Perfect The Pig Mini-Lesson
-Uses story “Perfect the Pig” by Susan Jeschke (A Reading Rainbow Story)
-Aligned with Florida State Standards: LAFS.3.RL.3.9, LAFS.3.RI.1.1, LAFS.3.RI.1.3, LAFS.3.RI.2.4, LAFS.3.L.3.4 and Common Core: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.3.4, CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.3.9, CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.3.8,
-Includes slides to explain Cause and Effect and Character Traits
-Includes introduction of vocabulary/key terms from story
-Includes word-splash (high yielding Marzano strategy used to predict what the story will be about) for story “Perfect the Pig”
-Includes slides to explain new vocabulary from story
-Includes a pre-made graphic organizer specifically made for “Perfect the Pig”.
-Includes a blank version of a similar graphic organizer that can be used in class.
-Includes character trait activity for Perfect
-Includes a non-fiction animal/pig study for students to learn about pigs in a non-fiction way.
-Graphic organizers can be printed as handouts for class.
Created by: Jen Hitchcock
Graphics by: mycutegraphics.com