This is a lesson specifically targeted at teaching the concepts of theme, central idea, and writing opinion free summaries in literature. This product contains a pre and post test, and mini lessons to help you target on this sole standard. This lesson is broad enough to cover a 3 grade level stretch, so it reaches high and low. Excellent option for teaching this specific standard, targeting students for skill intervention, test prep, and a great tool for collecting measurable data in your classroom.
- I CAN statements (FIP appropriate)
- Standard Based Vocabulary
- Internet Based Mini Lesson: Teaching Theme
- Mini Lesson: Writing Opinion Free Summary
- Mini Lesson: Writing about the central idea in literature
- Post Test
*** Answer Key Provided for ALL Lessons/Assessments ***
More Targeted Skill Practice Lessons Based on DIFFERENT Common Core Standards:
•RL5.1, 6.1, 7.1 - Citing Textual Evidence
•RL5.2, 6.2, 7.2 - Focus: Central/Main Idea of Literary Text
•RL 5.3, 6.3, 7.3 - Learning all About Plot!
•RL5.4, 6.4, 7.4 - Learning all About Figurative Language, Figures of Speech, and Connotation
… Stay tuned. More lessons to come!