Close read and Common Core aligned lesson plan of "The Two Brothers" By Leo Tolstoy. This lesson was created by me and is presented in teacher trainings.
This lesson is built for directed note taking strategies and includes directed note taking sheet in the lesson. There are examples given of how to use the directed note taking strategies provided in the lesson as well. The lesson also includes,a focus question, guiding question, vocabulary lesson, 10 comprehension questions (written response), oral language, lesson introduction, and step by step activity prompt for teacher and student as well as lesson closure.
Great for 6th, 7th, 8th and 9th grade students. (Lexile 1060)