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10 Pack of Literacy in Science Articles (with questions and answer keys)
This set is an awesome solution to implementing science literacy in middle and high school science classes. Finding scientifically relevant and reliable science articles that peak student interest during instructional planning is very difficult and extremely time consuming. So here is the solution!!!
Lexile Levels Range: 1050 - 1700
All the ten articles in this volume combined are worth $15.50 at $1.50 each, but you save with this collection and pay only $12.50, reducing each article to $1.25!
Use for Endless Possibilities!!!!!
Making a teacher’s life easy!!!! These articles can be used for a variety of assignments, including emergency sub plans. With an international push for increased science literacy and the use of informational texts in classes through NGSS, these articles are a perfect tool to implement these 21st Century skills into your everyday instructional time!
(1) No prep sub plans
(2) Emergency in school suspension work
(3) Student choice assignment for Scaffolded Learning Activity List
(4) Extra credit assignment.
(6) Warm up work for the beginning of class or Wrap Up for closure
(7) Weekly portfolio assignment
(8) Differentiated Learning Stations
Individual Article Descriptions
1. CHANGES IN BIODIVERSITY
Students will read and understand the impact students have had
on the biodiversity in North America, beginning with Native
2. WATER ON EARTH
Students will read and understand how weathering and erosion,
over millions of years, have led to the formation of the Grand
3. ANCIENT INFANT'S DNA PROVIDES KEY TO NATIVE
Students will read and understand how scientists use DNA and
the Human Genome to create a successful genetic map to Native
4. FORECASTING SEVERE WEATHER TO COMMUNITIES
HELPS THEM PREPARE
Students will read and understand where and why severe
weather occurs and how to safely prepare
5. GEOLOGICAL TIME SCALES
Students will read and understand how scientists use rock strata
to determine geological age
6. SMALL WONDERS
Students will read and understand how micro nutrient
deficiencies can cause goiter
7. MIXING IT UP
Students will read and understand how heredity occurs, genetic
similarities between siblings, and the impact of mutations on
genotype and phenotype
8. GOING GREEN IN NYC
Students will read and understand the methods by which the
residents and businesses in major cities are becoming more
9. THROUGH THE NOSE
Students will read and understand how dogs use their olfactory
senses to interpret their surroundings
Students will read and understand how photosynthesis led to
the development of all life on Earth