Teacher Resources: Chapter 24

Writing Prompts

Opinion: Is there a difference between hunting animals for food and clothing to take care of oneself and hunting animals to gather fur to sell to others? Or is all activity that leads to the killing of animals equally destructive? Link your opinions and reasons using words and phrases.

Informative/explanatory: Explain the life cycle of the sea otter. Include details about behavior, mating and breeding patterns, and raising young. Gather relevant information from print and digital sources.

Narrative: Imagine you are Won-a-nee the sea otter. Describe a day taking care of your pups. Include imagery and details about what you and your pups ate and saw.

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Writing for Ranger Rick

Last updated: March 25, 2017