Get your students engaged with this 3-page plant adaptations reading passage and activities while meeting their reading level needs! This passage has been differentiated for 3 reading levels (740 to 990 Lexile). It is perfect for grades 3-5, but could definitely work for a high 2nd grader or low 6th/7th reading level as well. Please take a look at the preview for a closer look at this product!
• Vocabulary Preview Charts:
Included are 2 options with vocabulary terms only or a chart with the image & definition filled-in.
• “Plant Adaptations”:
740-850-990 Lexile, ~3 Pages per passage~ Plant adaptations are organized by biome. Includes descriptions of each of the 5 major biomes (aquatic, desert, grassland, forest, tundra) and how plants have adapted to each environment.
• Finding Text Evidence:
2 Pages each with highlighter or crayon color coding options accompanied by a written response in student's own words.
• Caption It!:
Students match images to their captions in a cut and glue activity.
• Graphic Organizer:
This is perfect for note-taking and comprehension follow up. It also includes images to cut & sort by biome.
• Interactive “Lift the Flap” Book
(2 Pages) This book provides students an opportunity to get creative and includes more space to add detail than the graphic organizer.
• Vocabulary Crossword
• Venn Diagrams:
Students compare plant adaptions in 2 biomes
• Plant Adaptations Research Graphic Organizer
This product is available with more great differentiated reading passages as well as a plants word wall in the Plants Bundle!