My All About Bees packet is a nonfiction unit of study that will take your students through the life cycle of a honey bee.
Included you will fine:
Nonfiction and Fictional recommended text
Links to great sites to supplement the lesson including a video of bees hatching in my classroom.
There are hands on learning centers with response sheets and a making words center.
Included in this 52 page file you will find the following:
Setting the Stage Ideas
Anticipation Guide for The Honey Makers by Gail Gibbons
Buddy Reading Vocabulary Boxes
This is what I know about bees Writing Prompt
Can, Have, Are for bees
Diagram of a bee and also a diagram to label
20 Vocabulary Words for bees
Bee Fact Sheet
A Bee Fact sheet for drones, workers and queen bees
2 Opinion Writing Prompts for bees
Bee T Chart
Bee Venn Diagram
Life Cycle Diagram
Video of Bees Hatching in my Classroom
Reading Rainbow video response sheet
*A Book Study for The Bee Tree by Patricia Polacco
Including a Pre Reading and Vocabulary for the Story
A Bubble Map
Think About Writing Prompt
Summarize Response Sheet
Character Change Response Sheet
*5 Science Experiments:
How many bees make a teaspoon of honey?
Cross Pollination-Includes a demonstration video & Templates
3 Dancing Bees (How bees communicate?)
Cotton Ball-Where is my hive?
Sorting Stingers directions and response mat
An Acrostic Poem