During the winter I am always looking for ways to include informational text and informative writing, beginning research for students with a winter theme.
Snowflake Bentley is perfect and it lends itself to a wonderful story with lots of facts and information.
Whether you live in a sunshine state or a snowy state children are fascinated by the uniqueness and beauty of snowflakes.
These Interactive Google Slides are perfect for distance learning or a literature center.
Slide One: Snowflake Bentley's early life...Let's Chat (type)Text to Self
Slide Two: Snowflake Bentley as a teenager...Making predictions using text (type)
Slide Three: Photographing snowflakes...persuasive writing (type)
Slide Four: Bentley as an adult...informative writing (type)
Slide Five: Parts of Speech using snowflake vocabulary
Slide Six: Bentley's Time Line (Click and drag)
Slide Seven: Vocabulary...Definition/match word(Click and drag)
Slide Eight: Things that melt (Click and drag)