Are your students wondering about whales? This packet is designed to give your younger students an opportunity to explore these amazing marine mammals in depth. This is a nonfiction literacy and math mini unit. Students will conduct research, access higher level vocabulary, read an emergent nonfiction text, and participate in many other fun and engaging whale activities!
Included in this unit:
All About Whales - nonfiction classroom resource book (color version)
All About Whales - nonfiction emergent reader
All About Whales - research guide which includes vocabulary pages, map, writing page, tree map, venn diagram, whale diagram
True/False - Students read the statements about whales and decide if the statement is true or false (a true/false flip stick included)
Living or Nonliving - Students will differentiate between living objects and nonliving objects
Whale of a Tail - Students will identify ending sounds in words
Where Is The Whale? - Interactive positional word book for students
As Big As A Whale - Use measurement to compare the size of whales
Count By 5's and 10's - Counting by 5's and 10's is a whale of a good time
Feed the Whales - Students will add or subtract to feed fish to a whale in this partner game
Sea Subtraction - Students will move around the room and solve subtraction problems
*Easy Prep! Teacher directions included.
*Student recording sheets included for each activity.
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