Lesson Plans
Language Arts 5th Grade 2nd Q 11.12 Lesson Plans
Week: 11/14/2011 Instructor: Lairdie Kells Academics
Using a dictionary, Thanksgiving vocab

Proofreading test, introduction of new vocab words, read Time for Kids
Writing tall tales: the students will be given story starters which they may use or write on of their own. When they are finished they will read them to the class
Read play Jamestown settlement, start story Sarah Morton's Day or Samuel Eaton's Day
Combining short sentences using series, conjunctions, appositive, compound subjects and predicates
compare and contrast the students' day with the day of a Plymouth child
Vocabulary from their book
Read play: The First Thanksgiving

Homophones and more descriptive verbs