This Using Informational Text Features and Learning Freaky Frog Vocabulary lesson plan also includes:
What kind of text features help children build a strong vocabulary? According to this activity, headers, pictures, and the glossary will accomplish this task. The class uses text features such as headers to unpack new vocabulary words. They create vocabulary journals in which they will write what they think the definition of each new word is. The next day, the teacher will go through the journals to determine which words the children should focus on. While the activity is very well written and includes three worksheets, it is lacking in scope.
- Addresses Common Core standards
- Contains three worksheets