I use this research paper in my 2nd grade classroom after reading the story The Secret Life of Trees by Barbara Shook Hazen. You could use this with any Tree Unit. The students use the QR code to locate the website. After choosing a specific type of tree the students then do their research and fill out the report sheet. The website provided is AWESOME... tons of information and pictures.
ELA CC Standards covered:
I also incorporated numerous science standards during this unit: Plant Parts, Life Cycle, Habitats, etc...