What Does This Package Include? 2 Lesson Plans (First Read and Second Read), 2 vivid Power Points (Correspond to the lessons), and a First Read Matrix Graphic Organizer for students
This Omega English product includes a 2 detailed Common Core aligned lesson on “Zebra” by Chaim Potok. This lesson is intended to be used with the 8th Grade Scholastic Code X textbook pages 135-163. The first lesson plan focuses on the first read of the short story. It contains a corresponding Power Point and a First Read Matrix Graphic Organizer for students. The second lesson focuses on the Second Read/Close Reading of the short story. It also contains a corresponding Power Point.
The lesson plan highlights the Danielson Domains to ensure effectiveness. It contains differentiated group work; thus, this lesson can be implemented regardless of what type of diverse learners you have in your classroom. Some unique features include ESL standards and language objectives. This is especially helpful if you have a classroom of diverse learners. It is in an unlocked Microsoft Word document; therefore, it is easily edited so you can make specific changes for your classes if needed. Please follow me get updates and FREE monthly downloads. In addition, there are other Code X bundles for Unit 3 and other Code X units.
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Note: All Omega English lessons and activities are teacher/student tested. The creator received a Highly Effective. In addition, the author has attended several Code X PDs and participated in curriculum mapping, development, and implementation of Code X.
Key Words: “Zebra”; Chaim Potok; text-dependent questions; close reading; Unit 3; Unit 3 Code X; Code X Unit 3; The Power of Art; 8th Grade; Short Stories; First Read