Desert Animals: Informational Article, QR Code Research Page & Fact Sort is a set of 12 informational articles
all about Desert Animals located in the North American Desert. These articles are full of interesting facts and details that students can use during reading and writing activities.
Includes an article about each animal in two formats
(two-page color photos & one-page text), QR Codes
for online articles and videos about the animal and a fact sort
sheet where students can sort facts about each animal's attributes, actions and environment.
I use these articles as a resource when researching and writing about animals. We read the article, look at a variety of web sites, and watch a couple videos to gather all our facts about the animal. Once we have the facts, we sort the facts into categories and then write our research report.
The articles are written at about a second / third grade reading level and are controlled for sentence length and complexity.
These articles compliment my Informational Writing Tools
Banded Gila Monster
Cactus Pygmy Owl
Desert Kangaroo Rat
Sonoran Pygmy Toad
➟ African Animals
➟ Rainforest Animals
➟ Life Cycle Animals
➟ Antarctic Animals
➟ Coral Reef Animals
This product does not include any graphic organizers or comprehension questions. There are graphic organizers in the Informational Writing Tools
packet or Graphic Organizers Product.
The Desert Animals will not be a part of my current Animal Article BUNDLE.
Some videos are on YouTube, so be sure you can access the web site at school.
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