This insect research project will bring some insect non-fiction fun into your classroom. Students will research and write about insects using read alouds, videos, class charts and graphic organizers. Students will record their learning in their insect research journal. This research project is differentiated and contains a variety of options for differentiating and meeting the needs of all students. This unit contains materials to do a research project on insects in general and includes options for 8 individual insects including: ants, mosquitos, dragonflies, fireflies, praying mantis, flies, beetles and ladybugs. Also includes a suggested book list!
Make Your Own Insect
Also included are 5 blackline math centers and 7 blackline literacy centers.
Math And Literacy Centers
Use these 12 math and literacy centers to bring some insect fun in to your math and literacy center/workstation time. These centers are all blackline to save ink! Each comes with a recording sheet so students can record their learning! Each center can be easily differentiated to meet the needs of your students and the options provide for many different ways to use the center activities.
counting to 20
add to 10
subtract to 10
write the room
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