Animals and their habitats unit for upper primary kids (BUNDLE)
This is the bundle for your older primary students. This combination booklet is a time saver for all primary teachers. Within the book are links and activities which will keep your upper primary classes busy for a week or more. There are links to units of work, videos, interactive games, fantastic apps and printable activities. Based on the theme of Animals, children will enjoy 'The Great Kapok Tree' and 'The Great Bear'
Kids just love animals!! This themed unit delves deeper into the impact of man on the natural habitat of many much loved animals, in this unit we explore the rainforest habitat and its destruction
The Great Kapok Tree is the focus story book in this unit and I have linked ideas and activities across all subject areas.
The writing focus is on Persuasive writing, and author's purpose.... This is such a time saver, I have done all the hard work of searching for quality websites and activities for you.
This resource booklet is a time saver for all primary teachers.
Within the book are links and activities which will help keep a year 5 class busy for a week or more. There are links to units of work, videos, interactive games, fantastic apps and printable activities.
☀Included is a set of spelling words linked to the theme of animals, and a QUIZLET created for you to utilise on the IWB
☀Worksheets that you can utilise
☀Hyperlinked images that will take you to an amazing collection of websites for you to pick and choose from so that you can create a unit of work that suits your teaching style and the needs of your students.
☀An interactive suggested timetable, which is linked to all of my pinterest boards, so that you will have a resource that keeps on growing.
☀Suggested math activities that you can keep the animal theme running through your daily, weekly or monthly plan
(All resources and sites that have been selected are free, or through subscription (with no fee)
To get maximum benefit from this eBook you will need to really explore the links and contents to adapt and modify to the children you will be working with.
The suggested timetable is linked to hundreds of ideas for Creative and Performing arts. and PE , and health sessions
This booklet will save you hours of searching the internet for quality resources.
⭐This booklet has been labelled as appropriate for grade 5 however, the content could easily be applied to grades 4-6
The Year 6 booklet is in the store ready for you to download and explore.
Design a lesson plan or a week or more around the fantastic links provided.
Adapt the lesson suggestions and ideas to suit your needs and the needs of your students. Have fun, and 'wow' kids with some fantastic videos and games to support the themes presented in the wonderful story 'the Great Bear' by Libby Gleeson.
I have deliberately not been prescriptive with the activities in this unit, however, I have listened to your feedback and have provided some additional worksheets which are now included in the pack to print and go.
☀Word search sheet (with answers)
☀ Lapbook activity- definitions of words used in the text
☀Discussion template- 5 reasons why it is cruel to keep animals in cages
☀Features of the story lap book - character, setting, problem and resolution
☀Additonal game from Adrian Bruce@goteachthis.com
The theme of animals in circuses could spark some lively debate and lots of persuasive writingin your classroom.