Chicken Life Cycle Uncovered Literacy & Science Activities & Centers
This unit is the perfect companion to any of your chick literature.
Great for spring but perfect for any time of year and loaded with
Common Core balanced literacy activities for reading, writing, speaking
Included in this resource:
Multiple cross content Common Core objectives covered in this unit!
(RI, RL, S&L, Writing, Math, Science)
•ChickenLife Cycle poster (3 wording choices for different age students Pre K - 2nd Grade)
•Butterfly Life Cycle poster for students to label
•Anchor Chart Elements/graphics “Chicks! Chicks Can - Chicks Have - Chicks Are)
•Felt Figures for Storytelling (Oral Language Retell) Center telling the sequence of the Chicken Life Cycle.
•Task cards for storytelling/sequence retell center “I can” with focus statement.
•Student Story Sticks for creating and retelling The Chicken Life Cycle
•Story Stick Labels for student story stick storage
•Mini Write Around the Room (6 words with recording sheet)
•Chicken Life Cycle Word Cards for use at multiple centers
•Writing prompts with scaffolding for even the littlest of writers, and challenge for your advanced writers! (3)
•Informational Text CHICKS! Close Reading Activity (with teacher directions) (MULTIPLE CC’s)
•Informational Text CHICKS! Close Reading Activity Annotated Student Note Page
•Informational Text CHICKS! Close Reading Activity Fact Writing Prompt Page
•Hatching chick stick puppet and song
•Parts of a chick labeling page
•Classroom Chick Hatching extras: Chick Patrol badges, Egg & •Incubator Conditions Report page,
•Chick Report page,Vocabulary cards/Write Around the Room Hatching Tools
•"How to Hatch Chicks" writing prompt with space for photograph :o)
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