Science in ELA Informational Text Passages & Tasks Integrating Visuals BUNDLE

Science in ELA Informational Text Passages & Tasks Integrating Visuals BUNDLE
Science in ELA Informational Text Passages & Tasks Integrating Visuals BUNDLE
Science in ELA Informational Text Passages & Tasks Integrating Visuals BUNDLE
Science in ELA Informational Text Passages & Tasks Integrating Visuals BUNDLE
Science in ELA Informational Text Passages & Tasks Integrating Visuals BUNDLE
Science in ELA Informational Text Passages & Tasks Integrating Visuals BUNDLE
Science in ELA Informational Text Passages & Tasks Integrating Visuals BUNDLE
Science in ELA Informational Text Passages & Tasks Integrating Visuals BUNDLE
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  1. NO PREP PRINTABLES! High-interest topic! Super interesting & informative informational text passage explains why & how ice cream is a complex substance (It is a foamy emulsion made possible by freezing-point depression!). Students will summarize central ideas in a fun ice cream cone graphic
  2. NO PREP PRINTABLES! Interesting & informative 2-page informational text passage about how much fresh water is available and why there are shortages when demand has not yet exceeded the supply. Students will need to be able to read percentages which are all throughout the text as well as in a cha
  3. NO PREP PRINTABLES! Your students are wondering why there are seasons, so they will want to read this HIGH-INTEREST informative 2-page informational text passage that incorporates visuals - 2 diagrams and an interactive hand demonstration. Perfect for getting students to integrate information presen
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NO PREP PRINTABLES! 3 highly engaging informational text passages that thoroughly explain science topics your students are curious about! Tasks get them to integrate information presented visually, quantitatively, & in words. Also gets them to hone in on & summarize central ideas. Also gets students to refer to & cite text. (Aligns to CCSS RI.1, RI.2, RI.7, RI.6-8.7)

Can be used in ELA or as a "Literacy in Science" activity for science class. Could be used as homework or fill-in. Great for test prep.

Great for middle schoolers who are tough to motivate!

This digital download includes the following three products:

1) Ice Cream Science:

Informational Text Passage & Tasks (Integrate Visual Information)

CONTENTS (Ice Cream Science):

1. Informational Text Passage (1 page): "Ice Cream Science"

2. Task A: Summarize Central Ideas (using fun ice cream cone graphic organizer)

3. Task B: Integrate Information Presented Visually, Quantitatively, & in Words (using recipe card to write a how-to video script)

4. Task C: Cite Text to Support Analysis (Analyze What Makes Melted Ice Cream Gross and Quote Text)

5. Fun Bonus Activity: fill-in-the-blank informative narrative

5. Answer Key

2) Earth's Water Supply: Informational Text Passage & Tasks (Integrate Visual & Quantitative Information)

CONTENTS (Earth's Water Supply)

1. Informational Text Passage with Chart (2 pages): "Earth's Water Supply"

2. Task A: Reading Comprehension Questions (Aligns to CCRA RI.1 and RI.2 as students hone in on central ideas and refer back to text to synthesize information.)

3. Task B: Integrate Information Presented in Words, Visually, and Quantitatively (Aligns to RI.7 and RST.6-8.7 as students refer to numerical/statistical information in text and chart.)

4. Answer Key

3) Why There Are Seasons: Informational Text Passage & Tasks (Integrate Visual Information)

CONTENTS (Why There Are Seasons):

1. Informational Text Passage (2 pages with 2 diagrams): "Why There Are Seasons"

2. Task A: Integrate Information Presented Visually & in Words (Students look at diagrams as well as do an interactive hand demonstration & answer questions)

3. Task B: Reading Comprehension Questions

4. Answer Key

DO YOU WANT MORE HIGH INTEREST NONFICTION? SUPER INTERESTING INFORMATIONAL TEXT PASSAGES WITH 10 TARGETED TASKS found here:

Volume 1: Informational Text Passages & Targeted Tasks for ALL 10 RI STANDARDS Volume 1

Volume 2: Informational Text Passages & Targeted Tasks for ALL 10 RI STANDARDS Volume 2

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