Use any paired fiction and nonfiction text and the activities in this resource to learn about the water cycle. Includes lessons plans and activities for before, during, and after reading. Also includes follow-up activities and posters.
In this resource, you will receive the following:
*lesson plans for three lessons introducing paired fiction and using the fiction and nonfiction stories
*activities to use before, during, and after reading the texts, including a cover comparison activity, key vocabulary activities, a fiction story summary activity, a self-to-text connection activity, a key word vocabulary interactive flip book, key vocabulary posters in color and black and white, and a make a diagram of a water cycle activity
*links to six other activities to further explore the water cycle on the web, including videos, a song about the water cycle, crafts, and an easy science experiment to make your own water cycle.