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Exploring How Section Headings Support Understanding of Expository Texts

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Grades 3 – 5
Lesson Plan Type Standard Lesson
Estimated Time Three 40-minute sessions
Lesson Author

Cynthia A. Lassonde

Schoharie, New York

Publisher

International Reading Association

 

Lesson Plans

Calendar Activities

Strategy Guides

 

LESSON PLANS

Grades   6 – 8  |  Lesson Plan  |  Standard Lesson

Using THIEVES to Preview Nonfiction Texts

Students become "thieves" in this lesson as they use a previewing strategy to "steal" information from textbooks and other nonfiction texts before actually reading them.

 

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CALENDAR ACTIVITIES

Grades   3 – 12  |  Calendar Activity  |  April 15

The RMS Titanic sank on this day in 1912.

Students use the Internet Workshop model to explore web links about the Titanic disaster.

 

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STRATEGY GUIDES

Grades   K – 8  |  Strategy Guide

Introducing Ideas and Vocabulary with the Concept Sort

A Concept Sort is a vocabulary and comprehension strategy used with students to introduce new topics and/or familiarize students with new vocabulary.

 

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