SL.2.2

Recount or describe key ideas or details from a text read aloud or information presented orally or through other media.

 
27 Lesson(s)
   

How Are Mountains Made?

2nd Grade Science » Unit: Earth's Changes
2nd Grade Science » Unit: Earth's Changes
Jeri Faber
Ringwood, IL
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

We can use models to help us explain something that is hard to understand, like the formation of mountains. Luckily Milky Way is here to save the day!

 
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What Will I Tell?

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:

Biographers have a particular job; telling others about an individual. What do they tell?

 
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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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Animal Rights

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

Using the FINDS research process, students will gather relevant information from multiple sources.

 
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The Monster Who Grew Small: 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 do interpretive questions develop flexibility in students' thinking processes and inspire them to analyze ideas critically ?

 
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Reflections (1)
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Presenting and Learning From Media

2nd Grade Science » Unit: Water and Landforms
2nd Grade Science » Unit: Water and Landforms
Jeri Faber
Ringwood, IL
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

We can present the information we have learned about landforms using a YAKiT. It's not only super fun, but others can learn from it as well!

 
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yakit ocean
   

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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Reflections (1)
online text structure
   

The Egg Sac: The Life Cycle of a Spider

2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Charlotte's Web: A Chapter Book Study
2nd Grade ELA » Unit: Charlotte's Web: A Chapter Book Study
Maricela Rodriguez
Los Angeles, CA
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Spiders have their life cycles too. In producing an egg sac, Charlotte's days are numbered.

 
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Reflections (1)
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Money Trouble: A Reader's Theater Script

2nd Grade ELA » Unit: "RICH" Literature and Information About Money!
2nd Grade ELA » Unit: "RICH" Literature and Information About Money!
Miki Frace
Ocean Park, WA
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

Take the show on the road! Reader's theater “enriches” our study of money and banks. Students will role play opposing points of view.

 
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Focus on Information Needed

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

How can students focus on a topic with greater depth and understanding?

 
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Reflections (1)
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Researching Our Class Culture: Chile

2nd Grade ELA » Unit: A World of Difference
2nd Grade ELA » Unit: A World of Difference
Dr. Miranti Murphy
Hollywood, FL
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

A students' past influences their future.

 
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Reflections (1)
chile
   

Compiling My Research

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:

What to do with all the information? Now is the time to zero in on what I, as the author, think is important.

 
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Reflections (1)
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Habitat Sharing and Wrap-Up

2nd Grade Science » Unit: The Wonderful Biodiversity of Life
2nd Grade Science » Unit: The Wonderful Biodiversity of Life
Jeri Faber
Ringwood, IL
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

We can learn so much from our experiences and from others, too!

 
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Researching Our Class Culture: Brazil

2nd Grade ELA » Unit: A World of Difference
2nd Grade ELA » Unit: A World of Difference
Dr. Miranti Murphy
Hollywood, FL
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

How my homeland affects my views of learning.

 
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Reflections (1)
brazil
   

Part One - Submersible Model: Soda Cup Lander

2nd Grade Science » Unit: Unit 3 - Deep Ocean to Rocky Shore Adaptations and Submersible Designs
2nd Grade Science » Unit: Unit 3 - Deep Ocean to Rocky Shore Adaptations and Submersible Designs
Renee Hoover
El Segundo, CA
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Engineers learn how a 'soda cup lander' works and collaborate and plan with peers to modify the 'soda cup lander' to address a selected challenge.

 
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soda cup
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