*Common Core Aligned* Here is everything you need to complete an easy step-by-step research paper with your students!
This 20-page packet is an integrated language arts and science project for upper elementary students. It is specifically aligned to 4th grade reading, writing, and research standards for Common Core. However, it also easily aligns with 3rd and 5th grade Common Core standards. The students will study Animal Adaptations specifically found in the animals from the Temperate Forests of North America.
Each student will select an animal from the Temperate Forest, which covers the eastern third of North America. The students will research, write a report, create a powerpoint presentation, and present the powerpoint in class. Grading Rubric Included!
Included in the packet are the following:
-Multiple websites for student research (provided for nearly a dozen animals in the forest biome)
-Listing of Common Core Standards addressed (Reading, Writing, Speaking & Listening, Grammar)
~ Research Topic Questions
~ Student Note-taking Grid
~ Formatted Research Paper templates
~ Blank Bibliography Page
~ Editing Checklist
~ Powerpoint Storyboard
~ Certificate of Completion
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