Reflection: Coherence Writing About Our Daffodils - Section 1: Engagement: Remembering Autumn


A Writing Portfolio Strategy: I like the idea of teaching language arts authentically. Writing across the curriculum mixed with teaching language arts is easy to incorporate rather than using worksheets and textbooks. I also use language arts to facilitate their learning and transfer it into working and living pieces within the portfolio. For example,if we are studying adjectives in IXL, I then use the samples from the portfolio as application. They edit their work to create better adjectives in piece of choice. It's great!

  Coherence: Keeping a "Living Portfolio"
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Writing About Our Daffodils

Unit 6: Plants: Structures and Processes
Lesson 7 of 14

Objective: Students will be able to apply knowledge about specialized external parts of plants.

Big Idea: Students write a reflection about their Daffodil Project from the fall as they experience the blooms and change in the plant they had planted.

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Science, plants, Processes (Construction), writing across the curriculum, Using evidence in writing, structures, bees
  45 minutes
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