Book Title: Classification of Organisms - Common Core Lessons and Activities
Publisher: Gallopade International
Release Date: 2013-12-20
Author: Carole Marsh
Are you expected to change how you teach because of new Common Core State Standards for English Language Arts & new CCSS for Literacy and Writing in History/Social Studies and Science? Are you expected to continue to meet existing science and social studies standards, AND integrate new, more rigorous expectations for reading, writing, analysis, inference, and more into your daily instruction? The Classification of Organisms - Common Core Lessons and Activities book allows you to immediately meet new CCSS for English Language Arts, as well at Literacy and Writing in History/Social Studies. This ready-to-use reproducible book includes 24 pages of supplemental resources are just what you need to met the new added requirements of Common Core! Perfect for grades 3-8!
How to Use the Classification of Organisms - Common Core Lessons and Activities
Work through the lessons and activities as a class to teach your students higher-order thinking, analysis, and 21st century skills necessary to meet new Common Core expectations.
Allow students to work through the lessons independently to build and practice these new skills.
Include technology, collaboration, presentations, and discussion in the activities as you desire - you can decide how in-depth to go.
Watch your class develop new abilities to meet the rigor of Common Core State Standards, right before your eyes!
Use some of the pages - or use them all - based on your grade, your students, your curriculum, and your needs.
Use these pages at their current size, or if you prefer them to be 8.5" X 11", enlarge them 125% on your copy machine.
Use the correlations grid to easily see which Common Core standards are covered in each lesson.
The Classification of Organisms - Common Core Lessons and Activities
includes: Reading for Information
Primary Source Analysis
Here is the Table of Contents for the Classification of Organisms - Common Core Lessons and Activities book:What Is Classification?:
Reading Informational TextCan You Classify?:
Applying Concepts GHow to Classify:
Reading Informational TextClassifying by Observation:
Applying Concepts GComparing Two Systems: Comparison of Primary Sources
Why Classify?: Reading Informational Text
Kingdoms & Domains: /Classifying Information G
Classification Report: Research & Writing G
Classifying Animals: Compare & Contrast GO1
Vertebrates: Classifying Information
What Is a Specie?: Reading Informational Text
Classifying Plants: Reading Informational Text
Classify by Leaves: Applying Concepts
Binomial Nomenclature: Summarizing Information GO9
Bacteria and Viruses: Compare & Contrast
Binomial Names: Inference
Common Core Correlations
G: Includes Graphic Organizers