Materials Needed: Required: copy of the book Chrysanthemum, by Kevin Henkes, blank paper (1 piece per student), pencils, crayons, document camera/chart paper/ or whiteboard (used for examples)
Printable Resources: None
Lesson Plan Description
This 1 hour ELA lesson is based around the picture book Chrysanthemum, by Kevin Henkes. Your students will enjoy a read aloud of Chrysanthemum and doing a word family (-at & -it) activity. Students will enjoy listening to the story, discussing their favorite parts of the story, distinguishing between –at and –it word families and making a t-chart to sort words.
**The content of this lesson is derived from a portion of the Half Day Lesson Plan: Chrysanthemum. Purchasing both this 1 hour and the half day plan, will result in duplicated content.