The Woolly Mammoth, a Close Reading Lesson

Unit 15: Elephants an Adaptation Project
Lesson 3 of 7

Objective: Construct an argument that may explain why the woolly mammoth became extinct by reading an article to demonstrate understanding of the concept, referring explicitly to the text as the basis for the answers and stating at least two supporting details.

Big Idea: Constructing an argument should be based on evidence.

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Science, informational text, close reading, adaptation, endangered species, elephants
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