This is the ultimate 77-page NO PREP lesson plan pack for Earth Science: Volcanoes! Just print and you are ready to go for the next 1-2 weeks. Students will have a deep understanding of volcanoes: the three types of volcanoes and what they do, volcanic actions, lava (temperature and what it looks like before and after eruption), and what happens when volcanoes do erupt. Links to passages to use for Text 2 are included in the lesson plans.
With this file, you will receive instructions on how to implement close reading in your classroom. I've included the following in this awesome file:
*Close Reading Poster- How to Mark Up the Text
*Everything you and the students need to do step by step (within the Close Reading Lesson Plan - 3 pages-), including...
*20 Key Vocabulary Cards
*Vocabulary Test with Answer Key
*Differentiated Word Searches with Answer Key
*Questions to ask during discussions
*A question/answer sheet for the 3 parts of close reading that cover all of the information core standards (student writing response sheet) that can be used during class work or you can USE FOR ASSESSMENT *Text passages on 4 different lexile levels (270L (this one is in a booklet form for KINDERGARTEN), 430L (in booklet form and 1-page form), 520L and 630L) to help meet your students' needs
*20 graphic organizers that meet ALL of the reading informational standards- choose which ones best meet your students' needs - so many to choose from!
*Writing prompts and/or graphic organizers for ALL 3 of the writing standards for opinion, informative, and narrative writing used within the close reading lesson plans.
*Journal writing pages with prompts to use during the unit. The students can copy the sentence and add more information, as well as illustrate a picture to show understanding.
Perfect for your Literacy instruction during Science! Just print, copy, and go!
This Close Reading unit pairs well with:
Weathering, Erosion, and Deposition NO PREP Close Reading Plans/Assessment
Rocks and Minerals NO PREP Close Reading Plans/Assessment
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