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“Breaker Boys” Closer Looking Lesson: Inferencing

4th Grade • 1 Lesson Plan

Lesson Plan Description

Teaching students to infer and analyze can be challenging with the written word.  In this “closer looking” lesson based around two photographs containing animals and nature. Your students will:

  • Collaborate  with partners answering text dependent questions with the support of sentence frames
  • Analyze critical details and determine their classifications
  • Infer and determine main ideas
  • Complete an independent exit slip at the end of the lesson to gauge students understanding