Seasons In the Kelp Forest
Seasons In the Kelp Forest
1 Jan 2019
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Title:Seasons In the Kelp Forest
Synopsis: Seasons in the Kelp Forest exploreshow kelp grows in the sea during the four seasons and the different animals that live in and around the kelp.
Year level(s): 1 2 3
Reading level: 28
Text type: Explanation
Curriculum link: Science: Biological sciences
Content vocabulary: abundant bladders blades canopy coastal encrusted energy fertilises gas-filled holdfasts kelp nutrient-rich rough seaweed spores stipe
High frequency words:
Key concepts: There are seasons under the sea just as there are on land. Kelp is a seaweed that grows from tiny spores to form a kelp forest. Lots of different animals live in kelp forests. Kelp forests go through many changes as the seasons change.
Reading strategies: Using text features to locate information in the text
Phonics: Identifying ough as in rough
Paired text: Thunder Cave
Supporting material: Lesson Plan - Seasons In the Kelp Forest / Thunder Cave
Series: Flying Start to Literacy
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