The Secret Garden of George Washington Carver Lesson Plan and Google Activities

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Description

A guided reading or interactive read aloud lesson plan for the biography mentor text book The Secret Garden of George Washington Carver by Gene Barretta and Frank Morrison. This is a great book for teaching about perseverance / grit or for Black History Month in February! Google Slides presentation and student activities on Google Docs.

Lessons and activities focus on:

  • Summarizing key details (two strategies: timeline and narrative retelling)
  • describing character traits / characteristics
  • analyzing author's craft to determine how the author uses reasons to support a point
  • close reading illustrations
  • main idea and details
  • comparing and contrasting

The lesson plans include:

  • teacher script with strategic stopping points and questions for students to discuss
  • printable prompts for student post-reading responses through discussion in writing or reading response logs
  • 4-5 day plan
  • Discussion questions
  • Suggested discussion strategies
  • Strategic stopping points for questioning and close reading
  • Anchor chart examples
  • Sentence stems / frames for oracy and vocabulary development
  • Great for bilingual classrooms
  • Printable worksheets for written responses
  • Google Docs for student responses
  • Google Slides for displaying lesson ideas, discussion questions and prompts

How to Use This Resource:

  • whole group
  • small group
  • as a reading  intervention
  • special education (SPED)
  • bilingual or Dual Language / DLI classrooms
  • with ELLs for ESL instruction
  • Great for 1st, 2nd, 3rd, or 4th grade
  • Google Classroom Distance learning / virtual learning
  • on chromebooks or iPads for tech classrooms to go paperless

Your first, second, third, or fourth grade students will love this story!

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Standards

to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Ask and answer questions about key details in a text.
Identify the main topic and retell key details of a text.
Describe the connection between two individuals, events, ideas, or pieces of information in a text.
Ask and answer questions to help determine or clarify the meaning of words and phrases in a text.
Know and use various text features (e.g., headings, tables of contents, glossaries, electronic menus, icons) to locate key facts or information in a text.

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