Use the mentor text "Shark Lady: The True Story of How Eugenie Clark Became the Ocean's Most Fearless Scientist" to practice reading strategies while teaching your students about a great role model with a growth mindset.
Activities included are:
~ Character trait diagram
~ RACE response strategy explanation, example, & 4 response sheets
~ Text debate: are sharks mindless killers?
~ Visualizing using vivid descriptions
~ Eugenie’s discoveries Instagram post
~ Shark research activity
~ Eugenie’s new species research activity
~ STEAM challenge: design a diver