Language Arts and Science with NASA: The Meteor & Asteroid Letter
This site is going to be used (by me) to create a number of friendly letter activities that support 3rd grade CDE... see more
Grade Level: 3rd Grade
Objectives: See above
Anticipatory Set: See above (website)
Primary Website: See above (website)
Critical Teacher Tasks: 1. Teacher can guide this as writing instruction. 2.
Teacher should navigate the web for information (use the sites provided). 3.
Allow time for typing of letters. 4. Have students grade each other's rough
drafts. 5. Explain any rubric prior to start of assignment. 6. Post the work in
classroom on some type of display board.
Critical Student Tasks: 1. Ask questions. 2. Neat handwriting for rough draft.
3. Type carefully. 4. Be creative. 5. Listen during the Internet navigation. 6.
Use graphic organizers as directed by teacher. 7. Help your peers!