Plate Tectonics Science and Literacy Lesson Set
- Common Core and 5th grade STAAR (TEKS) aligned
Easy to follow!
Fun for the students!
These activities are created to incorporate reading and writing into the Science curriculum. This lesson is designed to fit the typical 45-50 minute Science class time, while leaving time for other learning activities such as using an interactive science notebook, word wall activities, and writing in planners.
These activities are created to incorporate reading and writing into the Science curriculum. Each lesson is designed to last about a week, and encourage student participation.
Lessons are aligned with the Common Core State Standards and the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills.
The lesson set is written for 5th grade Science using TEKS (Standards) from 3rd through 7th grade.
On level: 5th grade
Great supplement for grades 4th – 8th grades depending on your learners’ needs.
Sample Lesson Plan for the week
Attention Grabber: Continent Coloring and Earth’s Tectonics
Word Wall Building Activities
Reading with Graphic Organizer: Plate Tectonics with a chart
Writing with Key Terms: Plate Tectonics
Lab/ Activity: Plate Tectonics Moving Boundaries Lab Stations
Writing Extension Activity
Daily Science Starters: Plate Tectonics
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