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The Learning League is so excited about their trip to the Air & Space Museum, especially the NASA exhibit. But when they show up, the showcased spacesuit is missing!! Turns out, the Culture Crook is up to his old tricks. In order for the League to hunt it down, they’ll have to figure out which astronaut it belongs to!! They need your help to answer the clues by solving reading problems and finding the astronaut with the stolen suit. 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 Astronaut Fact Posters
-5 Space Travel Science Posters
-5 Google Slides with a total of 39 reading problems
--------------->Buzz Aldrin: Determine Order of Events
--------------->Kalpana Chawla: Identify the Noun
--------------->Mae Jemison: Choose the Best Transition
--------------->Neil Armstrong: Fiction or Nonfiction?
--------------->Sally Ride: Point of View
-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:
RL1.5, RL4.6, RL4.9, RI4.5, L3.1B, L3.1H
2.10, 4.8C, 4.10E, 4.11Diii, 4.11Dviii
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 SEPTEMBER:
These skills are best practiced at the beginning of the year, and the second week in September is National Aerospace Week!
UPDATED WITH 100% DIGITAL OPTION:
Great for online, 1:1, and paperless classrooms! Watch this video to see how it works.
GREAT FOR SUB PLANS!!
Download this FREEBIE to give Reading Adventures a try!
Check out the rest of the September Learning League Adventures:
Reading- The Case of the College Credit (4th grade)
Math -The Case of the Abducted Amendment (4th grade)
Come back for other month's mysteries
October Reading Learning League Adventure Bundle
November Learning League Adventure Bundle (COMING SOON)
December Learning League Adventure Bundle (COMING SOON)
These same resources also made for 3rd and 5th graders!
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