Lesson plan on Amelia Earhart! Big focus is on bravery.
PowerPoint - one section on bravery, one section on Amelia
Word document - Amelia's story
Word document - Prediction paper about bravery
Word document - bravery concept map
Show the class the bravery PowerPoint. Have students hold up yes/no cards to get them involved! Then, have students fill out the prediction paper on the word 'brave.' Complete a concept map on the word brave. Introduce Amelia Earhart as a woman in American history who was famous for her bravery, among other things! Show the rest of the PowerPoint about Amelia. Have students follow along with the word document. Unfamiliar words are underlined for discussion. Pictures are included of Amelia, her airplane, maps of her journeys, and more. After talking about Amelia, have students add to their concept map and finish filling out their prediction paper with what they learned about the word brave.