This packet has everything you need to teach your young writers how to write an All About Book. There are generic templates so that students can write about any topic they choose. There are also lesson plans and templates specific for All About Bats. The lesson plans can be adapted toward any topic.
Included in this packet-
Page 2 Table of Contents
Page 3 All About Title Page for any book
Pages 4-6 Table of Contents Pages (choose the one that best works for your book)
Pages 7-8 Copy these pages front to back. Put as many as you need into your book. Many kids will not write on the back but your higher students may need more room to write.
Page 9 Diagram: Draw and Label
Page 10-12 Facts pages: Use these pages to record interesting facts. Choose the page that will work best for your students.
Pages 13-14 Glossary: Choose the page that will work best for your students/book.
Pages 15-17 About the Author: Choose the format that works best for your students. Please note that page 16 is for boys and 16 is for girls.
Pages 18-20 Sample lesson plans for an All About Bats Book.
Page 21 Celebration Ideas
Pages 22-28 Pages that can be used that are specific to Bats. Use these with the previous pages in this packet to make an All About Bats Book.
Pages 29-31 These pages can be projected onto an overhead or smart board to allow students to brainstorm ideas about bats together.
Pages 32-34 Sample pictures of a published All About Bats Book and Tips and Tricks.
Page 35 Bat Facts Ideas for the Teacher
Page 36-38 Fact Cards about Bats. Two different reading levels for each topic.
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