The Seven Continents: Reading Passages, Slide Show, Globe Craft & More!

The Seven Continents: Reading Passages, Slide Show, Globe Craft & More!
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The Seven Continents: Reading Passages, Slide Show, Globe Craft & More!
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The Seven Continents: Reading Passages, Slide Show, Globe Craft & More!
The Seven Continents: Reading Passages, Slide Show, Globe Craft & More!
The Seven Continents: Reading Passages, Slide Show, Globe Craft & More!
The Seven Continents: Reading Passages, Slide Show, Globe Craft & More!
The Seven Continents: Reading Passages, Slide Show, Globe Craft & More!
The Seven Continents: Reading Passages, Slide Show, Globe Craft & More!
The Seven Continents: Reading Passages, Slide Show, Globe Craft & More!
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Need an easy to use comprehensive resource for the major land masses of the world? This social studies unit is packed full with facts, features, reading passages and comprehension questions, a research globe craftivity, and more to help you bring the seven continents to life!

PRODUCT INCLUDES:

- Facts & Features of each continent (PPT & printable slides)

- 15 page Informational Mini Book (fill in the blank, short answer & more)

- 54 pages! Reading Passages & Comprehension Questions for each continent (3 differentiated levels!)

- Cardinal Directions

- Continents Song

- Globe Craftivity (research & writing project)

- Writing Prompts

- Pocket Chart Cards

- Bulletin Board Display

- Assessment (matching & true/false)

PRODUCT DESCRIPTION

Facts and Features PowerPoint (& PDF version)

This PowerPoint includes slides for each continent (North America, South America, Europe, Africa, Asia, Australia, and Antarctica). The first slide is filled with facts and key features that coincides with the informational mini book included. A collage of beautiful photos is included for each continent to give your students a glimpse of some of these features. A PDF version is also included, if you wish to print and use the slides as anchor charts, or to be included in your bulletin board display.

Informational Mini-Book

A 15 page mini book that coincides directly with the facts and features PowerPoint is included in this resource. Your students will fill in the blank, answer questions, and illustrate pictures for each of the continents. This is a great way to keep your students engaged and on target.

Reading Passages & Comprehension Questions (3 Differentiated Levels)

Perfect for close reading! This resource includes 3 differentiated reading level passages for EACH of the seven continents. Comprehension questions are included for every reading passage. Level 1 & 2 are one page reading passages for each continent. Level 3 is a two page reading passage for each continent. A one page set of differentiated comprehension questions are included for each reading passage. Please note that informational text generally includes vocabulary or key terms that may be higher than grade level.

Globe Craftivity

Your students will complete a fun globe craftivity to show what they have learned. This craftivity is versatile, in that it can be used to demonstrate knowledge gained directly from the facts and features included in this unit, or from a student's own time of research. This craftivity includes single lined writing spaces (pictured), and also triple lined writing spaces to meet your classroom needs.

Cardinal Directions

This resource includes several PowerPoint slides and practice sheets on cardinal directions. Two versions are included depending on how in-depth you choose to go. Pocket chart cards that can be placed on your classroom walls to mark North, South, East, West are also included.

Continents Song

Memorize the continents through a fun song. Printable poster and student song sheets are included.

Worksheets & Writing Paper

Writing paper with several prompts are provided in this unit. This resource includes both single line and triple lined paper to meet your classroom needs. Also provided, are practice sheets for determining the location of each continent, and marking cardinal directions.

Bulletin Board Header

Make displaying student work a breeze with a printable bulletin board header ("The Seven Continents")! There are several styles choices included. Also included are headers for each of the continents.

Pocket Chart Cards

This resource includes pocket chart cards for each of the 7 continents (North America, South America, Europe, Africa, Asia, Australia and Antarctica), as well as for cardinal directions (North, South, East, West). Color and blackline versions are included to meet your printing needs.

Assessment

A short assessment sheet is provided that includes matching, and true and false. Several of the other worksheets provided can also be used as an assessment tool.

Please be sure to check out the preview for a closer look!

Thank you! Have a blessed day.

Michelle McDonald

B.A.E.

Social Studies Education, K-12

Elementary Education K-8

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