This packet contains an integrated Science and ELA mini-unit based on Common Core Performance Standards in ELA and Georgia Performance Standards in Science.
1. Anchor charts
2. Nonfiction mini-reader
3. Comprehension questions to accompany mini-reader
4. Vocabulary cards for word wall
5. “Stars” concept map (one for girls and one for boys)
6. “Stars” writing stationary (one for girls and one for boys.)
7. “Starburst” candy graph. (Be sure to buy a big bag of Starbursts and give students some in a baggie. The individual packs of Starburst have 3 of each color. Not good for graphing!)
8. “Stars” comprehension scoot with answer sheets.
Suggested Additional Literature
Stars by Martha Rustad
The Stars by Patricia Whitehouse