Sharing the planet – Laguage

 

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The Central Idea:

Plants sustain life on Earth and play a role in our lives 

 

Lines of Inquiry:

  • Caring for plants
  •  Products we derive from plants
  • How plants contribute to life on Earth

The key concepts emphasized within this inquiry are Causation, function and responsibility.

 The related concepts are Interdependence, lifecycles and photosynthesis

 Non fiction texts will be a major focus for guided and independent reading thought this unit.  The class will be writing expositions within the unit of inquiry to promote action. They will also engage in procedure writing and labeling.

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