Snowflake Bentley Activities: A Winter Themed Literature and Science Unit

Snowflake Bentley Activities: A Winter Themed Literature and Science Unit
Snowflake Bentley Activities: A Winter Themed Literature and Science Unit
Snowflake Bentley Activities: A Winter Themed Literature and Science Unit
Snowflake Bentley Activities: A Winter Themed Literature and Science Unit
Snowflake Bentley Activities: A Winter Themed Literature and Science Unit
Snowflake Bentley Activities: A Winter Themed Literature and Science Unit
Snowflake Bentley Activities: A Winter Themed Literature and Science Unit
Snowflake Bentley Activities: A Winter Themed Literature and Science Unit
Grade Levels
Product Rating
File Type

PDF (Acrobat) Document File

Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing.

53 MB|186 pages
Share
Product Description
My students loved unit which integrates literature and science to accompany the Caldecott award winning book Snowflake Bentley. There are so many activities for your students in 2nd grade through 5th grade to choose from! I also included a mini book on how snowflakes are formed. In this unit, students delve deeply into analyzing and interpreting literature. You can use the materials with a whole class, with small groups, in a center, or for independent study. For younger students, I would recommend it as a read aloud. No matter which grade level you teach, there are plenty of activities for you to choose from and to allow you to differentiate according to the needs of your students.

Be sure to check out the preview for a more comprehensive view of what is included!

ACTIVITIES IN THIS UNIT INCLUDE:

❄ 30 Comprehension Question Cards
❄ Summarization – Someone Wanted But So
❄ Character traits anchor chart
❄ Snowflake Bentley Character Analysis (versions to differentiate)
❄ Got to Hand It To You Snowflake Bentley character analysis
❄ Snowflake Bentley Character Foldable with an I Am Poem inside
❄ Fact or Opinion Activity
❄ Walk in the Footsteps of Snowflake Bentley sequencing activity
❄ Cause and Effect activity
❄ Snowflake Bentley Fortunately/Unfortunately story
❄ Theme Anchor Chart
❄ Understanding the theme worksheet
❄ Similes activity sheet
❄ Poem in Two Voices – comparing Snowflake Bentley to John James Audubon
❄ I am Unique writing activity
❄ Persuasive Writing Activity
❄ Newspaper Article writing activity
❄ My Gift to the World writing activity
❄ Book Review writing activity
❄ Interview the author activity
❄ Looking Closer activity
❄ Vocabulary Cards with matching definition cards
❄ Synonym and antonym game
❄ Syllables matching cards and game
❄ Parts of speech sorting activity
❄ Making OW words
❄ Analogies activity sheet

SNOWFLAKE ACTIVITIES:
❄ Growing Borax crystal snowflakes science investigation
❄ Book about the life cycle of snowflakes in both color and b/w to save ink!
❄ I am Snowflake Bentley activity
❄ Snowflake Acrostic Poem activity
❄ The Important Thing About Snowflakes activity
❄ Snowflake facts mini book activity
❄ Classifying photographs of real snowflakes activity
❄ Making words from the letters in snowflake



****************************************************************************
BELOW ARE LINKS TO SOME OTHER PRODUCTS YOU MIGHT BE INTERESTED IN

Winter Theme Beginning Logic Puzzles.

Chicken Sunday Literature Guide.

Martin Has a Dream – A Unit On Martin Luther King, Jr..


*****************************************************************************
CUSTOMER TIPS:

How to get TPT credit to use on future purchases:
• Please go to your My Purchases page (you may need to login). Beside each purchase you'll see a Provide Feedback button. Simply click it and you will be taken to a page where you can give a quick rating and leave a short comment for the product. Each time you give feedback, TPT gives you feedback credits that you use to lower the cost of your future purchases. I value your feedback greatly as it helps me determine which products are most valuable for your classroom so I can create more for you. ☺

Be the first to know about my new discounts, freebies and product launches:
• Look for the green star next to my store logo and click it to become a follower. Voila! You will now receive email updates about this store. ☺

*****************************************************************************

Keep 'em Thinking!
Susan Morrow

CONNECT WITH ME

Follow Keep 'em Thinking Blog
Follow me on Facebook
Follow me on Pinterest


Total Pages
186 pages
Answer Key
Included with rubric
Teaching Duration
N/A
Report this Resource
Loading...
$7.50
Digital Download
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
$7.50
Digital Download
Teachers Pay Teachers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

Learn More

Keep in Touch!

Sign up