of my Research Graphic Organizers and Note taking Templates resource.This product includes:~Fact Sequencing Graphic Orga
If you’re one of the thousands who made the BIOGRAPHY LAPBOOK a best-selling item, you’ll love this one, too! Designed with third and fourth graders in mind, this animals resource includes materials for students to use while conducting research using nonfiction texts, as well as materials for the p
Digital Graphic Organizers for Writing➽ This resource was designed to be used with Google Drive. It provides 16 ready-to-use Writing Organizers. ➽ These pages are great for prewriting activities, and for students to organize their thoughts and ideas before they begin writing.➽ These pages were desig
This non-fiction informational reading and writing unit is perfect for kindergarten, first grade and second grade students who want to learn about five ocean animals: crab, great white shark, stingray, starfish and sea turtle.This download has everything you need to help scaffold your students throu
This can be used for any small biography research activity! It includes a graphic organizer for gathering information (name, year of birth, year of death, most important contribution, picture, and five additional facts) and writing paper.
Meets Common Core standards (nonfiction text, writing to
Let this step-by-step resource help your student write nonfiction animal research reports during Writing Workshop. Simple graphic organizers, activities, and tip sheets help your writers focus their thoughts and understand the various pieces that are essential in a nonfiction piece. Many, many opti
Get your kiddos excited about non-fiction writing with this fun and organized All About Book writing unit!! All students do is choose a topic and gather materials for research, and this unit takes them the rest of the way!
- All About Book Planning form (brainstorming ideas
Are your first or second graders working on a research unit? These writing pages are perfect for ANY animal writing activity! Simply read aloud a selection of nonfiction texts to students, or use leveled informational books, research on pebblego, etc. for independent work. Students can then organize
Need to incorporate more nonfiction writing into your curriculum in order to gear up for the new Common Core Standards?
Research and write an endangered animal report.
This kit includes everything you need to research, write, and publish a nonfiction endangered animal picture book.
Everything you need for student report writing. Informative, explanatory report templates covering all the elements, ready to print and go. These All About book templates are great for organizing your student's informative or writing of biographies, animal and creature reports, book reports and othe
This nonfiction nocturnal animals unit includes 10 different nocturnal animals and their characteristics. I've provided lots of resources in learning text features and reading facts about bats and owls.Learning how to read informational text is a skill that begins with young readers. I've provided a
Children love reading and learning about animals! With this animal writing project your students will research a zoo animal and then write a nonfiction animal report! These adorable animal banners make a great bulletin board! A list of websites is included to use for research as well as a sample
In this nonfiction close reading, research, and writing unit your kiddos will immerse themselves into the history of Ancient Egypt. This unit allows kiddos to use close reading strategies with five passages, interactive vocabulary cards, and comprehension to extend their learning. Kiddos can then
Lead students through a six-week instructional journey as they investigate journeys in the form of a short story, speeches, poetry, historic journal entries, and a personal reflection. Each unit combines rigor and engagement as students read, write, listen, and speak about incredible journeys. Whe
This is a folder containing PDF and Word files of the following worksheets:
1. Biography Paper Questions: This worksheet can be used as students research a famous person or historical figure. The questions break down the most important things about the person's life and help students organize their
Robin writing and research: This unit is also part of my Spring Savings Bundle of 3. Celebrate the coming of spring with this Common Core aligned informational unit on robins. Post the cards around the room or project them on your screen and have students read their way through each card, with th
This is a great organizer I created for my 1st grade students to use when doing an animal research project. After organizing their information on the graphic organizer, they then got to write a nonfiction book. They used the nonfiction book I created, and loved it. It's a great way for them to show
This is a great nonfiction graphic organizer for younger grade levels. Easy for students to use independently and great for varying levels of ability. Facilitates using research in writing for young students.
It has never been easier to engage your students than with the STEM engineering process, and now, you can connect STEM to a variety of writing genres to support Common Core State Standards for language arts.
The following 10 writing extensions will supplement and enhance ANY STEM challenge in Grad
Would you like your students to tackle a nonfiction research study of turkeys but you are not sure where to start? I have assembled interesting non-fiction facts and given you the steps and worksheets I have successfully used in my first grade classroom. The informational text is also great for revi
The Nonfiction Writing Unit includes activities, organizers, and displays centered around nonfiction writing. (Includes 10 resources below)
1) Choosing a Topic: This activity guides students in selecting a good topic.
2) Evaluating Sources: Students learn to evaluate sources when collecting info
Need to teach your students how to write quality informational text and not sure exactly where to begin? This unit (which covers 24 of the Common Core writing standards for 4th-6th grades) will guide you from start to finish! In this unit your students will:* explore informational text* review the
Nonfiction is made easy with this fun mini book. Students may research any person of their choice, and use their information to create their very own book. Try this resource as an autobiography / getting to know you activity!This mini book is perfect for teaching nonfiction text features to even the