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RI.2.3 Lesson and Unit Plans


1. Pictures Tell a Story: A Lesson in Sequencing -- The objectives of this lesson are (1) illustrate important events in a story or in history (2) correctly sequence images of events to tell a story *Note: A pop-up box about joining the website will come up initially; close the box to proceed with the lesson description. (from the EducationWorld.com web site)

2. Reading Informational Texts Using the 3-2-1 Strategy -- In this lesson, students in grades K-2 learn to use the 3-2-1 strategy, which involves writing about three things they discovered, two things they found interesting, and one question they still have. After teacher modeling, students read a magazine article independently and use the 3-2-1 strategy to comprehend what they read. [from ReadWriteThink, the International Reading Association]

3. The Frog Beyond the Fairy Tale Character: Searching Informational Texts – In this lesson, students in grades K-2 examine their prior knowledge about frogs, make predictions, and verify their predictions through research on the Internet. Students initially record their predictions about frogs on a worksheet with true and false columns. They then use the website The Somewhat Amusing World of Frogs to learn more about frogs and check their predictions. (from ReadWriteThink, the International Reading Association)