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 Web-Based Thematic Unit:
Your Topic - Teacher Resources 

This web-based thematic unit has a wide range of activities for this grade level(s). On this page you'll find an overview of the unit as well as lesson outlines and links to student activities.

Establishing the Learning Environment

Include ideas for introducing the topic and setting up your classroom.

Resources

  • Collect a variety of fiction, nonfiction, and reference print resources. - provide specific lists of resources
  • Organize computer software. - provide specific lists of resources

Technology Setup

  • List any technology scheduling or setup requirements

Classroom Management and Activity Guidelines

Classroom activities have been provided as part of this thematic unit. A lesson overview has been provided for each activity. For each lesson, you'll find a set of benchmarks, a suggested timing of the lesson, specific pages connecting the book to the activities, performance assessments, and other activity ideas. Each activity page contains an introduction, task, process and resources, project guidelines, and a conclusion.

Provide an overview to the use of your materials such as technology access, timing, or implementation issues.

Activity 1

  • Overview: Provide a short description of the activity.
  • Benchmarks
    • List each benchmark
  • Timing: When in the unit should this activity be completed?
  • Book Connections: If a book is being used, are there particular passages of importance?
  • Teacher Resources: Are there links to resources that might be helpful when teaching this lesson?
  • Performance Assessments: Rubric - link to the rubric page
  • Other Activity Ideas:
Activity 2
  • Overview: Provide a short description of the activity.
  • Benchmarks
    • List each benchmark
  • Timing: When in the unit should this activity be completed?
  • Book Connections: If a book is being used, are there particular passages of importance?
  • Teacher Resources: Are there links to resources that might be helpful when teaching this lesson?
  • Performance Assessments: Rubric - link to the rubric page
  • Other Activity Ideas:

Activity 3

  • Overview: Provide a short description of the activity.
  • Benchmarks
    • List each benchmark
  • Timing: When in the unit should this activity be completed?
  • Book Connections: If a book is being used, are there particular passages of importance?
  • Teacher Resources: Are there links to resources that might be helpful when teaching this lesson?
  • Performance Assessments: Rubric - link to the rubric page
  • Other Activity Ideas:

Activity 4

  • Overview: Provide a short description of the activity.
  • Benchmarks
    • List each benchmark
  • Timing: When in the unit should this activity be completed?
  • Book Connections: If a book is being used, are there particular passages of importance?
  • Teacher Resources: Are there links to resources that might be helpful when teaching this lesson?
  • Performance Assessments: Rubric - link to the rubric page
  • Other Activity Ideas:

 

Conclusion

Describe a culminating activity.


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