Are you teaching a unit on South America? Here is a fantastic 16-page writing center activity for your students to enjoy while learning about the Amazon Rainforest, a natural wonder in South America! This pack includes the informational text, picture promt, 4 graphic organizers scaffolding each task, choice board, and the rubric.
This great activity targets Social Studies and ELA common core standards and helps students become familiar with diverse cultures to help them gain cultural knowledge as well as familiarity with various text structures and elements. This activity pack also encourages 21st century learning by allowing students to surf the internet for research about the natural wonder.
Modifications for exceptional needs students in a self-contained or inclusive setting:
- Enlarged text
- Modified (shortened/simplified) text
- Graphic organizer
- Bolded/highlighted key words
- Use of computer/ internet for research
More of these here:
CHOICE BOARD "Africa, Red Sea Reef" Writing Center
CHOICE BOARD "Europe, Cliffs of Moher" Writing Center
CHOICE BOARD "Asia, Puerto Prinsesa" Writing Center
CHOICE BOARD "North America: Bay of Fundy"" Writing Center
CHOICE BOARD "Australia: Uluru" Writing Center
CHOICE BOARD "South America, Amazon Rainforest" Writing Center
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