Research Task Cards for the whole year! This bundle includes 200 task cards and 50 writing prompts with monthly themes! Perfect to reinforce student reading, research and writing skills. This bundle of task cards features monthly themes and utilizes the website Wonderopolis. Sure to get your students thinking and talking, this set of cards includes a QR code to take your students to the exact place they need to be. Don't have a QR reader? Instructions for accessing the correct article is included on each card.
January: Resolutions, Name that Month, Snowflakes, Polar Bears, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
February: Groundhog Day, Abraham Lincoln, Valentine's Chocolate, George Washington, Leap Year
March: March Madness, Ides of March, Leprechauns, Rainbows, Kites
April: April Fools' Day, April Showers, Earth Day, Diamonds, Arbor Day
May: Cinco de Mayo, All About Derbies, Mother's Day, Paper Airplanes, Memorial Day
June/July/August: Ice Cream Trucks, Fastest Swimmer, Fireworks, Hot Dogs, Sand Animation
September (Labor Day, School Buses, Dot Day, School Lunches, Football)
October: Monster Mash, Jack-O-Lanterns, Trick-or-Treating, Ghosts, Costumes); November: Veterans Day, Plymouth Rock, Cornucopias, Talking Turkey, Parades
December: Saint Nick, Gift Wrap, Candy Canes, Christmas Trees
Also included is an answer sheet and writing prompt for each topic.
This product can be used as a whole class activity or a center. I have included a center sign and direction sheet as well. The product also includes an answer key.
This product is perfect to reinforce the following standards:
RI, 3.1; W.3.3
RI, 4.1; W.4.3
RI, 5,1; W.5.3
AASL: 1.1.6, 1.1.8, 2.1.4, 2.1.6, 3.1.3, 4.1.3, 4.1.8, 4.2.1
I recommend printing the task cards on card stock and laminating for durability. Everything else is print and go!
These Task Cards are also sold individually:
January Research Task Cards
February Research Task Cards
March Research Task Cards
April Research Task Cards
May Research Task Cards
June/July/August Research Task Cards
September Research Task Cards
October Research Task Cards
November Research Task Cards
December Research Task Cards