Introduce plants and their life cycle with a great book this year! This book journal takes a "close" look at the Gail Gibbons nonfiction book about plants. Included are constructed response, graphic organizers, quotes from the text/analysis and much more!
-Before Reading Activities
What do you know about...,
- text based/interpretation questions
- graphic web - seeds
- graphic web- pollination
- life cycle of plant graphic organizer
-Garden Journal - Plan your own garden! - 5 pages of journal entries
-Informational paragraph writing graphic organizers
-Sketch your favorite part
Can be used as a packet or individual pages for literature centers.
"Garden Journal" is a great tool for assessment!
Keep in mind you can scan in this book into smart notebook and put on individual computers so children can reread and look back as needed.