There are 5 pages of informational text, 3 response pages with text dependent comprehension questions and interactive notebook inserts to review concepts and record information, plus a writing page.
The science information is rich so students can practice reading skills such as making inferences and looking at text features.
This resource is designed to be used as a reading comprehension passage with questions using a CLOSE reading strategy.
This resource is great for when a teacher needs a quick no prep lesson that is high interest. Works well as sub plans.
Science Concepts Include:
Life Cycle of Sea Turtles
Sea Turtle Behavior
Predators and Prey
If you are looking for reading comprehension passages for ecology, environmental awareness or Earth Day, then this is a great resource for your students!
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