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Guess What's in the Bag: A Language-based Activity

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Guess What's in the Bag: A Language-based Activity

Grades K – 2
Lesson Plan Type Minilesson
Estimated Time 50 minutes
Lesson Author

LaDonna Helm

LaDonna Helm

Urbana, Illinois


National Council of Teachers of English


Materials and Technology

Student Interactives



  • Paper bag or pillow case

  • A variety of objects to be described [Note: These can be brought in by both teacher and students.]

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What's in the Bag?

Grades   K – 2  |  Student Interactive  |  Learning About Language

What's in the Bag?

What's in the Bag? invites primary students to play with vocabulary common to their environment.


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