Practice compare and contrast with these insect and bug reading passages! Wrap up the lesson with a fun "Who Would Win?" activity.
This resource includes
• 6 (2 page) insect reading passages
(The 6 insects include wasp, bumble bee, cricket, grasshopper, praying mantis and dragonfly.) B/w and Color copies are included)
• 3 Graphic Organizers
that compare and contrast wasp and bumble bee, cricket and grasshopper, praying mantis and dragonfly)
• Bug Battles: Who would Win?
This activity asks students to predict which insect would win in a "bug battle". (Grasshopper vs Praying Mantis and Wasp vs Dragonfly). After reading, students use evidence from their reading to change or keep their original prediction. There are no right or wrong answers unless you want to watch some videos on youtube!
• 1 blank graphic organizer is included for students to record information as they read (Habitat, Appearance, Diet, Predators and Interesting Facts)
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