Owl Moon by Jane Yolen Lesson Plan and Activities

Rated 4.3 out of 5, based on 1 reviews
1 Rating
Picture Book Brain
2.1k Followers
Grade Levels
1st - 4th, Homeschool
Standards
Formats Included
  • PDF
Pages
22 pages
$2.75
$2.75
Share this resource
Report this resource to TPT
Picture Book Brain
2.1k Followers

Description

A guided reading or interactive read aloud lesson plan for the Christmas / winter mentor text picture book Owl Moon by Jane Yolen and John Schoenherr. This is a great read for word choice!

Lessons and activities focus on:

  • Summarizing key details (4 strategies: narrative retell, timeline, graphic organizer, Somebody Wanted But Then So)
  • close reading for descriptive language: similes, metaphors, personification
  • author's message / lesson
  • Main idea and details
  • Comparing and contrasting but can easily be modified for other uses

The lesson plans include:

  • teacher script with strategic stopping points and questions for students to discuss
  • printable prompts for student post-reading responses through discussion in writing or reading response logs
  • 4-5 day plan
  • Discussion questions
  • Suggested discussion strategies
  • Strategic stopping points for questioning and close reading
  • Anchor chart examples
  • Sentence stems / frames for oracy and vocabulary development
  • Great for bilingual classrooms
  • Printable worksheets for written responses

How to Use This Resource:

  • whole group
  • small group
  • as a reading  intervention
  • special education (SPED)
  • bilingual or Dual Language / DLI classrooms
  • with ELLs for ESL instruction
  • Great for K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, or 4th grade

Your Kindergarten, first, second, third, or fourth grade students will love this story!

✰ ✭ ✰ ✭ ✰ ✭ ✰ ✭ ✰ ✭ ✰ ✭ ✰ ✭ ✰ ✭ ✰ ✭ ✰ ✭

You May Also Like:

Comprehensive Literacy Language Workshop Plan for Oliver Button is a Sissy

1st Grade Common Core Reading Standards Rubrics

Dual Language Reading Resource using CAFE and Sentence Starters

Total Pages
22 pages
Answer Key
N/A
Teaching Duration
N/A
Report this resource to TPT
Reported resources will be reviewed by our team. Report this resource to let us know if this resource violates TPT’s content guidelines.

Standards

to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Ask and answer questions about key details in a text.
Retell stories, including key details, and demonstrate understanding of their central message or lesson.
Describe characters, settings, and major events in a story, using key details.
Identify words and phrases in stories or poems that suggest feelings or appeal to the senses.
Use illustrations and details in a story to describe its characters, setting, or events.

Reviews

Questions & Answers

2.1k Followers
TPT

TPT empowers educators to teach at their best.

More About Us

Keep in Touch!

Sign Up