Materials Needed: pencils, blank paper (if you are not printing "Exit Slips"), chart paper, document camera (for displaying text)
Printable Resources: Required: copy of informational text, "All About Chrysanthemums" (for teacher); Optional: printable “Exit Slip” as an assessment component (1 copy per student)
Lesson Plan Description
This 1 hour lesson plans addresses several ELA standards using a read aloud of the informational text, “All About Chrysanthemums” and identifying and using text features. Students will use informational text features to understand the meanings of new words and define the role of an informational text author. In addition, they will know and use text features (e.g., bold print, title, subheadings, glossaries) to locate key facts or information in a text efficiently.
**The content of this lesson is derived from a portion of the Half Day Lesson Plan: Informational: Chrysanthemums. Purchasing both this 1 hour and the half day plan, will result in duplicated content.