Why Lesson Planet?
Promote text-to-world connections with this lesson plan. Discuss the important of looking for connections in the texts you read, and then read this passage on Selena, the famous Spanish-speaking singer. As you read, encourage your class to think of other Latino or Latina artists who are similar to Selena. Before bringing this lesson plan into the classroom, consider creating a list of thought-provoking questions to use during your read-aloud.