Need help implementing Guidebook 2.0? Sail away with these Christopher Columbus lessons. The PowerPoint presentation includes Lesson 11 and 12 from the 5th Grade Louisiana Guidebook 2.0 Birchbark Unit Lessons 11-12. If you are in a crunch for time, this is the perfect lesson for you.
Lesson 11 includes a presentation with a summary of the text. Teachers can read the information from the board as students locate evidence. It is a great introduction for Lesson 12.
Lesson 12 includes a group activity. Group your students into 5 groups. Each group is assigned 1 question. Students choose group roles then follow the directions on the handout. Group roles are easy to follow, fun for students, and explained in the directions and in a separate space on the handout. Teachers become the facilitator as students cooperatively complete the short read and assignment. The Presenter of each group will present the answers to the class. BAM! You will love handing over this assignment to your students and letting the students take control of their learning and teach the class. Add a self-reflection and a peer-evaluation to use this lesson as your observation lesson.
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