This will make a fantastic winter guided reading lesson or literacy center activity! Students will sort cards that contain information about penguins into categories using the heading cards: Appearance, Characteristics, Where They Live, and Babies. After sorting the cards, students will complete their penguin poster using the information from the cards.All cards also contain pictures to help your struggling readers!ENJOY!Tools for Tomorrow
This freebie features information pages about these penguin species: Emperor, King, Gentoo, Adelie, Macaroni and Little. The pages are written in an easy-to-read format making it easier for young students to study these birds and write reports. They can read the information page, record key facts on the graphic organizer and then use this information to write a research paper. This product supports the common core standards for reading informational texts and non-fiction writing.