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Informational: Breaker Boys (Key Details & Cause/Effect)

4th Grade • 1 Hour Lesson
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Lesson Plan Description

This is a 1 hour ELA lesson plan addressing several ELA standards using Text: “Breaker Boys: A Light at the End of the Tunnel” ( provided). This lesson includes: close reading comprehension techniques (RI.4.1-4.5) Key Details and Vocabulary and Causal Reasoning (Focus on Effects). Students will take literal interpretation of informational text to evaluation and synthesizing and complete a graphic organizer to show the effects that the job of the breaker boys had on them personally.

**The content of this lesson is derived from a portion of the Half Day Lesson Plan: Informational: “Breaker Boys: A Light at the End of the Tunnel”. Purchasing both this 1 hour and the half day plan, will result in duplicated content.