“Seashells” is primarily a nonfiction (informational text) unit regarding shells. It includes information on:
What are shells? Who lives in shells? How are shells made? Why are shells different colors? How do shells grow? Who studies shells?
The unit then describes some common Atlantic Coast Seashells.
There are sorting mats for the shells described.
A simple poem about Atlantic Coast Shells using photographs.
Included is a phonemic manipulation activity focusing on the ‘ell’ sound in shell.
There is a cut, sequence, paste and read sentence about shells. A draw and describe activity about shells. Writing a Shell Haiku activity. And a Shell Observe-Wonder-Learned-worksheet.