Lesson Plan Overview
Authors use transitions and patterns of organization within text to show relationships of ideas and to clarify main points. The lesson plan will guide students in understanding identifying types of transition words, explain the purpose of transition words, and apply knowledge of transitions in sentences and writing. This unit will specifically cover words that show addition, words that show time, along patterns of organization (list of items and time order). The four-day lesson plan includes 3 student assignments and 1 summative assessment. This lesson plan includes a beautiful, engaging 40-slide PowerPoint Presentation with all instructional notes and practices included.
Grade Level: 9th Grade through College or University Levels
Time Frame: Four Days of Instruction – One Day for Assessments
Transitions Part 1 – Secondary ELA - PP - Included
Student Assignments: Included
o Words the Show Addition Practice
o Words That Show Addition and Time Practice
o Transitions Part 1 Practice
Transitions Part 1 Summative Assessment – Included
Answer Keys - Included
Unit Learning Objective:
Students will be able to identify types of transition words, explain the purpose of transition words, and apply knowledge in sentences and writing.