As the Learning League was looking through a telescope at the stars, they watch a moon disappear right before their eyes!! There is only one person who would do that--the Culture Crook. But they’re not sure which planet lost its moon, so they need your help to follow the clues by answering reading questions! This Reading Adventure will keep your classroom explorers engaged and working hard on reading skills, while learning some science!
Included in this Reading Adventure:
-5 Planet Fact Posters
-5 Planet Science Posters
-5 Google Slides with a total of 41 reading problems
--------------->Jupiter: Find the Synonym
--------------->Mars: Find the Antonym
--------------->Neptune: Compare & Contrast
--------------->Saturn: Order Paragraph Sentences
--------------->Uranus: Identify Text Features
-Copy of 5 Google Slides for customization
-QR Code Posters
-Task Cards Option
Three tracks for this activity:
1. Use mystery booklet and QR codes to access Google Slides in order to get to reading problems.
OR 2. Print task cards with reading problems.
OR 3. Go entirely digital with Slides.
COMMON CORE STANDARDS:
L3.5, L3.5C, RL3.9, RI3.3, RI3.8
3.4C, 3.8A, 3.9, 3.13D, 4.9Diii
This activity is low prep (just print booklets for each student, 5 posters, and 5 QR codes), and it takes the speediest students about an hour to finish. The average student takes about 45-90 minutes to complete.
Make these problems more accessible or more challenging for your classroom by making your own Google Slides copy.
AWESOME PRODUCT FOR November:
These skills are best practiced around November 28th, which is Red Planet Day!
UPDATED WITH 100% DIGITAL OPTION:
Great for online and paperless classrooms, as well as classes with 1:1 laptops! Watch this video to see how it works. (If you're 1:1 with iPads, the original way works best.)
GREAT FOR SUB PLANS!!
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Come back for other month's reading mysteries:
December Learning League Adventure Bundle
January Learning League Adventure Bundle (COMING SOON)
February Learning League Adventure Bundle (COMING SOON)
These same resources also made for 4th and 5th graders!
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