Lesson Plans
Kells 5th Grade 1st Q 09.10 Lesson Plans
Week: 09/28/2009 Instructor: Lairdie Kells Academics
Reading: Finish the story "Looking for a Home" Discuss generalizations made in the story, wksh on vocab words, Put together project for their book report due Monday Oct 19 (everyone has a mystery book they should be reading)
Social: Chapter summary over the Vikings, Renaissance, and da Gama, the wksh must be in complete sentences Hand back state tests, Map folder Monday
Lang. Arts NWEA Testing
Reading: Library renew mystery books, Read Lion and the Ant Generalization wksh
Social: Parallel time line Read pages 133 - 135 on Columbus Map folder Tuesday Vocab wksh start map of Columbus's life
Lang Arts: NWEA Testing
Reading: Vocab Quiz Group 1,(students have sheet of words and meanings) Computer Lab to research riders of the Orphan Train
Social: Make time line of early navigational tools. match tools to uses, practice using a magnetic compass, make a quadrant and try it out at home
Language Arts: Review Simple, Compound, and Complex Sentences
Reading: Hand out next vocabulary list Read play on Christopher Columbus, Dictionary 19,20
Social: Mr. G Don't Laugh at Me program
Lang. Arts: Sentence Dictation lesson 1 Review nouns and introduce pronouns
Reading: Proofreading Test Read Time for Kids Assign ABC order
Social: State test over 5, 10, or 15 states depending if they got the last test correct.(each child gets a study guide on Monday to practice) Homecoming Parade
Language Arts: Write paragraph for orphan train presentation