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- When you need enrichment for early finishers or emergency lesson plans, use standards based lessons that build critical thinking and scientific literacy skills without taking your curriculum off the rails.Each of these 8 lesson plans are designed to take 1 day to complete and are intended for gradesPrice $16.00Original Price $20.00Save $4.00
When you're assembling your sub folder, choose a meaningful assignment that will help build scientific literacy. This resource addresses the NGSS standards of critical thinking and communication skills including scientific literacy which apply to all of the benchmarks.In addition to sub plans, this resource is a great early finisher activity or enrichment activity for students during a unit in geologic time, solar system, or land forms.
This activity includes:
- 2 page document about groundhog day, the history of groundhog day and examine Punxsatawney Phil's accuracy
- 2 page worksheet including analysis questions applying what you've learned.
- suggested answer key
- link to create an editable copy
- Easel activity
It is designed to take 5th-8th graders one class period to complete independently. No prep or materials required. Also useful for early finishers or for enrichment.