Animal Fact or Fiction? Deciphering Evidence about Various Animal Species


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In this lesson, found on the New York Times Learning Network, students create pages for a class booklet explaining various animal facts and myths. They then write poems or short stories about an animal they researched during class.

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: 6 to 12

    Topics: Life Sciences, Reading Comprehension, Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, Science


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    Grouping: Heterogeneous; Large Group Instruction

    Teaching Method: Cooperative Learning; Discussions; Brainstorming