Invasive Species - A Science Reading Comprehension - Grades 8 and Above
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Invasive Species: A Reading Comprehension - Disciplinary Literacy - Resource For Everyone

This resource covers the following topics:
- What is an invasive species?
- What makes a species invasive?
- How does an invasive species spread?
- Major impacts
- Preventing the spread of invasive species
- Examples of the most destructive invasive species

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✔ This activity is a wonderful complement to and extension of my Invasive Species Lesson.


The Problem You Face - Not having the time to properly teach scientific literacy (disciplinary literacy) or improve your students reading comprehension and analysis skills.

The Solution
This fully editable, NO PREP reading comprehension article is composed of relevant, applicable and engaging reading activities which can be used to:
• introduce your topic
• improve your students reading comprehension and scientific literacy skills
• improve your students analyse skills
• provide an extension activity to students who move at a faster pace
• provide extra credit to students in need
• measure your students literacy skills

Furthermore, this resource works very well as an emergency substitute plan as it will keep your students on task and focused while you are away.

This resource will take your students between 50-75 minutes to complete and includes some open-ended questions. An answer key is also included for your reference.


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- "Fantastic resource! My go to TPT user for science!!"

- "Great Lesson! Thanks a lot!"

- "Excellent resource to use with students. "

- "Thank you for sharing, this is great!"
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Created: Aug 9, 2016

Updated: Feb 22, 2018


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