Create a passion for penguins with this nonfiction literacy and math mini unit! The literacy portion of this unit is designed to give younger students an opportunity to explore a nonfiction topic in depth. The research portion allows you to select the pages appropriate for your students. This unit also includes a variety of engaging literacy and math activities. Your students will love learning about penguins with this delightful unit!
Included In This Unit:
All About Penguins - nonfiction classroom resource (color)
All About Penguins - emergent reader (reproducible student version)
All About Penguins Research Guide - which includes vocabulary pages, penguin diagram, map, writing page, tree map, venn diagram
A Penguin Grows Up - interactive life cycle booklet (student reproducible version)
Penguin Rhymes - Students find the rhyming penguins and write the words on their recording sheet.
Penguin True/False - Pocket Chart Cards and accompanying student reproducible.
Make & Label A Penguin - Students will construct a paper penguin, label the parts, and unscramble a caption for the picture.
How Tall Are Penguins? - This is a whole class measuring activity to compare the actual heights of the 17 kinds of penguins in the classroom information book.
Save The Penguins - A partner addition and subtraction game.
5 Playful Penguins (An original rhyming tab book) - Classroom Version (color)
5 Playful Penguins (An original rhyming tab book) - Student Version (reproducible)
Subtracting From 5 - This can be used after reading the 5 Playful Penguins to help students decompose 5.
Penguin Practice - Penguin addition cards for whole group or small group addition practice.
Where Is The Penguin? - An interactive positional word book (student reproducible version)
* Easy Prep! Teacher directions included.
* Student recording sheets included for each activity.
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