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Lesson Plan

Traveling Terrain: Comprehending Nonfiction Text on the Web

E-mail / Share / Print This Page / Print All Materials (Note: Handouts must be printed separately)

Grades 3 – 5
Lesson Plan Type Standard Lesson
Estimated Time Three 30-minute sessions
Lesson Author

Sheila K. Seitz

Alexandria, Virginia


International Literacy Association







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  • Make copies of the Text Features chart, Scavenger Hunt handout, and Connecting Concepts graphic organizer.

  • Schedule access to a computer lab. (Lessons can be completed as a whole-class activity with one station projected, however, assessment will need to be adjusted.)

  • Review websites prior to instruction.

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