A common core and TEKS aligned winter unit focused on the beauty of snowflakes and one visiting DUCK!
Perfect unit for BEFORE winter break…
Perfect unit for AFTER winter break…
Perfect unit for ANYTIME during winter:)
Nine worksheet activités based on the books, Snowflake Bentley, The Snowflake: Winter's Secret Beauty, and Duck at the Door,and one fun snowflake creating website. A beautiful blending of biography, non-fiction, and fiction books will generate much excitement.
Students will be using the following strategies in developing their snowflake/winter knowledge:
Focusing on finding factual details from text
Using a thesaurus to generate snowy synonyms
Writing snow-kus using found synonyms
Hexagonal Reading Responses using fiction
Discovering rhyming pattern in poetry
A math fluency activity
Hoping your students have fun in learning!