This integrated language arts and science unit plan includes; a unit overview, 15 step by step lesson plans, and 8 worksheets that get students involved with the book and learning. It requires very little lesson planning on your part. These worksheets and activities are fun and exciting and require higher level thinking. It will help your students to become more aware of their environment and the impact they have on it.
Some examples of some lessons or activities you will find in this unit:
- KWL Chart
-Links to interesting videos that teach more about owls and old growth forests.
- Ven Diagram
-Opinion writing assignment
-Narrative writing assignment
-Research activity on old growth forests and animals
-Story development worksheet
-Food Chain worksheet
-Endangered animal report
- Graphic organizers
- Unit Project
- Unit Test
My students loved this book and it is my favorite book I have read and taught to my students. They loved all the activities that went along with it. They really got into the learning and had lots of fun in the process! It is aligned to the core so you know your students will be learning what they need to be to succeed. It covers almost all common core standards of reading and writing.