How do Insect Repellents Work Scientific Lit Sub Plan Enrichment Activity

Grade Levels
5th - 10th, Homeschool
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6 pages
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  1. When you need enrichment for early finishers or emergency lesson plans, use standards based lessons that build critical thinking and scientific literacy skills without taking your curriculum off the rails.Each of these 8 lesson plans are designed to take 1 day to complete and are intended for grades
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2 pages of informational text plus 2 pages of analysis questions about insect repellents and insect borne diseases. This activity contains a 2 page PDF document about how insect repellents work and a 2 page worksheet including analysis questions applying what you've learned along with a suggested answer key. Included is a link to create a copy of the document in your own Google Drive so that you can edit, add or remove questions.

When you're assembling your sub folder, choose a meaningful assignment that will help build scientific literacy. This resource addresses the NGSS standards of critical thinking and communication skills including scientific literacy which apply to all of the benchmarks. In addition to sub plans, this resource is a great early finisher activity or enrichment activity for students during a unit on scientific theory.

It is designed to take 5th-8th graders students one class period to complete independently. No prep or materials required. Also useful for early finishers or for enrichment.

See my other sub plans and enrichment activities here.

Total Pages
6 pages
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Teaching Duration
40 minutes
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