The Mystery of Big Foot Non-Fiction Article



Total Pages: 40 pages
Answer Key: Included with rubric
Teaching Duration: 90 minutes
File Size: 29 MB
File Type: Zip

The Mystery of Bigfoot Non-Fiction Article | PDF and Digital Formats: Students will learn about the mystery behind Big Foot a huge creature said to live in the forests of Canada and the USA in this non-fiction article. This resource contains 1 non-fiction article and 3 reading activities to assist with reading comprehension, standardized test prep (EQAO), and cross-curricular learning.

  • This resource contains individual PDFs of student pages to assist with online learning i.e. Google Classroom as well as Google Slides formatted lessons for 1:1 schools.

Resource Includes:

  • Teacher lesson plan
  • Pre-reading K-W-L chart
  • 1 Non-fiction article (regular and modified versions)
  • An audio file (mp3) of each article (regular and modified versions)
  • 3 Post-reading activities: comprehension questions, grammar questions (2 options: paper and self-grading Google Forms), long answer writing response
  • Individual PDFs of student pages to assist with online learning i.e. Google Classroom
  • Google Slides formatted lessons for 1:1 school

Teacher Feedback 

  1. “My students loved using this resource.  I combined it with a project to create a Bigfoot Survival Brochure.”
  2. “I am using the bigfoot portion with my class for [the] beginning of the year fun.  We learn about bigfoot and his cousin – Yeti.  Connects to mindset – yet!”
  3. “I needed to find a quick lesson for students because their teacher [was] out.  This was perfect.  They had no trouble reading the articles and completing the assignments with the sub.”

Use this article with my Article of the Week Differentiated Lessons program and these Non-Fiction Graphic Organizers.

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