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Writing in the Science Classroom: Writing Prompts for Grade 8

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Incorporating writing skills in the science classroom doesn't have to be an overwhelming task. This product contains 79 writing prompts at varying levels of Bloom's Taxonomy that are aligned with the 8th grade Science TEKS.

Includes the following/Ideas for Use:
✎"Directions for Use" page
✎6 Table of Contents pages
✎12 generic writing prompts about basic science skills and prompts that allow students to provide feedback about lessons/activities and discuss their feelings/opinions about their science class
✎addresses all science standards (Readiness and Supporting) for 8th grade (in Texas, but aligns with many other states as well)
✎covers Matter and Energy, Force, Motion, & Energy, Earth & Space, and Organisms & Environments topics
✎can be glued into interactive notebooks and used as an output activity
✎great for sub days (very little prep for the teacher!)
✎use as warm-ups, class activity, or lesson closure
✎save paper by displaying the PDF (full screen) on your projector and have students respond to the prompts on their own notebook paper

© Science Teaching Junkie, Inc. Terms of Use - this resource is for use by one teacher only. Additional teachers must purchase their own license. If you are interested in purchasing several licenses, please contact me for a district-wide or campus-wide quote. This product should NOT be posted on any website. ScienceTeachingJunkie@yahoo.com
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