This is a 5 day set of lesson plans focused on the story Slower Than the Rest from Every Living Thing by: Cynthia Rylant. The lesson plans are broken down by the day and a focus for each day. Each day the students are actively engaged with the
This is a five day set of lesson plans for the interactive read aloud Hey Little Ant. The children are doing text based debate with the read aloud. The plans include copies of charts that were developed during the lessons. It also includes a
11 different text are used during this unit of read aloud. The text are all informational text and will align well with a unit on informational text. The read aloud focus on main idea with one section and multiple sections of text. The unit was
This interactive read aloud is set up as a debate and also where students write about reading. The students participate in the debate and then at the end they will write about the reading. The plans include pictures of charts that were created.
These lesson plans will start with the anchor text, A Pet for Petunia. The students will have mini debates daily and will end the week long thought Would a skunk make a good pet with a large debate and writing long about the question. The lessons
These plans use Henry and Mudge as the starting point for a debate. The students also watch videos about mastiffs to answer the question, Would a mastiff mate a good pet?. Each day the children will turn and talk during the video aloud or read
Do you want to have Literature Circles in your classroom? This is only one of the jobs that the children can have in their literature circle. This will be an asset to your children to focus them during their reading and planning for literature