RI.1.3

Describe the connection between two individuals, events, ideas, or pieces of information in a text.

 
17 Lesson(s)
   

Plants Secrets

1st Grade Science » Unit: Plants: Parts, Parents, Patterns
1st Grade Science » Unit: Plants: Parts, Parents, Patterns
Kathryn Yablonski
White Marsh, MD
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Shhh! Plants have secrets inside... come and see what they are...

 
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plant secrets
   

Writing An Opinion Based on Facts From a Text

1st Grade ELA » Unit: Reading Comprehension Lessons
1st Grade ELA » Unit: Reading Comprehension Lessons
Valerie Gresser
Knoxville, TN
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Today we learn how to start writing opinions by using facts from the story. We are laying the foundation for citing evidence from the story.

 
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tubman
   

Comparing and Contrasting With "Then and Now"

1st Grade ELA » Unit: Small Group Reading Lessons
1st Grade ELA » Unit: Small Group Reading Lessons
Valerie Gresser
Knoxville, TN
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Students will never complain about school when they find out what school was like long ago!

 
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olden
   

Similarities and Differences in Text about Apples

1st Grade ELA » Unit: Similarities and Differences Between Informational Texts
1st Grade ELA » Unit: Similarities and Differences Between Informational Texts
Regan Aymett
Shelbyville, TN
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Use exemplar text to create an engaging lesson make connections between two text.

 
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red
   

Beaks

1st Grade Science » Unit: Birds of a Feather Flock Together
1st Grade Science » Unit: Birds of a Feather Flock Together
Kathryn Yablonski
White Marsh, MD
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Dinnertime! What's on the menu tonight? How about fish, worms, and some bird seed? Learn how adaptations to bird beaks help different species meet their need for food.

 
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Exploring Nonfiction with Pumpkins

1st Grade ELA » Unit: Learning from Nonfiction
1st Grade ELA » Unit: Learning from Nonfiction
Laura Quellhorst
Faison, NC
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

Students explore timelines and diagrams through informational texts.

 
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pumkin plants
   

Learning to Infer Using Pictures

1st Grade ELA » Unit: Reading Comprehension Lessons
1st Grade ELA » Unit: Reading Comprehension Lessons
Valerie Gresser
Knoxville, TN
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Making inferences is easy with pictures!

 
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dog in trouble
   

Wolves vs. Dogs

1st Grade ELA » Unit: Similarities and Differences Between Informational Texts
1st Grade ELA » Unit: Similarities and Differences Between Informational Texts
Regan Aymett
Shelbyville, TN
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Engage students in a interesting text comparing lesson using a variety of strategies.

 
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mtp 11 1 023
   

Water, Water, Everywhere

1st Grade ELA » Unit: How Do We Help The Earth?
1st Grade ELA » Unit: How Do We Help The Earth?
Valerie Gresser
Knoxville, TN
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Today's lesson has a great science connection. Not only are we working on reading comprehension but students will also learn about the water cycle and understand why clean water is essential to living things.

 
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clean water
   

Scientists Observe: Wiggly Worms Day 2

1st Grade Science » Unit: Wiggly Scientists and Wiggly Worms
1st Grade Science » Unit: Wiggly Scientists and Wiggly Worms
Kathryn Yablonski
White Marsh, MD
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Did you survive Day 1 of wiggly mealworms in your classroom? Now that your students have observed them, let's fill in the details with texts.

 
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mealworm image
   

Looking at Real Bears

1st Grade ELA » Unit: Events and Characters
1st Grade ELA » Unit: Events and Characters
Sarah Collins
National City, CA
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Today it's all about the facts

Standards:
 
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only the
   

Communicating with Light and Sound: Fire!

1st Grade Science » Unit: Light and Sound
1st Grade Science » Unit: Light and Sound
Kathryn Yablonski
White Marsh, MD
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Sound the alarm! Fire alarms and fire trucks are perfect examples of communicating with light and sound. Suit up and come along!

 
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firetruck
   

How Can You Be An Earth Helper?

1st Grade ELA » Unit: How Do We Help The Earth?
1st Grade ELA » Unit: How Do We Help The Earth?
Valerie Gresser
Knoxville, TN
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Our students will be global citizens one day. What they learn today about taking care of the Earth will have an impact on their actions as an adult.

 
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earth helper
   

Learning to Infer using Text Clues

1st Grade ELA » Unit: Reading Comprehension Lessons
1st Grade ELA » Unit: Reading Comprehension Lessons
Valerie Gresser
Knoxville, TN
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

You mean I have to figure things out for myself? Yes - and it's actually kind of fun!

 
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infer
   

What's So Important About the Amazon Rain Forest?

1st Grade ELA » Unit: How Do We Help The Earth?
1st Grade ELA » Unit: How Do We Help The Earth?
Valerie Gresser
Knoxville, TN
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Today's lesson has another great science connection. We are still working on reading comprehension strategies but students will also begin to understand why trees are so important to the environment and how they help get rid of green house gases.

 
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amazon rain forest
Common Core ELA
 
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