This is a two week unit all about recycling. The unit includes the following materials:
- two week lesson plan write up
- book list for 10 recycling fiction/nonfictional text
- vocabulary card (9 vocabulary words for the unit)
- recycling posters for classroom recycling bins
- writing projects
- opinion letter writing with rough draft and final copy pages
- brochure writing (another opinion piece)
- writing center materials which include 2 writing prompts and 2 list centers
- Student Journal: this journal includes all "response to text" pages that can be used after each read aloud story. Week one focuses on compare and contrast and week two focuses on main idea and details.
- Extension activity: linked to Shel Silverstein poem
- Craft Projects: which include, milk carton planter, bird feeder, and water bottle piggy bank.