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Students explore Asia as they read a fiction or no-fiction book. For this English Literature lesson plan, students read the book of their choice and then create a book folder to be used in an East Asian Book Display for the library. This book display can be created to coincide with East Asian Awareness Month in May.
Third graders explore Canadian culture by creating a book. In this community analysis lesson, 3rd graders identify the First Nations people of Canada and discuss the culture, language and diversity. Students create a book discussing these aspects after they read the story The Mitten by Alvin Tresselt.
Students are read a variety of books stopping to discuss puncutation and fluency. With a partner, they read a book outloud and identify the purpose of the various puncutation marks. They are recording reading outloud to listen to how the puncutation changes the reading. To end the lesson, they practice writing a story making sure to use puncutation correctly.
Study historical events by combining the study of historical fiction and non-fiction. Learners read about true past events in historical fiction novels and then research non-fiction accounts of the same events. What are some differences they find? Compare and contrast the similarities and differences. Looking for an activity to extend this activity? Assign each writer a specific event, and have them write a journal entry or two about the event as if they were living during that time period.