Looking for a great way to present research for your students? Look no further! An animal lapbook gives students the chance to do research, organize it, and present it in one concise way that students will love and parents will be impressed with! Due to the construction of this lapbook, you will have a resource that is easy to differentiate for students as well. Students can go as deep as you'd like and without changing anything in your prep you can provide them with differentiated instructions at their own level.
To create this product you will need a file folder for your students, or you may choose to use large construction paper (12x18) folded into a trifold.
This product includes...
Cover (picture of animal with lapbook title and a place for student name)
KWL flip book to begin research
Circle Map to brainstorm topics for research
Tree Map with sentence starters for young learners
Labeling picture to label the parts of the animal
Pocket of Facts - with three choices for the research (guided, blank, and facts #)
Favorite Fun Fact fold open
Final Research Product in the middle section (4 pgs for students to write their final draft.)
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Tonja Irvine, Ph.D.