I am Jane Goodall Activities:
I am Jane Goodall Activities: This literature companion for I am Jane Goodall by Brad Meltzer was created for 2nd, 3rd, and 4th grade students. This book is from the “Ordinary People Change the World” series.
This unit can be used without the book I am Jane Goodall, but students may have to dig a little bit to find the answers to the comprehension questions. It is beneficial to have a copy of the book.
In this literature unit, you will find the following:
- Teacher Tips – 1 page
- Jane Goodall Biographical Sketch – 1 page
- Comprehension Questions for I am Jane Goodall – 1 page
- All About Jane Goodall – 1 page
- Jane Goodall Discussion Question Task Cards and answer sheet – 3 pages
- Jane Goodall Quote Writing Prompt – 1 page
- Newspaper Template – 2 pages
- Animal Observation Forms – 2 pages
- Vocabulary – 1 page
- Growth Mindset – 1 page
- Compare and Contrast – 1 page
- Jane Goodall Writing Prompt – 1 page
- Writing a Friendly Letter – 2 pages
- Save the Earth Craftivity – 2 pages
- Answer keys where appropriate – 4 pages
NOTE: THIS FILE INCLUDES A DIGITAL DISTANCE LEARNING OPTION!
This product includes a digital option (as well as the no prep printable option). The instructions for utilizing the digital portion appear at the end of the packet.
This PDF file contains 31 pages + Google Slides™.
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Mrs McConnell –
LOVE! My kids are enjoying using your product to learn about Jane Goodall!
Trussell’s Treasures –
This was an excellent resource to use with our story, “Watching in the Wild.”
Nicolette J –
I can’t wait to use this
Erin Fowler –
karla G –
Great resource to use!
Staci O –
Love these books! Your activities are great!
Jennifer P –
Students enjoyed learning about Jane Goodall.
Katie W –
Terri Dewey –
We did this in small groups and loved it. Thank you!
Erin O –
This was a phenominal way to start teaching biographies!
Rebekah Wall –
My kids loved this!
Jennifer Downton –
Perfect addition to our chimpanzee unit!
Sequoia Minded Teaching –
Christina S –
Love this unit and this series of books!
Daisy T –
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Diane Burke –
Looking forward to using this product.
Rochelle C –
Thank you! Great biography study unit.
sharon G –
Chickadees and Bumblebees –
Excellent companion to the book, I Am Jane Goodall. Wonderful activities for promoting Growth Mindset! Thank you!
2 Red Pencils –
This was such a great resource. It was worth every penny and then some. Thank you!!
Nicole Dinner –
Your packet for Helen Keller was so awesome, I had to purchase this for Jane Goodall for my other reading group. Tons to do!
Caitlyn Hoag –
Loved using this along with Amy Lemons’ Rooted in Reading “Me..Jane” as some extra activities!
The Blair Necessities –
Great resource! Thank you!
Crystal Moore –
Our favorite part was observing chimpanzees like Jane did and responding to the questions about our observations.
Scott’s Scholars –
melissa W –
Great activities for great books!
Lisa C –
Love the characters and ease of use!
Kathleen M –
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Polina B –
This is an amazing resource to have in your classroom! All my students loved it. Thank you
Barbara I –
Works great for first graders!
Tammy W –
Was disappointed. It was more about Jane’s work with ecology and not enough about the chimps she worked with. It might be a good stand alone book but was as good as hoped in a biography way.
Katerina W –
I love this resource–so interdisciplinary and creative. The students really loved the earth craft. I used it as an earth day activity.
Kelly P –
Looking forward to using this unit!
Meredith H –
Chelsea G –
great resource for my higher level kids
Sheila R –
Perfect for what I needed.
Stephanie P –
Racine S –
this made teaching about Jane easy
Cindy C –
So much fun!
Crystal H –
The Class That Coffee Built –
This was very thorough although a little high for my particular group of 2nd graders. The resources included were fantastic though and because the grade level spanned from 2-4 I was already aware of it’s difficulty level when I purchased.
Stephanie R –
My students loved learning about Jane Goodall.
Thank you for a great resource!
Jessica C –
My students are excited to learn about Jane Goodall
Tori Martin –
I love the stem projects and growth mindset activities that are included!
Bree S –
Great to use with the picture books!
Claire H –
Great novel study! It made my guided reading plans so much easier!
Erin T –
Thanks for such a great companion to this series! My students have been able to go much deeper into the text thanks to your resources!
Heather M –
These are jammed packed with lots of great resources.
Janae C –
My students loved learning about Jane Goodall. This is a great resource
James C –
Would be nice to have it configured for Google Docs.
ashley H –
My students love the I am series! This has so many awesome resources that my students enjoyed doing!
Adina L –
Used this with my G&T kids with support.
Kristen G –
Great addition to our bio unit!
Deborah B –
My students loved learning about Jane Goodall – they enjoyed completing all of the activities.
Katie Gibbons –
My students enjoyed this resource.
Lisa C –
I haven’t used yet. Looking forward to using. Thank you
Teaching With Purple InkSeptember 16, 2017 –
Awesome resource! Thank you!