Completely Updated and Improved 11/2015
This packets main focus is using Informational Text to gather details and report. It includes comprehension and reading strategies included in the standards under Informational Text.
It also includes 3 crafts that can be used for bulletin boards.
Inuit Child, Polar Bear, Walrus
The packet contains:
Before your Arctic Study the class will fill out a What I Know, What I Wonder, What I Hope to Learn
Use this to assess background knowledge students have and how much prep needs to be done so they have a basic understanding of the Arctic.
Mini book on Arctic Animals
Mini book on Polar Bears
Mini book on Inuit People
Each book is filled with informational text and vocabulary.(Key words underlined)
Attractive and simple to use graphic organizers...
Notes from text...gathering facts from the text just read
Digging for Details
Paragraph Writing using are, can, have
Class book cover
Making inferences using text and key vocabulary
Making connections using the informational text
Definitions gathering meaning from text
Cause and Effect
All About...graphic organizer
Book cover for Class Boo
Making connections to self
Colorful vocabulary cards with pictures
Selected Read Aloud Stories...
Mama Do You Love Me...Vocabulary and definition page
Who Grows Up in the Snow...Match parent to baby
Three Snow Bears...Sequencing
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