Science Warriors by Sneed B. Collard III: A Nonfiction Book Study Unit is designed for teachers of students reading award-winning author Collard's nonfiction book, Science Warriors: The Battle Against Invasive Species (Houghton Mifflin, 2008). This engaging nonfiction book will inform your students about scientists and their work to control fire ants, zebra mussels, and other invasive species in the United States.
Science Warriors by Sneed B. Collard III: A Nonfiction Book Study includes these features:
*A teacher's page with suggestions for using each section of the unit and a list of online resources
*The three-page Oral Reading and Discussion Guide, your map through the book, including a summary, discussion questions, and vocabulary for each chapter
*A twenty-five word glossary
*A vocabulary review using the words in sentence context (includes an answer key)
*A fifty-question vocabulary test matching words with definitions and using the words in sentence context (includes an answer key)
*One page review for each of the four chapters with answer keys
*Questions for Independent Readers which lists all the questions in the Oral Reading and Discussion Guide, formatted for student use. This can be an independent activity or a review. An answer key is provided.
*Comprehension test with ten matching questions, six multiple-choice questions, and four open response questions. An answer key is provided.
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