Penguins: Reading and Writing Activities

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This Penguin themed packet is designed to teach students about Penguins through Informative Reading texts, Poetry, and Writing activities. Students will learn about 8 different kinds of penguins, locate where they live on a map, write informative texts, opinion pieces, compare and contrast 2 penguin species, and a Penguin Report. Also included are literacy activities to determine Facts and Opinions, writing Adjectives about Penguins, and Poetry activities. Reading texts are differentiated at the 2nd and 3d Grade levels. CCSS are included in the first few pages. Lesson instructions are included for all activities. (B/W copies included)


Table of Contents:
Common Core Standards
Map of the Southern Hemisphere and Activities
Note-Taking Graphic Organizer
2nd Grade Reading Text: “All About Penguins” and Comprehension Questions
3rd Grade Reading Text: “All About Penguins” and Comprehension Questions
Main Idea and Details Graphic Organizer
Informative Text Information Chart
Summary Paragraph Writing Papers: “All About Penguins”
Kinds of Penguins Fact Cards and Map Location Activity
Opinion Piece Writing Activity: “The Most Interesting Penguin”
Penguin Picture/Fact Card Matching Activity
Venn Diagram: Compare and Contrast 2 types of Penguins
Compare and Contrast Student Writing Paper
Interesting Penguin Facts Reading and Writing Activity
Opinion Piece Information Chart
Opinion Piece Writing Graphic Organizers
Fact and Opinion Information Chart
Fact/Opinion Whole Class Activity
Fact or Opinion Center Activity
Adjective Information Chart
Writing Adjectives about Penguins
“How to be a Penguin” Poem
“Penguin” Cinquain Writing Activity
Penguin Report Graphic Organizer
Penguin Report Booklet
Wrap-Up: What I Learned About Penguins Writing Activity
Class Poetry and Writing Book Covers

***Please download the Preview File to see sample pages of all the reading texts as well as sample pages of the writing and other activities in this packet. Thank you.
Total Pages
79
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Penguins: Reading and Writing Activities
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Penguins: Reading and Writing Activities
Penguins: Reading and Writing Activities