RAWR! your little Paleontologists will love learning about dinosaurs with this fun, engaging unit. Please read the description and view the preview to get a good idea of what's included. Note: There are TWO versions of the Dinosaur reading page. Version one says they roamed the earth millions of years ago, and version two says that lived LONG AGO. Use whichever version works best for you.
*Dinosaur Unit Plan to help you decide how to pace the activities
*What's Hatching Activity to get kids excited about the unit
*Schema chart patterns and directions
*NINE full-page Dinosaur Articles for Close Reading
with several options for how to use them with your students.
*Chit Chat messages for each article
*Student copy of the articles in black and white with space for kindergarten students to draw and label things that they learned from the article you read together.
*Student copy of the articles in black and white with comprehension questions and vocabulary work for first-grade
*Fact-Finders Question pages
*THREE original poems about dinosaurs with full page version and poetry journal version
*Dinosaur Fact or Fiction page
*Dinomite Dinosaurs emergent reader
*Carnivores vs. Herbivores venn diagram
*Dinosaur glyph with patterns
*Glyph Data analysis page
*Apatosaurus craft with writing template
*Dino DIG DAY!! So fun! Your littles will remember this day for years to come.
Includes Easy ideas for flipping your classroom,
Optional pattern for painting dinosaur t-shirts,
FIVE Station Activities to keep your little paleontologists engaged and learning throughout the day. All directions, patterns and printables are included.
NOTE: If you have my dinosaur unit from 2011 the following activities were included in that unit: glyph, tshirt painting, What's inside? These revised pages have been added to the old unit.