Animal Research Project | Penguins Differentiated Texts

Grade Levels
K - 3rd
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146 pages
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Start an animal research project on Penguins. These fun and engaging printable texts are resources that your young researchers will actually be able to read! Each text type has differentiated levels to support every reader in your class.

This text pack includes everything your students need to complete a research project on penguins.

Full-Color Penguin Texts

• Leveled student readers (4 levels)

• Mentor texts (2 versions)

• Penguin labeled diagrams (3 versions)

• Post cards (4 levels)

• Trading cards (4 levels)

• Up-Close article: Emperor Penguins (4 levels)

Note Catchers

• General topic page (1 option)

• 4 box organizers (2 options)

• Tree map (4 options)

Writing Pages

• Tab book (2 options)

• 1 page summary (10 options)

• Informational cards (2 options)

• Flip book (1 option)

• Folded brochure (2 options)

• Labeled diagram (1 option)

plus, a teacher's guide!

Don't waste anymore time trying to track down texts for your penguins research project. We provide all the differentiated texts you need in one place and written at the right levels for the readers in your classroom. {At about the same cost of just 1 or 2 classroom books, this pack is a bargain!}

We also have other engaging research project topics!

Visit our blog to learn more about how our students use these text packs to research, record, and report.

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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Recall information from experiences or gather information from print and digital sources; take brief notes on sources and sort evidence into provided categories.
Conduct short research projects that build knowledge about a topic.
Recall information from experiences or gather information from provided sources to answer a question.
Participate in shared research and writing projects (e.g., read a number of books on a single topic to produce a report; record science observations).
With guidance and support from adults, recall information from experiences or gather information from provided sources to answer a question.


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