*Please note that this product contains my close reading activity for Tell Me Tree by Gail Gibbons. If you buy this product do not buy the close reading activity as well.
This 65 page unit is everything you need to teach about trees, the parts of a tree, and how the seasons effect a tree. The entire unit is common core aligned. It includes a three day close reading activity using the book Tell Me Tree by Gail Gibbons. It also includes writing prompts and organizers for narrative, opinion and informational writing, a science journal, math computation activities, and two craftivities.
Why are Trees Important?
Two Main Types of Trees
Parts of a Tree
Trees in Winter
Trees in Spring
Trees in Summer
Trees in Fall
8 page Adopt A Tree Journal
2 narrative writing prompts for trees
2 opinion tree writing prompts, organizers, and paragraph sheets
2 informational tree writing prompts, organizers, and paragraph sheets
3 day close reading lesson plans using the book Tell Me Tree by Gail Gibbons including vocabulary, text dependent questions, a close reading symbol toolbox, an informational reading organizer, and an author's purpose follow up activity.
2 dice computation "Roll and Color" sheets
A Deciduous Tree Throughout the Year
Tree Shape Pop Up Book
(printables, directions, and tracers)