This powerpoint / ebook teaches young learners (K-2) about dragonflies by focusing on their life cycles, food, habitats, bodies, and movement methods.
This 33-page document is interactive in the sense that it lends itself to teacher-directed presentation by engaging children to actively construct their understanding of the topic, ask and answer questions, and apply higher order thinking skills.
The visuals are all high-definition brilliant photos that truly engage young minds.
*KWL-like feature to discover what children know about the topic upfront and to get them to show what they have learned at the end.
*Chapters are structured around questions to guide learning and link with other materials
*In-depth questions to challenge and explore at a deeper level as well as to practice higher order thinking skills.
*Linked to a thematic unit which will be available on August 6, 2015.
*Another edition of this book, aimed at grade 3-5 level learners, with more sophisticated concepts, more details, and more challenging language, will be available on August 1, 2015.