This lesson is a 2nd grade Explicit Direct Instruction lesson for WC 1.3: Linking Verbs. Lesson includes powerpoint with Learning Objective, Prior Knowledge, Concept Development, Guided Practice, Independent Practice, high order thinking checking for understanding questions throughout, sentence frames and gestures/vocabulary.
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