Posted by Mrs. Jones | Posted in Uncategorized | Posted on 05/03/2012
What do you think a plant scientist does all day? Where do you think they work? And what do they do with plants anway? Read this informational article about what a plant scientist might do in just ONE day in the rainforest.
CLICK HERE to read (but read the rest of this post before clicking)
Do not read fast, this article is COMPLEX. There is a lot of information and new words to process but I know you can understand it if you keep a T-Chart of your thinking as you read, with questions, inferences, and words and phrases to clarify. When you are finished reading, this is your assignment to post.
1. Write down at least 10 tasks in order that the plant scientist does in one day.
2. Write a reaction to what you read? What did you think? What did you learn? What is your opinion of plant scientists?
Please remember to write in complete sentences. Use words and phrases from the article as evidence of your learning to justify your thinking. Please apply Level 4 effort and show perseverance and stamina while reading the article. I know you can all read it…I believe in you!!!