In this Madagascar Informational Text product, students will learn about 9 unique animals that really live in Madagascar! These articles are high interest and will keep your students engaged! This will help debunk some of the common misconceptions children have about animals who actually inhabit Madagascar!
**Now includes a Google™ Slides version of the passages and response pages so you can assign this in Google™ Classroom. This gives you the option to use this for distance/digital learning**
Students will learn the importance of text features and will practice answering higher level thinking questions. Students will add their own text features to these articles.
•a KWL chart to assess prior knowledge and identify your students misconceptions
•nine high interest articles (not including the overview of Madagascar) on some of the real animals of Madagascar
•all of those articles without their text features (so your students can use the TEXT to figure out what features would be appropriate and create them themselves)
•Common Core aligned higher order thinking questions and main idea charts after every article
•Madagascar animal picture cards to match with the names
•a page of additional video links you may find useful for teaching about Madagascar