This reading comprehension activity addresses the direct and indirect effects of humans on coral reefs. It is followed by 5 multiple choice questions, 5 questions that require brief written responses, and a writing prompt.
Write a booklet report about a real or imaginary trip to a coral reef. These pages include directions for writing specific information about your trip, including animals, plants, and sights, and daily journal pages. Prompts develop narrative, persuasive, and descriptive writing skills.
This one page reading comprehension article addresses the direct and indirect effects of humans on coral reefs. It is followed by 6 multiple choice questions, 5 questions that require brief written responses, a writing prompt and a visualization question.
"Joan caught 35 fish on Monday and 56 fish on Tuesday. On Wednesday she sold 27 fish. How many fish did she still have?" Word problems and instructions to make a journal entry explaining how the answer was achieved and illustrating it with a drawing.
"The Leopard moray eel has very ___ teeth. It can even bite off a person's finger!" Use the adjectives from the word bank to complete the sentences. One of several "coral reef" themed learning centers on our member site.