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Earth Science Bundle: Science and Literacy Lesson Sets (TEKS)

Grade Levels
4th - 6th, Homeschool
Formats Included
  • PDF
250 pages
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Science and Literacy: Earth Science Bundle
- Common Core and STAAR (TEKS) aligned

Easy to follow!
Fun for the students!

These activities are created to incorporate reading and writing into the Science curriculum. Each lesson is designed to last about a week, and encourage student participation.

The informational texts in this bundle are written to best fit the 5th and 6th grade reading levels. This lesson sets are designed to be on level for 5th grade and cover standards from 5th, 7th, and 8th grade science. This is a helpful resource for ESL and low level eighth graders.

A sample lesson plan for using each of the lesson sets for a week is included!

Lesson Sets Include:

Attention Grabber Activity

Reading with Graphic Organizer

Summary Writing with Key Terms

Comprehensive Lab or Activity

Daily Science Starters

Additional Activities include:

Word Wall Builder Activities to use throughout the week

Writing Extension Activity to use after each lesson set.

Lessons Include:

1. The Rock Cycle
2. Weathering, Erosion, and Deposition
3. Comparing the Sun, the Earth, and the Moon
4. Sun, Earth, and Moon Interactions
5. Moon Phases
6. Natural Resources
7. Plate Tectonics
8. Weather vs. Climate
9. Convection Currents

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Great to get ready for the Science STAAR test!

Total Pages
250 pages
Answer Key
Included with rubric
Teaching Duration
2 months
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Compare and contrast the information gained from experiments, simulations, video, or multimedia sources with that gained from reading a text on the same topic.
Integrate quantitative or technical information expressed in words in a text with a version of that information expressed visually (e.g., in a flowchart, diagram, model, graph, or table).
Determine the meaning of symbols, key terms, and other domain-specific words and phrases as they are used in a specific scientific or technical context relevant to grades 6–8 texts and topics.
Determine the central ideas or conclusions of a text; provide an accurate summary of the text distinct from prior knowledge or opinions.
Cite specific textual evidence to support analysis of science and technical texts.


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