This zoo themed literacy pack includes a lesson plan, center work mats and story telling-sequencing visuals to help you teach using the book by Rod Campbell titled “Dear Zoo”.
PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT THIS LESSON PLAN IS A SAMPLE EXTRACT ( 1 out of 20 lesson plans) INCLUDED IN MY ZOO MEGA PACK
Dear zoo lesson plan
Lesson plan Learning Objectives (Common Core)
• CCSS.ELA.SL.K.2– Confirm understanding of text read aloud or information presented orally or through other media by asking and answering questions about key details and requesting clarification is something is not understood
• CCSS.SL.K.1.– Participate in collaborative conversations with diverse partners about kindergarten topics
• CCSS.SL.K.1.6– Speak audibly and express thoughts, feelings, and ideas clearly
• CCSS.SL.K.4– Describe familiar people, places, things and events and with prompt and support provide additional details
• CC.SS.RL.K.10– Actively engage in group reading activities with purpose and understanding
• CC.SS.RL.K.7– With prompt and support describe the relationship between illustrations and the story in which they appear.
Lesson plan Learning Objectives
• To listen to and participate in story telling (“Dear Zoo” by Rod Campbell)
• To talk about and express ideas about the story
• To sequence the events in the story: Beginning, middle and end
• To make sense of animals, their sizes and the possible box/basket they may fit into by problem solving, rationalizing and using prior knowledge from the book
Materials included in this package
• Color and sort the animals into correct boxes and baskets art activity
• Full large cut outs to use on bulletin boards or during your group time when you are reading the Dear Zoo story.
• Center work mats where students assemble the missing key words from the story to complete each sentence.
I am very happy to work with everyone. If you have any concerns or comments regarding this teaching tool, please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org before leaving negative or low ratings and I will ensure you are 100% satisfied.
All the best
Dear Zoo by Rod Campbell lesson plan and centers, Zoo animals literacy lesson plan and centers,