Solar Eclipse Science! - Leveled Informational Texts & Temperature Observations
Treat your students to some scientific knowledge about the August Solar Eclipse!
This solar eclipse science set comes with 2 leveled informational texts with each text coming in three difference levels: Grades 2-3, 4-5, and 6-8.
Solar Eclipse Article 1: Totality Awesome!
Solar Eclipse Article 2: Eclipse Extinctions
The solar eclipse science set also comes with an easy to use temperature graphing template so students can record then make a visual representation of how the temperatures behaved during the different phases of the eclipse.
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The Common Core in Math and Language Arts as well as the Next Generation Science Standards calls for a large increase in non-fiction reading and analysis.
This products addresses Informational Text analysis in the Common Core.
This article of Science by the Week provides teachers with an incredibly easy way to provide students with practice by reading true, current, and interesting science articles.
1. Each article runs on one side of one piece of paper for easy printing.
2. The back of each article contains analysis questions that require students to think.
3. An answer key is given for each article.
These articles have been tested and used by thousands of students in major school districts. They were designed to be given Monday of each week and then discussed in class on Friday but can be used in many different ways.