So many think insects are icky and others think they are interesting.
LET'S FIND OUT!
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 insects together.
This packet on insects begins with a poster sharing the characteristics of insects.
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 insects 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.
Fourteen colored photographs of insects are included in the packet accompanied by a Group Discussion page for students to compare and contrast.
Reporting about insects in included:
Map for habitat
THEN...as students share their reports your class will have fun discovering about the wide world of insects.