This is a formal written lesson plan for Grade 6 ELA Engage NY Unit 1/Lesson 4.
The theme is Myths: Not Just Long Ago.
The focus is on Reading Closely and Writing to Learn.
The skills are: inferencing, getting the "gist" of text, and character analysis.
Lesson Plan includes: CCSS Standards, Essential Question, Activating Strategy, Teaching Strategies/Learning Plan, Summarizing Strategies, and Notes.
*You will need:
- a companion PowerPoint presentation (You can find one here that contains the entire unit: Expeditionary Learning, Module 1, Unit 1)
- white board/SMART Board
- Engage NY workbooks and/or Reading and Writing notebooks
- chart paper
- Student copies of the book: Percy Jackson & The Olympians: The Lightning Thief
- sticky notes
- Engage NY Lightning Thief Chapter 1 questions (You can find them here: Grade 6 ELA Module 1, Unit 1, Lesson 3)