Ecosystems Scavenger Hunt Reading Activity

Ecosystems Scavenger Hunt Reading Activity
Ecosystems Scavenger Hunt Reading Activity
Ecosystems Scavenger Hunt Reading Activity
Ecosystems Scavenger Hunt Reading Activity
Ecosystems Scavenger Hunt Reading Activity
Ecosystems Scavenger Hunt Reading Activity
Ecosystems Scavenger Hunt Reading Activity
Ecosystems Scavenger Hunt Reading Activity
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Are you in need of an engaging and authentic way to teach biomes and ecosystems? This scavenger hunt is exactly what you need! Give your students the opportunity to move around the classroom to find the different clues to answer the questions in this interdisciplinary activity!

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This Product Includes:

✓ Deserts

✓ Grasslands

✓ Tundra

✓ Savannas

✓ Coniferous forests

✓ Mountains

✓ Deciduous forests

✓ Wetlands

✓ Tropical rain forests

✓ Arctic

✓ Prairies

✓ Antarctic

✓ Oceans

✓ Freshwater

With This Product You'll Get:

✓ Half sheets that describe each biome, including fun facts

✓ Two different types of question sheets: The first set of questions highlights each biome and requires students to read the card in order to answer the question. The second set of questions is riddles that require students to read all of the cards and determine which biome it is describing. (Includes a printer-friendly version!)

✓ Venn diagrams for students to compare and contrast biomes

✓ Interdisciplinary reading skills

✓ Answer key

How You Can Use This Product:

✓ Print them out, cut them in half, and laminate them, if desired.

✓ Independent work

✓ Partner work

✓ Centers

✓ Small groups

Other Buyers Have Said:

"I love that my students are practicing their reading skills and learning science at the same time. Great activity!" (Thank you, The Elated Educator!)

"This is probably one of my favorite biome packs that I have found. I love that you include the non-fiction passages. Most products I have come across have activities, but no passages or information." (Thank you, Melissa Preston!)

"My students loved this activity and it spawned very interesting conversations especially the facts about how much rainforest is cut down in a day." (Thank you, Ashley D.!)

Other Related Products You May Enjoy:

Ecosystems Accordion Craftivity

Ecosystems Interactive Fluency Cards

Slow and Fast Changes of the Earth Bundle

Final Notes:

While I recommend printing in color and laminating materials for future use, it is not necessary. These materials print just fine in grayscale.

If you see ANYTHING that needs modifying, or if you have any questions, please contact me via the Q&A. I take my product creation and your satisfaction very seriously! Thanks!

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Don’t Miss Out!

This activity is perfect for tutors, paraprofessionals, volunteers, and substitutes! It is low prep, too!

With a complete scavenger hunt included, it comes complete with everything you need! It's definitely worth the value!

This activity is perfect if you have to teach about ecosystems but weren't sure how or are just starting out! This activity saves you time! Additionally, it's perfect for when you have a substitute!

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