A value packed lesson plan! Develop the concepts of the season of Fall, picking out a pumpkin tradition, along with friendship and learning life lessons for your ESL students and/or K-1 grade students.
This 42 page lesson plan includes colorful visuals and plenty of word work activities to supplement the story and a complete step by step lesson plan to follow. The lesson plan includes learning targets and all the best brain research steps that support instructional reading: Developing Schema and Previewing, Reinforcing Comprehension strategies, Setting a Purpose for Reading, Response Log Writing and Grand Conversation Questions for post reading to reinforce of higher level thinking skills and vocabulary. All these steps are highlighted by walking brain indicators in the lesson! Just follow along!!
This was used in my reading intervention class with grades spanning from 1st-8th grade with great engagement for beginning readers and/or ESL students.
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