Week #1: BIOGRAPHIES
Library Objective: Students will describe a biography and identify the biography section.
Lesson 1: Real People
- Learning Goal
- Explain that biographies are stories that give information about real people.
- Identify information about real people in a biography.
- Approximately 50 minutes
- Necessary Materials
- Provided: Example Chart, Independent Practice Worksheet
Not Provided: The Story of Ruby Bridges by Robert Coles, chart paper, markers
- Lesson Plan
Week #2: Author Study: Jan Brett http://www.janbrett.com/index.html
Read Aloud Book List: read Christmas classics and favorites this month
Christmas Trolls by Jan Brett
The Wild Christmas Reindeer by Jan Brett
Home for Christmas by Jan Brett
Week # 3: HAPPY HOLIDAYS - read alouds
See this site for a December Calendar and list of books: http://childrensbooks.about.com/