Here is a great shared reading unit for Earth Day. There is a reading passage (there is a colored copy and B&W copy included), 5 day lesson plan and extension activities included. The extension activities teach the following skills:
~Print concepts (capital letters, punctuation, genre)
~Finding facts in a passage
~Grammar (nouns, verbs, adjectives, pronouns) and Contractions
If you have any questions or comments about the unit, please feel free to contact me. Enjoy and happy teaching!
~Miss Lee's Little Learners