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Stranded: Survival Themes
Students explore human character by reading classic children's books. In this story analysis lesson, students read the book Island of the Blue Dolphins by Scott O'Dell and Hatchet by Gary Paulsen. Students identify the character traits and plots of the books before writing poetry based on the stories.
2nd - 4th Visual & Performing Arts 9 Views 46 Downloads
Marine Life, Oceans, Lakes and Rivers
Students examine the types of organisms found in oceans. In groups, they read articles about the research done at certain sites. They work together to research their own water ecosystems and report the findings to the class. To end the lesson, they also observe the behaviors of dolphins.
4th - 5th Science 5 Views 47 Downloads
Ocean Life for Grades 4-5
Learners study ocean life while practicing their reading comprehension, note taking, and writing skills. In this ocean life lesson, students read about research that is taking place at field sites, conduct water research, and discover information about dolphins.
3rd - 5th Language Arts 4 Views 63 Downloads
If You Hopped Like a Frog
Young scholars represent an animal in a drawing using accurate ratio and/or proportions. In this proportional reasoning and literacy lesson, students listen to the book If You Hopped Like a Frog by David Schwartz. Young scholars work with a group to illustrate an animal fact that represents the use of proportion.
4th - 6th Visual & Performing Arts 6 Views 24 Downloads
Reading to Learn: How Do We Sum That Up?
Learners explore the topic of summarizing. They read the book, Dolphins at Daybreak, to practice summarizing. They determine what information is important and choose sentences to summarize the passages they read. They write a summary of the chapter they have read.
4th - 6th Language Arts 3 Views 10 Downloads
Island of the Blue Dolphins Project
Fourth graders construct a character sketch of the main character Karana from the book, Island of the Blue Dolphin. They create a concept map, time line, or animation project deomonstrating their knowledge of the book through multimedia presentations.
4th Language Arts 3 Views 40 Downloads