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3 Library Lesson visits with a read-aloud and hands-on activities:
Library Visit #1
Students hear Tomás and the Library Lady read aloud by the Librarian.
Students recall story plot with I Have/Who Has roundabout game.
Students compare/contract themselves with Tomás through a Venn Diagram.
Library Visit #2
Students hear Librarian From the Black Lagoon read aloud by the Librarian.
Students learn Library Expectations for behavior and care of library & books through a pictorial concept attainment activity. (Slide presentation PDF Notes included)
Students receive (editable) ELL Bookmark to reinforce what they've learned.
Library Visit #3
Students hear The Library Dragon read aloud by the Librarian.
Students recall fire-related words through a simple Word Search & an idioms activity.
Students create Library Location Word Cards translating English into their home language to display throughout the library.
This package includes a complete Library Lesson Plan with WIDA-ELD Standards, ELA Common Core Standards, and National School Library Standards. Detailed Can-Do Descriptors, Topic-related & Academic Language Criteria, and Differentiation Strategies for Listening, Speaking, Reading, & Writing. Lesson details include preparations, resources needed, and steps for Direct instruction, Modeling & guided practice, Independent practice, and Sharing & reflecting.
Bonus: I've also included my FREE ELL Library Lesson Planner editable Template so you can create your own standards-aligned lessons! Includes all the above lesson plan elements.