Here is a packet of short study (25 pages) on the life-cycle of the mealworm integrating science and language arts.
Grade 1-3 level depending on student ability.
Please find included:
• One page showing 4 stages of life cycle with labels plus blank organizer for students
• One page showing 4 stages of life cycle with short description plus blank organizer for students
• Two pages of “just right” reading further describing appearance, diet, predators and habitat
Accompanying language arts activities:
Vocabulary, sentence write, word sort, make words, cloze (I would like, I wouldn’t like),
8 days daily edit
(edit as a class, suggested edit marks included, rewrite edited sentences—interlined paper included),
30 card word sort for each stage of life cycle (could be used for assessment).
Graphics are simple and appropriate.
Pages are clean looking.
25 pages in total with answer keys for more time consuming pages.