This is a bundle of 7 of my adapted informational texts for special education to meet the Common Core State Standards' call for more informational texts in special education. These are all science based books, and are perfect for both speech-language therapy and special education classrooms.
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All About Bats
is, of course about bats. A clinician written book contains bat facts and information. There are accompanying materials and activities, for comprehension, describing and comparing.
Animals of Africa
is about 17 different animals, with a clinician written book and a variety of language based activities; including vocabulary cards, definitions match, BINGO cards, creating definitions and descriptions, phonological awareness activities using related vocabulary, and an animal report.
Comparing the Features of Living Things
includes clinician written books 1) What do you say? 2) I can walk. How about you? 3) I live here. How about you? 4) What covers you? and 5) I have 2 feet. How about you?
Included are a variety of related materials and activities, with lesson plan ideas, worksheets, and describing/contrasting activities.
My 5 Senses
is about the 5 senses (Imagine that ), with a clinician written book for each and a variety of activities designed to build awareness of how we sense objects and events. .
A Rainbow of Animals
includes information about at least 1 animal for each color in the rainbow and a variety of activities. The text is presented at 2 levels of difficulty. Activities for describing animals, and organizing a written response are included, as well as a board game, worksheets, and a communication board.
What’s the Weather
focuses on weather occurrences, cloud types, and has a book and activities included; including a weather tracking graph, a lap book about weather and cloud features, comparison of weather is different places/climates, and vocabulary.
Living or Nonliving
includes another clinician written book and follow-up activities; including vocabulary, sequencing, sorting, describing, comparing and contrasting.
There are over 400 pages (441) of facts, picture cards, activities and games in this super science pack for special education that will absolutely put a lot of informational text materials instantly into one convenient place as you help your students achieve the benefits of meeting the CCSS in related content areas.
You can find complete descriptions at these links, as well as previews for each individual product.
Weather adapted book and activities
A book of animals for each color of the rainbow and color activities
My 5 Senses
What is living and what is not
Compare different features of living things, such as mode of transport, habitat, body coverings
a book and materials about bats; high interest and low reading level
This bundle price represents approximately 25% savings.
PC users will need to UNZIP the file
Product is listed for grades 2-5, but may be appropriate for older students in some special education classes