Ending your story strongly makes your readers want to read more of your writing. Our characters can hope or wish things had gone differently, remember the good times and friends, or make a decision for whats to happen next in their lives.
Students research and dabble with a website to help them understand how specialized parts help a bird survive in its habitat. This lesson is part one of a two part lesson that immerses them in understanding how birds survive.
Apply grade 5 Reading standards to literature (e.g., "Compare and contrast two or more characters, settings, or events in a story or a drama, drawing on specific details in the text [e.g., how characters interact]").
Apply grade 5 Reading standards to informational texts (e.g., "Explain how an author uses reasons and evidence to support particular points in a text, identifying which reasons and evidence support which point[s]").