Research shows that meaningful conversation about reading and collaboration are very important in teaching students to read. There is a huge focus on making our classroom lessons RIGOROUS and RELEVANT with meaningful collaboration and engagement. This product is a print and show lesson that does exactly that.
This lesson is designed to inform the students of the importance of reading in their life. This lesson links reading to the real world and helps students understand why reading is so important in their life. If you’re looking for a lesson to motivate students then this is exactly what you need.
I have used this lesson with 2nd -5th and the student engagement was off the charts. They see so many pictures that they want to talk and tell stories and make connections. This lesson is great to get started with your reading instruction and can be a great starter for you to ANCHOR many more reading and Writing lessons from.
This product is the first in a series of literacy lessons that use classroom discussion, visual aids, collaboration, rigor, and graphic organizers to increase literacy comprehension.
Included in this product are
1. step by step lesson plans on 1 sheet.
2. product explanation
3.20 plus page slide show with real pictures and graphics.
4 Motivational video from WILL SMITH!
5.Student Graphic organizer to use with the lesson
6. Ideas for EXTENSION
7.Summarizing video with a fun song.
8. Extra video of a story "The girl who hated books"
The videos mentioned are links to *youtube