This unit is packed full of literacy activities, STEM activities, math, and a take home STEM project for your students. All of this is tied in with the darling story Ada Twist, Scientist by Andrea Beaty. Get your students engaged in a STEM activities and reading comprehension.
This unit contains the following:
5+ Day Lesson plan layout
Teaching Posters for Cause + Effect, Problem + Solution, and Understanding Characters. Vocab Word cards with images to support the word, typed definitions, and sentence strips. Sight words pulled from the story on cards to print out. Example anchor charts for vocab and scientist traits.
Color by Sight Word Page with words from the story
100 Chart Mystery Picture of Ada Twist
Vocab Flash Card Activity for Students
I can be a scientist like Ada Twist Writing + Craft or use Cause and Effect for the writing.
STEM challenge activity where students create their own Ada Nose Smeller and smell things in containers and use those scientist brains!
Graphic Organizer for Character Traits for Ada Twist
Write a Letter to Ada
Sequence of Events Cut and Paste sheet for Ada Twist
Take Home Project for STEM challenge- Letter home to parents explain what to do, plus recording sheet.
Mad Scientist Craft following take home STEM project.
Scientist Non-fiction Foldable Book Reader with Comprehension Question foldable book for students to fill out.
Comprehension Tri-fold for Ada Twist, Scientist by Andrea Beaty
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