Nonfiction Informational Text, THREE Interactive Notebook assignments, and a balanced mix of engaging hands-on activities to teach students about the life and voyages of New World Explorer Leif Erikson:
• COMPLETE Lesson-we provide all of the CONTENT!
• Questions to assess Informational Text Comprehension
• Discussion Questions to stimulate Critical Thinking
• Leif Erikson Vocabulary Quiz
Students will then use the Leif Erikson Content to complete THREE Interactive Notebook Assignments (all patterns and step-by-step directions included!):
• Vocabulary Organizers (Interactive Notebook)
• Journal Page and History Booklet (Interactive Notebook)
• Find the Fib Game and Two-Pocket Organizer (Interactive Notebook)
In addition, students will practice Functional Text Comprehension by following written directions to make a 3D model of a Viking Ship~all patterns and step-by-step directions included!
Leif Erikson, aligned with the 3rd-5th grade Common Core READING, WRITING, and LANGUAGE Standards (see Preview for Standard Alignment), can be purchased separately, or as part of our NEW WORLD EXPLORERS INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK UNIT
We've included a context-appropriate Glossary, Answer Pages, and Grading Rubrics for the Interactive Notebook assignments.
Download the Leif Erikson Preview to see the complete Lesson Plan, Common Core Alignment and samples from the lesson and activities.
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ROBERT LA SALLE INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK UNIT
SAMUEL DE CHAMPLAIN INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK UNIT
JACQUES CARTIER INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK UNIT
SIR FRANCIS DRAKE LESSON
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