A beautifully designed, 26-page reading magazine specifically designed for Grade 6 students.
The magazine’s content has been specifically written for Grade 6 students. It uses age-appropriate vocabulary as well as a variety of different text types to address a wide range of relevant and engaging topics. The articles contained within the magazine directly relate to learning areas such as Science, History, Geography, Fine Arts, and PE.
Some of the highlights of this issue include:
- “The Enigma of AX29” (narrative)
- “How to Make a Tessellation Artwork” (procedural)
- “Species Snapshot – Tardigrades” (informational)
- “Earth Watch – What is Climate Change?” (expository)
- “Peer Politics – In Sync (comic).
Five sets of task cards addressing the areas of writing, language, comprehension, reading strategies, and higher-order thinking skills have been developed to support and complement the magazine’s content. Download the What’s Buzzing? Task Cards.
For more information on this amazing teaching resource, read Emma’s blog (NEW) What’s Buzzing? – Magazine for Students.
If you are keen to save time, ink and paper, you can display a digital version of the magazine on your interactive whiteboard or one-to-one device using our online flip-book.
Download this resource as part of a larger resource pack or Unit Plan.
Common Core Curriculum alignment
By the end of the year, read and comprehend literature, including stories, dramas, and poems, in the grades 6-8 text complexity band proficiently, with scaffolding as needed at the high end of the range.
By the end of the year, read and comprehend literary nonfiction in the grades 6-8 text complexity band proficiently, with scaffolding as needed at the high end of the range.
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Error on birth-death dates for Amelia Earhart corrected.
Fix by Stephanie (Teach Starter) Jun 26th, 2019
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