Reflection: Checks for Understanding What is a Biome? - Section 4: Biome Gallery Walk

 

I noticed as we were discussing the ideas written about the biomes that some of the information was not totally correct.  For example, under "what is a biome?" many of them had written: forests, wetlands, and deserts.  We had talked about those being the three main biomes in Utah, but there are certainly many other biomes around the world.  It was a good check for understanding and I was able to readdress the misconceptions.

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What is a Biome?

Unit 3: Biomes - Science Integration
Lesson 1 of 7

Objective: SWBAT define what a biome is as well as work on nonfiction comprehension skills.

Big Idea: This is our introductory lesson for our biome research project. We are integrating science with reading.

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English / Language Arts, Writing, Research Writing and Practices, biome, subiect integration, animal
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