55 Downloads

Self-Reflection at the end of a Calendar Year!

Self-Reflection at the end of a Calendar Year!
Self-Reflection at the end of a Calendar Year!
Self-Reflection at the end of a Calendar Year!
Self-Reflection at the end of a Calendar Year!
Self-Reflection at the end of a Calendar Year!
Self-Reflection at the end of a Calendar Year!
Self-Reflection at the end of a Calendar Year!
Self-Reflection at the end of a Calendar Year!
Grade Levels
Product Rating
4.0
1 rating
File Type

PDF (Acrobat) Document File

Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing.

5 MB|20 pages
Share
Product Description
A lesson about self-reflection at the end of a calendar year

The end of the year is a busy time for many people. It is also a time that naturally lends itself to reflection. So often we get caught up in the business of the season and don’t provide proper time to do some self-reflection and set new sights for the year to come. Give your students an opportunity to practice self-reflection in class…and practice literacy skills at the same time!

In this lesson, students will respond to 12 different quotes by providing a concrete connection to their life in 2017. The quotes prompt reflection on events or moments when students were brave, engaged, defiant, dedicated, joyful, and to recall what was a great read, what media accurately depicts their past year, and helps them plan for a successful 2018.

This lesson is designed to meet your unique needs in the classroom this coming month. The lesson can work as:
• a whole class activity in a seminar format,
• to get antsy students up out of their seats to do a walk-about and respond,
• an opportunity to let students get creative in expressing their reflections, or
• simply a seat + homework assignment.

This detailed lesson includes:
- ‘How to Use’ guidance sheet
- Teacher notes, including
* A warm-up idea
* Ideas for seminar, gallery, and creative expression formats
- Ready to print student self-reflection guide, complete with:
* 12 quotes (in the student self-reflection guide and on 12 separate cards to use around the room or in small groups!)
* Different prompt after each quote on the student self-reflection guide to spur reflection using concrete examples from 2017 (on the 12 quote cards as well!)
- Reflection Writing Assignment
* 3 prompts from which students can choose from to showcase their writing and reflection skills

Skills developed in this lesson:
- Using descriptive writing to reflect upon one’s experiences
- Responding to text using personal connections
- Composing a letter
- Using examples to support a statement


Don’t miss out on store discounts, free products, and new product launches! Just click the “Follow Me” star under our store name above or on our homepage.

Thanks!
Off The Beaten Path Curriculum & Instruction

Questions or comments? Email me! Beth@teachoffthebeatenpath.com
Total Pages
20 pages
Answer Key
Does not apply
Teaching Duration
1 hour
Report this Resource
Loading...
FREE
Digital Download
More products from Off The Beaten Path
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
FREE
Digital Download
Teachers Pay Teachers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

Learn More

Keep in Touch!

Sign up