Want to teach Re-reading, discussions, main idea, supporting details, music, creativity, and Greece all with one clever lesson?
Make sure you have access to the following TedEd video:
This product includes the lesson plan and worksheet for this TERRIFIC Ted Ed video. The video is only five minutes long, but filled with interesting information. Students will love watching it twice!
Music teachers and Language Arts teachers will both benefit from this lesson!
This product comes complete with Activating Strategy, extension activity, TWO worksheets for students to fill out, Essential Questions (How can we engage effectively in a range of collaborative discussions building on others’ ideas and expressing our own clearly? AND How can we analyze the main ideas and supporting details presented in diverse media and formats such as videos?), and MORE.
The lesson encourages the class to ONLY view (no note-taking) the first time and attempt to answer questions. On the second viewing, students are able to focus in on specific details. Questions are tex-dependent. The teacher will note how much this is like Re-READING a text. The second reading reveals so much more that one might miss on a first reading!
Students will SEE the benefit of a second, closer reading.
The ELA Common Core Standards addressed are:
SL.6.1, 7.1, and 8.1 and SL.6.2,7.2, and 8.2.