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OUR WEEK AT A GLANCE  
  September 6-9, 2016
Due Date: 9/6/2016
Subject: 3rd Grade

Being a Writer Lesson Plans*

Dates: Sept.6-9, 2016

Being a Writer Unit

Unit Focus

Standards Addresses in Unit

Unit 2

The Writing Process

*Students will learn about a professional author's writing practice

*review recent drafts, selecting one to publish

*writing critically and revising

*confer with one another and teacher

Reading: RL 3.1, 3.2, 3.3, 3.5, 3.6, 3.7, 3.10

Writing: W 3.1, 3.1a, 3.1b, 3.4, 3.6,3.10

 

 

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

 

Labor day no school

Week 1, Day 1

Introduction to the writing process

 

Focus: Selecting and completing drafts

Judy Blume-The Pain and the Great One

Week 1, Day 2

 

Focus: Analyzing and Revising Drafts

*Gather and generate interesting words

*model revising drafts

Week 1, Day 3

 

Focus: Pair conferring

*Share and reflect

Week 3, Days 4-5

 

Focus:Analyzing and revising drafts

*strong opening sentences

*use a thesaurus

*share and reflect

Grammar Skill: Lesson 4: review sentences

Making Meaning Lesson Plans

Dates: September 6-9, 2016

Making Meaning Unit

Unit Focus

Standards Addresses in Unit

Unit 2

Visualizing: Poetry and Fiction

·         Visualize to make sense of a story

·         Use schema and make inferences informally

·         Read independently

Reading: RL 3.1, 3.2, 3.3, 3.5, 3.6, 3.7, 3.10

Writing: W 3.1, 3.1a, 3.1b, 3.4, 3.6,3.10

 

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Labor Day- No school

Week 3, Day 1

Read-aloud/ Strategy Lesson:

 

Aunt Flossie's Hats (and Crab Cakes Later)

 

Week 3, Day 2

Read-aloud/Guided Strategy Lesson:

 

Review Aunt Flossie's Hats (and Crab Cakes Later)

 

Week 3, Day 3

Independent strategy Practice:

 

Share drawings and writings

 

Week 3, Day 4

Independent strategy practice

*Review visualizing and share

 

 

Vocab Wk #4 words: flutter, clutch, dodge, heartbreaking, fury, bewildered

*Lesson plans are subject to change as needed

 

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AUGUST 29-September 2, 2016
Due Date: 8/29/2016
Subject: 3rd Grade
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AUGUST 29-September 2, 2016
Due Date: 8/29/2016
Subject: 3rd Grade
  MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNES. THURS.   FRIDAY  
MAKING MEANING (Reading)

Read Aloud:

"The Spooky Tail of Prewitt Peacock"

Focus:

~Hearing and discussing a poem

~Visualizing to understand and enjoy the poem

Guided Strategy Practice:

"The SpookyTail of Prewitt Peacock"

Focus:

~Hearing parts of a story again to build comprehension

~Visualizing to enjoy and understand 

~Discussing a character's feelings

Independent Strategy Practice:

Focus:

~Visualizing to enjoy and understand texts read independently 

~Connecting their mental images to the texts

Guided Strategy Practice:

Focus:

~Visualizing to enjoy and understand texts read independently 

~Connecting their mental images to the texts

~Learning how to use a reading journal

Catch up day...

*reteach

*review

*small groups

BEING A Writer

Getting Ideas from Poetry

"Silver Seeds"

*FOCUS: Acrostic Poems

Getting Ideas from Nonfiction:

"Oceans and Seas"

*Quick Write
Nonfiction topics

Getting Ideas for Writing:

"Atlantic"

*Quick-Write:

Using 'I'

Getting Ideas and Pair Conferring:

"I Wonder Why the Sea is Salty"

*Quick-Write: Nonfiction Questions

Getting Ideas for Sensory Details:

"Hello Ocean"

*Quick Write
Sensory details about a place

 


  MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNES. THURS.   FRIDAY  
MAKING MEANING (Reading)

 

 

 

 

 

BEING A Writer