This Thematic Unit includes 11 pages of Project-Based Learning Activities for 3rd/4th Grade Students.
Included in this package are a Biome/Habitat WebQuest and Research Project. All websites and necessary materials are included. Students research includes the following Terrestrial Biomes: Desert, Rainforest, Wetlands, Grasslands and Tundra. Student research is correlated to Science Objectives for 3rd and 4th Grade. Directions for a Poster extension activity are included as well.
Students will also complete a project in which they are a scientist who has discovered a new creature! Students complete a Fact Sheet (rough draft) and Animal Profile (final copy) complete with an illustration of the animal they have "discovered".
Also included are additional resources, such as Reading Comprehensions and Word Searches, that are supplemental to this unit. Finally, *suggestions* have been included to guide you on the easiest way to manage this unit.