This lesson plan is great for teachers and for SUBS! The plan is designed to apply to any short, fiction and nonfiction, complex text. Just select an appropriate text for your students to read, follow the steps on my preparation page, and you'll be ready to go in no time!
This close reading lesson targets vocabulary, fluency, and comprehension development. This lesson can be differentiated for any grade 2nd - 6th grades. The lesson could also be used with other middle and upper grade students as well. The lesson can be modified to fit your schedule. The lesson can be implemented during one class period, or used over multiple days.
This lesson includes the following resources for planning and teaching:
preparation page to help you prepare for your lesson
list of student-friendly targets
list of applied standards
step-by-step plan for a preview and three readings of text
sample questions for each phase of the process
extension activities ideas
recording sheets to plan vocabulary and questions
poster of student-friendly targets
student vocabulary organizer
I hope you enjoy using this plan. I would love to hear your feedback.