Science Close Reading The Moon's Orbit Evidence & Text-Dependent Packet

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By using the FOCUS close reading format for teaching the Moon's Orbit, students will search through the text to learn vocabulary and key concepts in how gravity affects the moon's orbit. Activities in this packet provide consistency and effectiveness for both students and teachers. Each step is designed for scaffolding and targeting students learning styles. Enjoy this step-by-step close reading method that is sure to help you and your students get into a steady close reading routine!

By using the FOCUS close reading format for the moon's orbit, students will search through the text to learn vocabulary and key concepts. Activities in this packet provide consistency and effectiveness for both student's and teachers.


Includes:

*5 Vocabulary Posters

*Teacher Guide and Checklist- Provides guidance and documentation for student success.

*Rubrics- 2 FOCUS rubrics are provided to help you understand the purpose and your students progress.

*1 Close Read Passage- 860 Lexile

*1 Student Goal Tracker- Students become more aware of their thinking and learning as they track their progress

---Activities---

*ThinkBox- After labeling and reading the text independently, students will complete a think box to organize their thoughts. Questions are text dependent and evidence must be cited from the text.

*Unwrapping the text- Students will analyze the structure of the text and its text features to complete an engaging and insightful activity. By searching and citing the text, students will become more familiar with the content.

*Show- Students may choose from 4 task cards (or you can choose one in advance) to complete a higher level activity to show comprehension of the material.

*Stations- (3) Integrates art and writing to provide additional review of the content


Rubrics- FOCUS rubrics are provided to help you understand the purpose and your students progress.

Activities:

ThinkBox- After labeling and reading the text independently, students will complete a think box to organize their thoughts. Questions are text dependent and evidence must be cited from the text.

Unwrapping the text- Students will analyze the text and its text features to complete an engaging activity. By searching and citing the text, students will become more familiar with the content.

Show- Students may choose from 4 task cards (or you can choose one in advance) to complete a higher level activity to show comprehension of the material

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Total Pages
28
Answer Key
Rubric only
Teaching Duration
3 Days

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Science Close Reading The Moon's Orbit  Evidence & Text-De
Science Close Reading The Moon's Orbit  Evidence & Text-De
Science Close Reading The Moon's Orbit  Evidence & Text-De
Science Close Reading The Moon's Orbit  Evidence & Text-De