Digestive System Foldable Freebie
The above example is from one of my most amazing students. She is such a perfectionist and wants to get everything JUST RIGHT. I LOVE it!!! In the close reading passage, the students also wrote their reactions (annotations) to what they were reading. Here is my teacher model...
Now, don't get me wrong, I try to include ALL of the information that the students are curious about, but often times they still have MORE questions that they want to do further research about. For these students, I give them the following form that they can use to access the technology we have in class. This is a research strategy where students "PARSE" a question to get the best possible search results for their "Curiosity Question." Here is a sample of this page. (Click on the page to download)
After the students have learned all of the information, I have the students complete the CLOZE Sentence formatted paragraph with the different roles in that system.
Here is a sample of the Digestive system!
If you are interested in learning about this unit,
click on the picture below.
How do you teach the body systems in your classroom?