Teachers Pay Teachers

Research WinterPolar bears, Reindeer&Penguins...Oh My! Animals of Polar Regions

Grade Levels
Product Rating
File Type
PDF (Acrobat) Document File
Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing.
8.36 MB   |   31 pages

PRODUCT DESCRIPTION

Polar Bears, Reindeer and Penguins…OH MY!
Learning about Animals of the Polar Regions That Interest Young Children
A Non-Fiction Report Writing Fun Activity for December or Anytime!

Usually around the time between Thanksgiving and Winter Break, many children are excited and look forward to celebrating some special holidays. On the east coast, they are also interested in animals that have adapted to snow and live in Polar Regions. The
animals that they seem to enjoy most are: Polar Bears, Penguins and of course Reindeers.

This mini unit includes fact cards, written in kid friendly language, about those 3 animals and encourages children to explore in further depth information about them. Children will be enthusiastic to find books in the library to research these animals.

Here is what is Included:
12 Fact cards about Polar bears.
16 Fact cards about Penguins.
20 Fact cards about Penguins
12 Fact cards about Reindeer.
Fact and Opinion Frame
KWL Frame
Can, Have, Are Frame
Venn Diagram to compare and contrast 2 animals of choice.
Determining Important Idea Frame Color and B and W.
A frame for Report Writing
Ideas for catchy beginnings, what to include in the body of the report and ideas for ending the report.
Writing paper to use for a good draft.
Craftivity to use for mounting reports.

You can do this research as a whole class reading a book and presenting facts or partners for some and you pull a group of students who may need assistance. You can also complete this one on one as an intervention with an aid while others complete it in a way that works for them. This activity can be differentiated as needed. For Example, I am using this with Kindergarten and just having them display the Can, Have, Are sheets with their chosen animals.

Thank you for purchasing, downloading, browsing, following and inspiring! I hope this brings a bit of sunshine your way! I appreciate customer feedback and comments. If you find anything in this packet that needs to be reworked or might work better for your students, please let me know and I will be happy to rework any activity/packet that you have purchased to fit your needs.
Joy's Sunshine and Lollipops
FB: Sunshine and Lollipops
IG: Joy's Sunshine and Lollipops
Pinterest: Sunshine and Lollipops

Credits:
To earn credit for future purchases, go to My Purchases page (you may need to login). Beside each purchase you'll see a Provide Feedback button. Simply click it and you will be taken to a page where you can give a quick rating and leave a short comment for the product. Each time you give feedback, you receive feedback credits that you use to lower the cost of your future purchases. I value
and appreciate your feedback as it helps me decide which products are most helpful and valuable for your students. I Love to create so if there is anything that you might need or want to make your job easier, just let me know!

If you would like to be the first to know about my new discounts, freebies and product launches, click to become a follower and this “easy peasy” action will now send you email updates about this store. ☺ Thanks, Kathy








Total Pages
31
Answer Key
N/A
Teaching Duration
N/A

Average Ratings

4.0
Overall Quality:
4.0
Accuracy:
4.0
Practicality:
4.0
Thoroughness:
4.0
Creativity:
4.0
Clarity:
4.0
Total:
18 ratings
COMMENTS AND RATINGS:
Please log in to post a question.
PRODUCT QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS:
$3.25
Digital Download
ADD ONE TO CART
User Rating: 4.0/4.0
 (1,271 Followers)
$3.25
Digital Download
ADD ONE TO CART
Research WinterPolar bears, Reindeer&Penguins...Oh My!  An
Research WinterPolar bears, Reindeer&Penguins...Oh My!  An
Research WinterPolar bears, Reindeer&Penguins...Oh My!  An
Research WinterPolar bears, Reindeer&Penguins...Oh My!  An