2015 is quickly coming to an end – and so is this semester. It’s time to rest, relax and recharge. It’s also a great time to get ahead on planning. If you happen to be thinking about what to do in your classroom in the weeks ahead, you may want to look through the Top 10 lessons plans teachers used from ReadWriteThink.org this year:
- Can You Convince Me? Developing Persuasive Writing (Grades 3 – 5)
- Artistic Elements: Exploring Art Through Descriptive Writing (Grades 3 – 5)
- Book Report Alternative: Writing Resumes for Characters in Historical Fiction (Grades 3 – 5)
- Figurative Language: Teaching Idioms (Grades 3 – 5)
- Teaching Plot Structure through Short Stories (Grades 9 – 10)
- Teaching Point of View With Two Bad Ants (Grades 3 – 5)
- Reading Informational Texts Using the 3-2-1 Strategy (Grades K – 2)
- Inferring How and Why Characters Change (Grades 3 – 5)
- Questioning: A Comprehension Strategy for Small-Group Guided Reading (Grades 3 – 5)
- Exploring the Power of Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Words through Diamante Poetry (Grades 9 – 12)
Don’t see something that fits your classroom or grade level? These are just ten of the hundreds of lessons on the ReadWriteThink site. Visit the lesson plan section for many more options.
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What lesson plan would you like to see in the Top 10?