SL.2.1a

Follow agreed-upon rules for discussions (e.g., gaining the floor in respectful ways, listening to others with care, speaking one at a time about the topics and texts under discussion).

 
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Introduction of Text Features

2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Text Features in Informational Text
2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Text Features in Informational Text
Dr. Miranti Murphy
Hollywood, FL
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Reference and Research skills have real world applications that enhance students' ability to locate information efficiently and effectively for multiple purposes.

 
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Mushroom Man Day 1

2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Shared Inquiry Discussion 2
2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Shared Inquiry Discussion 2
Dr. Miranti Murphy
Hollywood, FL
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

How are interpretive questions incorporated into shared inquiry discussions ?

 
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Science is "Snow" Much Fun! (Part 1)

2nd Grade Science » Unit: Igniting Science Inquiry
2nd Grade Science » Unit: Igniting Science Inquiry
Jeri Faber
Ringwood, IL
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

Making "snow" in summer leads to interesting scientific observations!

 
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The Korean Cinderella: Day 5 of Cinderella Unit

2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Fractured Fairly Tales
2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Fractured Fairly Tales
Dr. Miranti Murphy
Hollywood, FL
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

As an important literary technique,differences in perspective and point of view are exemplified in stories with the same central theme, such as this Korean version of CInderella

 
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Catalog Cats/ Our Garden Day 1

2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Shared Inquiry Discussion 1
2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Shared Inquiry Discussion 1
Dr. Miranti Murphy
Hollywood, FL
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

How do multiple readings of text deepen knowledge ? Students use post-it notes to highlight specific points in the story and collaborate to design interpretive questions.

 
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Use Your Senses!

2nd Grade Science » Unit: Working like a Scientist
2nd Grade Science » Unit: Working like a Scientist
Melissa Collins
Memphis, TN
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Can you imagine your students using the science process skills scientists use to investigate?

 
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Jack and the Beanstalk Day 1

2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Shared Inquiry Discussion 1
2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Shared Inquiry Discussion 1
Dr. Miranti Murphy
Hollywood, FL
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

How do multiple readings of text deepen knowledge ? Students use post-it notes to highlight specific points in the story and collaborate to design interpretive questions.

 
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New Words and Connecting Ideas

2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Vocabulary within Informational Text
2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Vocabulary within Informational Text
Andrea Praught
Oswego, IL
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Define, Connect and Understand!!

 
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The Happy Lion Part 1

2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Shared Inquiry Discussion 1
2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Shared Inquiry Discussion 1
Dr. Miranti Murphy
Hollywood, FL
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

How do multiple readings of text deepen knowledge ? Students use post-it notes to highlight specific points in the story and collaborate to design interpretive questions.

 
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Tale of Despereaux: Conflicts

2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Challenging Characters
2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Challenging Characters
Dr. Miranti Murphy
Hollywood, FL
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

How does conflict influence a story ?

 
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Shared Inquiry Discussion

2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Shared Inquiry Discussion
2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Shared Inquiry Discussion
Dr. Miranti Murphy
Hollywood, FL
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Students learn to generate ideas with a clear focus in response to questions,

 
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Online Text Features

2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Text Features in Informational Text
2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Text Features in Informational Text
Dr. Miranti Murphy
Hollywood, FL
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Students will apply real world 21st Century methods of retrieving information by using website search engines and uniform resource locators.

 
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Conducting an Interview

2nd Grade ELA » Unit: I Am A Biographer
2nd Grade ELA » Unit: I Am A Biographer
Miki Frace
Ocean Park, WA
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

There is etiquette involved in asking personal questions, and interviewing takes practice.

 
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Step-by-Step

2nd Grade Science » Unit: Working like a Scientist
2nd Grade Science » Unit: Working like a Scientist
Melissa Collins
Memphis, TN
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Do your students understand the steps scientists use in an investigation?

 
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Preparing To Ask Questions

2nd Grade ELA » Unit: I Am A Biographer
2nd Grade ELA » Unit: I Am A Biographer
Miki Frace
Ocean Park, WA
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

Interviewers must know what to ask and how to ask it.

 
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