This activity is perfect for 21st century classrooms and will get your students excited and engaged as they practice identifying main ideas and key details in text and using evidence from the text to support their answers. The digital lesson format has everything your students will need in one place and is perfect for classrooms with Chromebooks, iPads, laptops or Android devices. Digital lessons are the perfect avenue for cultivating digital literacy with your students! This awesome lesson covers standards for both language arts (CCSS) and science (NGSS).
Students will watch a video about how fossils are formed and read an article about an amazing new fossil that was recently found. Activities include sharing ideas with classmates, listening to and reading articles, completing a graphic organizer, summarizing text, creating a recording, and collaborating with classmates.
The download is a PDF that will tell you all you need to know about setting up this fun activity in your classroom- complete with videos and screenshots to help you get up and running.
-Digidoc Digital Lesson Document
-Opportunity to create video explanation
-Links to Differentiated Texts