OUR OWN GUESS
How brave of you to make a go at a guess! You and your team must make the connection between your guess and the disappearance of the dinosaurs! Here are some MUST DO and CAN DO options for this quest! You must complete the MUST DO items and choose 2 or more of the CAN DO items for a passing grade.
GROUP JOBS: Getter Recorder Searcher Operator
1- Use a either a large posterboard sheet or an available display board to create a QUESTION & CONCEPT BOARD. This board will look similar to the one we create at the beginning of each reading unit. If you are unfamiliar with a Q&C board they are very easy to make! Horizontally divide your work space in half. In the left top half write the heading of QUESTION, in the right top half write the heading of CONCEPT.
Each member must contribute at least two questions they have about your guess / dinosaurs connection. Also, each member MUST contribute one page (picture included) about their own feelings about the connection between your guess and the dinosaurs extinction.
2- Each member MUST use two or more of the links below and write a 2-page report on your guess /dinosaur connection.
3- Each person MUST find one or more extra links on your area of focus and write up a short summary on that link.
CAN DO's: (need 2 or more)
1- Create a diorama showing the dinosaurs and your guess
2- Make a clay or paper mache' your guess and or dinosaur
3- Write a story about a dinosaurs adventures after your guess happens
4- Write a short play about what may have happened
5- Present a book review on a book about your guess or dinosaurs
6- Compose a dinosaur/your guess poem
7- Write and perform your own version of brown paper bag theatre's dinosaur/your guess adventure
8- Your own idea!!!!!! Please ask the teacher for permission first.
/ GRADING RUBRIC /
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