This activity can be used in various ways:
In this activity or assessment, students will choose an invention to research and gather information on. They will make sure they provide sources using books and websites. Then, they will write a paragraph, summarizing their research. They will make sure to use text evidence in their paragraph.
Standards that will be assessed for this are optional and listed below:
5.L.1- I can use my resources to spell words correctly.
5.L.2- I can write using correct capitalization and punctuation.
5.W.8- I can gather information, summarize, and provide sources for my research.
5.W.9- I can use evidence from various texts to support my ideas and research.