• Nonfiction Reading Response and Informative Writing
This is the perfect template for reading and writing about informational texts on plants. It will help students process the information they read by either taking notes on or writing paragraphs.
Writing encourages creativity and gives students a chance to express their ideas. Students can use writing to show you their level of understanding on a topic, thus making science writing a great formative assessment tool.
Student writing is great to post around the room or in the hall to show off what students are learning and creating!
• I provided students with a model to copy from. Some students traced highlighted written text. Each student then made their own flower by coloring and cutting out their pieces.