“Our First Phone Call” Narrative Bundle4th Grade • Lesson Plan Bundle
Subject: ELA, Fiction, Literary
Type: Lesson Plan Bundle
CCSS: RL.4.1, RL.4.3, RL.4.4
File Type: PDF
Lesson Plan Description
Engage your students in a complex text series of lessons using an an autobiographical narrative text, “Our First Phone Call,” about a girl who is thrilled to get a home phone.
Your students will:
- Move from the literal interpretation of literary text to evaluation and synthesis through strategic partner talk
- Analyze a character using dialogue, actions, and thoughts
- Determine the main events and sequential order
- Create an illustration and explanation of a main event
These lessons can be taught over the span of a half day or you can use the lessons independently, broken up over several days.