I like the idea of having sentence stems to develop academic vocabulary. This is helpful to ESL students and the entire class. I would modify it to be science stems but the premise is the same.
A mini version of my Math Talk Moves Posters for individual use.
Effective math talk starts with building a classroom environment that welcomes discussions of different math strategies. Enhance your class with math talks!
What Effective Math Talk Looks Like and Sounds Like. Post on effective math talk…
Free printable math talk poster- for math notebook: good for respond to problem solving practice/ communicating answers in complete sentences.
How to use math talk cards/posters to promote student-led discussions and accountable math talk.
anchor chart for math reflection.
Math Talk Expectations Anchor Chart - Stunning post on effective math talk!