This Smart Board lesson focuses on each day’s lesson for Journeys Reading Unit 3 Lesson 15: Ramona Quimby, Age 8. The focus wall is displayed daily and the lessons touch on all of the skills on the focus wall. This is an interactive way for the students to get more involved and has also helped keep students on track. I hope you will find this lesson helpful and useful in your classroom.
Daily Opening Routines
Target Vocabulary Words
Target Vocabulary Strategies - Using a Thesaurus
Phonics - Words with er, ir, ur, or
Grammar - Verb Tenses
Comprehension Skills and Strategies - Understanding Characters
Formal and Informal Lang.
Writing - Informative Writing: Draft an Explanatory Essay
Focus Trait: Voice