This is a great activity to do with students who are building their informational writing skills. Use this resource after you have practiced reading for information and taking notes in whole group sessions and guided reading.
This activity is designed for partners. Each team selects a topic and chooses a resource. The team has 7 minutes to find out as much as they can, then share their learnings with the class.
This activity is designed for:
-Finding out general information about a topic, not answer specific questions.
-Multiage classroom with children of different ages and skill levels.
-Use within a Social Studies project when you are finding out
All you need to do is provide the content related & instructional level reading material!