RI.K.8 Lesson Plans and Units

 


1. Wonders of Nature: Plants, Bugs and Frogs - This lesson includes Standard RI.K.8 as one of its focus standards and provides sample activities, assessments, and book lists to assist teachers in addressing this standard. (Source: Common Core Curriculum Maps)

2. America: Symbols and Celebrations - The Common Core Standards Curriculum Maps provides this lesson. Although Standard RI.K.8 is not a focused standard for this lesson, it is directly addressed in activities for “reading/informational text” located in the Sample Activities and Assessments section. (Source: Common Core Curriculum Maps)

3. The Day Jimmy’s Boa Taught Cause and Effect – This lesson introduces the concept of cause and effect with Trinka Hakes Noble's books about Jimmy and his boa constrictor. (Source: Read Write Think website)

4. Introduce Cause and Effect - This cause and effect lesson from is appropriate for kindergarten through third grade with grade-level adaptations. (Source: Free Reading website)

5. Three Billy Goats Gruff - In this first grade lesson, students will examine language in three different versions of the traditional "Gruff" tale. These will be compared and contrasted through Venn diagrams. (Source: Learn NC, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Education)

6. Introduce Main Idea – This lesson is designed to help students strengthen skills in identifying the main idea of a text. It is appropriate for kindergarten through third grade with grade-level adaptations. (Source: Free Reading website)

7. Introduce Identifying Details – This lesson is designed to help students strengthen skills in identifying the details that support the main idea in a text. It is appropriate for kindergarten through third grade with grade-level adaptations. (Source: Free Reading website)

8. Introduce Purpose for Reading - This lesson plan helps kindergarten through third grade students understand what is meant by establishing a purpose for reading. (Source: Free Reading website)