Did you know fish inhabited the Earth even before dinosaurs?
There are 25,000 species of fresh and saltwater fish.
LET'S FIND OUT MORE!
Students love learning about animals and as an educator I find they are perfect to use as a springboard for teaching key standards.
So let's explore fish together.
This packet on fish begins with a poster sharing the characteristics of fish.
There are also 9 vocabulary cards key to this study.
You will also find a KWL chart to gather knowledge.
There are two different forms of assessment.
A mini book with informational text about fish is available to be prepared for each student.
Four graphic organizers are available to gather key details from text and to prepare for writing.
Three differentiated writing pages are included as well as a class cover.
Word work includes abc order, syllables, a word search and a let's make words.
Twelve colored photographs of fish are included in the packet accompanied by a Group Discussion page for students to compare and contrast.
Reporting about fish is included:
Map for habitat
THEN...as students share their reports your class will have fun discovering about the wide world of fish.