What Makes it Rain?

Resource ID#: 154601 Type: Text Resource

General Information

Subject(s): Science
Grade Level(s): 5
Intended Audience: Educators educators
Resource supports reading in content area:Yes
Keywords: rain, hail, freezing rain, water cycle, snow, sleet, text complexity, Grade 5, science literacy
Instructional Component Type(s): Text Resource
Resource Collection: STEM Reading Resources

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1 Lesson Plan

Making It Rain

This informational text resource is intended to support reading in the content area. In this lesson, students will analyze an informational text that addresses how different types of precipitation are formed. The lesson plan includes a note-taking guide, text-dependent questions, a writing prompt, answer keys, and a writing rubric. Options to extend the lesson are also included.

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Lesson Plan

Making It Rain:

This informational text resource is intended to support reading in the content area. In this lesson, students will analyze an informational text that addresses how different types of precipitation are formed. The lesson plan includes a note-taking guide, text-dependent questions, a writing prompt, answer keys, and a writing rubric. Options to extend the lesson are also included.

Type: Lesson Plan