Grade Level: 2nd Grade
The student will be able to identify key aspects of the seven continents by the knowledge gained through daily reading and corresponding activities.
Common Core Standards:
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.2.1 Ask and answer such questions as who, what, where, when, why, and how to demonstrate understanding of key details in a text.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.2.3 Describe how characters in a story respond to major events and challenges.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.2.5 Describe the overall structure of a story, including describing how the beginning introduces the story and the ending concludes the action.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.2.7 Use information gained from the illustrations and words in a print or digital text to demonstrate understanding of its characters, setting, or plot.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RF.2.3 Know and apply grade-level phonics and word analysis skills in decoding words.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RF.2.4 Read with sufficient accuracy and fluency to support comprehension.
Includes five days worth of ELA lesson plans linked to social studies content with detailed procedures, materials, higher order thinking questions, follow up activities, and teacher self-reflection.