This integrated reading and science lesson is packed with content on ecosystems. Your students will use the reading strategy of synthesizing while comparing and contrasting information from various sources.
Children learn about the environmental activist and women's rights advocate Wangari Maathai. Students will read a biography about the first African woman to win a Nobel Peace Prize and answer nonfiction comprehension questions about the text.
In this activity, your students will research a favorite superhero and discuss which of their powers are real and not real. Your students will be able to complete a simple research chart and graphic organizer.
Teaching fifth grade reading? Simplify your planning process with this library of various engaging resources. From lesson plans on power reading to main idea worksheets and book posters, these resources will help your child learn a skill from start to finish. Pick as many as you want to get your child on the right path. Round out the essential curriculum with some fifth grade math resources.