Nonfiction Text Features Task Card Bundle

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    Description

    Informational Text Features and highly engaging magazine-styled pages with task cards! This money-saving bundle of task cards is perfect for adding science and reading together!

    Note: The TWELVE sets of task cards and reading selections are each available individually!

    Task cards are the PERFECT choice for center work, early finishers, and substitute days. Complete these tasks in your Language or Science Notebooks or as stand-alone activities.

    These GREAT sets will address many things: non-fiction text features, non-fiction reading, and applying what has been learned.

    • Students read non-fiction passages about the subjects (listed in more detail below) and use text features to complete task cards.
    • The reading passages are designed to resemble magazine pages with colorful photos, clipart, and sections.
    • The task cards are also color-coded. The task cards include multiple choice answers and open-ended challenges.
    • Multiple choice cards include: determining the type of non-fiction text feature in the article and basic comprehension questions.
    • There are also open-ended task cards that make use of non-fiction text features. Open-ended tasks include: writing sentences; writing paragraphs; creating tables and charts; drawing and labeling; drawing timelines; comparing with charts, tables, or Venn diagrams; creating a mini glossary; writing descriptions, and more!

    The specific sets included in this bundle are:

    Polar Regions Nonfiction Task Cards Students read non-fiction passages about the polar regions, scientists in the Polar regions, specific animals of both regions (like the polar bear and snowy owls), comparisons of animal sizes, and specifics about two kinds of penguins and they have 52 task cards to try.

    Exploring Space Nonfiction Task Cards Students have reading selections about the Solar System, the planets, astronauts, and the Hubble telescope with 64 task cards.

    Rocks, Minerals, and Volcanoes Nonfiction Task Cards Students have reading selections about the rock cycle, how rocks are made, spelunking, kinds of volcanoes, why volcanoes erupt, and how volcanoes are dangerous with 52 task cards.

    Groundhog Day Nonfiction Task Cards Students have reading selections about the legend of the groundhog and how the day came to be, a closer look at specific parts of Groundhog Day, facts about groundhogs, hibernation, and lists of famous sayings that involve animals. This set has 60 cards.

    The Skeleton Nonfiction Text Features and Task Cards Students will read about the skeleton, what bones are made of, comparisons of the number of bones animals have, specific information about a few bones, fun facts about a few bones, and trivia about bones. There are 64 task cards in this set.

    Sharks Nonfiction Text Features and Task Cards In this set students will read about shark attacks, compare sizes of sharks, shark teeth, specifics about a gentle shark, shark anatomy, and information about 6 kinds of sharks. There are 56 task cards.

    Valentine's Day Text Features and Task Cards In this set students will read about flowers as gifts, the teddy bear, Hershey, Pennsylvania, money spent on Valentines, gifts that are not liked, and more! The set includes 60 cards.

    Winter Sports Text Features and Task Cards The magazine articles are about unusual sports, ice boating, ice biking, ice fishing, curling, figure skating, speed skating, hockey, skiing, chair lifts, and more! The set includes 60 cards.

    Pirates Text Features and Task Cards The magazine articles are about pirate phrases, pirate clothing, pirate ships, jobs on the ship, buried treasure, and pirate trivia. The set includes 60 task cards.

    Amazon Rainforest Text Features and Task Cards The magazine articles are about the location of the Amazon, the river, the sloth, jaguar, green anaconda, a snake comparison, the Heliconia flower, and the rainforest canopy. The set includes 68 task cards.

    Amusement Parks Text Features and Task Cards The magazine articles are about the beginning of the roller coaster, wood vs steel coasters, how coasters work, how Ferris Wheels began, how a Ferris Wheel works, the first wave pools, water slides, and more. The set includes 68 task cards.

    Spiders Text Features and Task Cards

    The magazine articles include groups for spiders, thedifference between venomous and poisonous, most venomous spiders, the daddy-long-legs spider, sizes of spiders, where spiders are found, body parts diagram, importance of spiders, and Black Widow trivia This set includes 56 task cards.

    Be sure you check the previews to see the magazine pages. Each set is provided in gorgeous color with clip art and photos to illustrate. Task cards have colorful backgrounds and best of all, everything is included in black/white versions. Click on any of the titles above to visit the individual pages.

    This bundle now contains 12 task card sets. I may add more! Each additional set added will increase the price- so grab it now! Future updates will be downloadable to you at no additional charge.

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