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Ocean Animals Report - Crab Writing Template

Teach Starter Publishing
PDF | 4 pages | Grades: 1 - 3

Research, write and create a crab report with a printable crab-themed animal report template.

Craft-a-Crab Animal Report Template

Our Craft-a-Crab Report Writing Template is a fun and exciting template easily aligned to information writing standards. It would be great for an undersea-themed writing activity or informational writing project.

Crab claws are sharp, and this crab-themed report writing template is a fun and exciting way for students to show how sharp their writing skills are. The template consists of cut-outs to color, cut out, and assemble a crab and lined pages to display their writing.

✂️ Give Them the (Safety) Scissors 

This template makes for a bonus cutting skills activity, depending on your students’ ages and abilities. 

Cutting activities help

  • Strengthen finger and hand muscles
  • Build dexterity and fine motor skills
  • Improve hand-eye coordination
  • Develop focus and attention. 

Get Started with Your Animal Writing Unit

The Craft-a-Crab Template is a breeze to download and use in your classroom! Click the download button to download the PDF resource file. Make your copies and you are ready to dive into writing and creating a fantastic ocean animal classroom display with your students’ creations! 

  • Note: You may want to make extra copies of the lined paper pieces in case your writers need additional writing room.



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