Busy Bees: Reading and Writing Unit

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This revised and updated ELA/Science Themed Unit about Honeybees is designed to teach students about Honeybees through Reading and Writing Activities. Students will learn about Insects, Honeybees, Their Life Cycle, Beekeepers, and their importance. Students will sort facts about the 3 Kinds of Honeybees, Write Informative Texts and Opinion Pieces, and Write an Insect Report. The Reading Texts are differentiated at the 2nd and 3rd grade levels. CCSS are included in the 1st few pages as well as Lesson directions with each activity. (B/W copies included when possible)

Table of Contents:
Common Core Standards
Word Wall
Bee Picture/Facts Cards Reading Activity
Picture/Fact Cards Matching Activity
Informational Reading Text: “Insects”
Reading Text Note Taking Graphic Organizer
2nd Grade Reading Text “Busy Bees” and Comprehension Questions
3rd Grade Reading Text “Busy Bees” and Comprehension Questions
Summarizing the Jobs of the 3 Kinds of Bees Activity
“Beekeepers” Reading Text
“Beekeepers” Main Idea and Details Activity
Informative Writing Activity: “Beekeepers”
Bee Fact Sort Activity
Bee Adjective Word Web Activity
Bee Life Cycle Reading Text
Label The Life Cycle Stages of a Bee
Bee Life Cycle Picture/Fact Match Activity
Insect Report Graphic Organizer
Insect Report Student Writing Book
Compare and Contrast Bees to Another Insect Venn Diagram
Opinion Piece Writing Information Chart and Graphic Organizers
Informative Text Writing Chart and Graphic Organizers
Writing Prompts
How to Be Poem Writing Activity: “Bees”
Write a “Bee” Cinquain Activity
Class Writing and Poetry Book Covers
“I’m buzzed about your Writing” Award

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*****Please download the Preview file to see sample pages of all the reading texts at the 2nd and 3rd grade levels and many of the other activities in this packet. Thank you.

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Busy Bees: Reading and Writing Unit
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Busy Bees: Reading and Writing Unit
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