awhaleofawebpage Teacher
Andrews Elementary School fourth grade
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A Whale of a Web Page
by:
Beverly Carmichael
Connie Davis
Lynn Fleming
Wendy Siau

The Topic:
The Evaluation of Different Whales and Their Special Characteristics

Grade Level:
Four

Description:
See, hear, learn and investigate whales and their behavior.

SC Standards:
Reading:
(a)  read a variety of articles
(b)  demonstrate comprehension
(c)  learn word meanings

Listening:
(a)  listen to subject related information
(b)  interpret information
(c)  record and report information

Speaking:
(a)  convey information
(b)  contribute to discussions
(c)  speak clearly
(d)  discuss

Writing:
(a)  write narrative about topic
(b)  edit for errors



Math:
(a)  use a variety of representation for displaying data
(b)  read and interpret tables, graphs and charts
(c)  use measurements for description and comparison

Science:

Process Skills

(a)  observe - size, shape, color and sound
(b)  classify -  arrange according to attributes
(c)  communicate - with drawings, tables, graphs, written and oral language
(d)  infer -
(1)discriminate between observations and inferences
(2) interpret an observation on data

Inquiry

(a)  ask questions about organisms
(b)  use data to construct explanation
(c)  communicate explanation

Organisms and Their Environment

(a)  identify
(b)  describe
(c)  investigate


Social Studies:

(a)The learner will demonstrate and understanding of the
world in spatial terms using maps, globes and diagrams.

Available Support Software:


(a)Magic School Bus Explores The Ocean
(b)Easy Book Writing Workshop: Ocean and Whale Unit
Useful links
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