Chester Nez and the Unbreakable Code Lesson Plan & Google Activities

Chester Nez and the Unbreakable Code Lesson Plan & Google Activities
Chester Nez and the Unbreakable Code Lesson Plan & Google Activities
Chester Nez and the Unbreakable Code Lesson Plan & Google Activities
Chester Nez and the Unbreakable Code Lesson Plan & Google Activities
Chester Nez and the Unbreakable Code Lesson Plan & Google Activities
Chester Nez and the Unbreakable Code Lesson Plan & Google Activities
Chester Nez and the Unbreakable Code Lesson Plan & Google Activities
Chester Nez and the Unbreakable Code Lesson Plan & Google Activities
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A guided reading or interactive read aloud lesson plan for the nonfiction / informational text mentor text picture book Chester Nez and the Unbreakable Code: a Navajo Code Talker's Story by Joseph Bruchac. Great for Veteran's Day, Native America Heritage Month, and biography studies! Google Slides presentation and student activities on Google Docs.

Lessons and activities focus on:

  • Summarizing key details (4 strategies: narrative retell, timeline, graphic organizer, Somebody Wanted But Then So)
  • close reading for describing illustrations
  • describing character traits
  • comparing and contrasting accounts
  • analyzing the main idea and details

The lesson plans include:

  • teacher script with strategic stopping points and questions for students to discuss
  • printable prompts for student post-reading responses through discussion in writing or reading response logs
  • 4-5 day plan
  • Discussion questions
  • Suggested discussion strategies
  • Strategic stopping points for questioning and close reading
  • Anchor chart examples
  • Sentence stems / frames for oracy and vocabulary development
  • Great for bilingual classrooms
  • Printable worksheets for written responses
  • Google Docs for student responses
  • Google Slides for displaying lesson ideas, discussion questions and prompts

How to Use This Resource:

  • whole group
  • small group
  • as a reading  intervention
  • special education (SPED)
  • bilingual or Dual Language / DLI classrooms
  • with ELLs for ESL instruction
  • Great for 2nd, 3rd, 4th, or 5th grade
  • on chromebooks or iPads for tech classrooms to go paperless

Your second, third, fourth, or fifth grade students will love this story!

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