Skills: Synthesizing of Text, Key Details, Vocabulary
File Type: PDF Document
Materials Needed: blank paper, pencil and a document camera or whiteboard
Printable Resources: Required: copies of Informational Text: “Food Chains & Food Webs” (1 copy per student); Optional: printable “Exit Slip” (as an optional assessment component) (1 copy per student)
Lesson Plan Description
This is a 1 hour ELA lesson plan addressing several ELA standards using “Food Chains & Food Webs” by Jennifer Kaul. This lesson includes: close reading comprehension techniques (RI.5.1-5.4). Your students will use close reading comprehension techniques, Synthesizing of Text, Key Details, and Vocabulary Segment 1: students will take literal interpretation of informational text to evaluation and synthesizing.
**The content of this lesson is derived from a portion of the Half Day Lesson Plan: Informational Life Science: “Food Chains & Food Webs”. Purchasing both this 1 hour and the half day plan, will result in duplicate content.