This 95 PAGE animal research packet includes everything you need for to do 6 completely different animal projects! The pyramid display craftivity/research project ROCKS! Your students will absolutely LOVE it! These projects are perfect for after your field trip to the zoo or the farm! The kids will love researching the animal of their choice after they learn about the rain forest or the desert. There is even a project that has everything the students need to do a news report on an endangered animal! If you want your students to be creative and work independently or with a partner during these last few weeks of school, then this project pack is for you! Parents will be THRILLED with the finished projects that their children bring home! I hope you truly enjoy doing these FUN ANIMAL PROJECTS with your students!
~Common Core Aligned~ for Grades 3-5
Grade 3 CCSS ELA Literacy W.3.7
Conduct short research projects that build knowledge about a topic.
Grade 4 CCSS.ELA Literacy W.4.7
Conduct short research projects that build knowledge through investigation of different aspects of a topic.
Grade 5 CCSS.ELA Literacy W.5.7
Conduct short research projects that use several resources to build knowledge through investigation of different aspects of a topic.
Each project has a teacher direction page and a student grading rubric. The rubric gives students the directions for the project and outlines the research topics they will investigate. Each project requires students to research to find information on the following topics:
* Description of the animal
* Description of their habitat
* Location they can be found
* Diet: What and how they eat
* Prey and Predators
* Description of young
* Description of how the animal cares for its young
* Special behaviors
* Fascinating Facts
We hope you enjoy our research report projects!
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