In this unit, you will be writing an informational piece on a freshwater ecosystem. You will research a topic and write an informational piece about this topic. The teachers will help you publish your piece as a magazine. Within the magazine, you will include general information about your ecosystem, a Big Moment, which is a highlight on something specific about your topic, as well as a fiction story. To understand the format, you may want to check out a Ranger Rick Magazine from the library.
Good researchers cite the sources they used to obtain their information. Please use the Works Cited document below to keep track of your sources of information.
The Great Lakes
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