Reflection: High Expectations Birds and People Have What in Common? - Section 3: Closure

 

I had high expectations fro this activity because up until now I had modeled the Venn diagram on the board for the students during the focus lesson. Now I have just discussed what is needed and let the students go to the work station to fill in the Venn diagram themselves. 

I was very pleased to see how well the students did without having the SMARTBoard as a resource. They really did well using the books and their friends as a resource. It was interesting listen to the students discuss the physical features of birds and humans and justifying where they chose to put the attribute. My students have really grown over this past year and I feel confident about letting the majority of them move onto to first grade. 

  Culture for Learning
  High Expectations: Culture for Learning
Loading resource...
 

Birds and People Have What in Common?

Unit 10: Maryland
Lesson 8 of 9

Objective: Students will be able to compare and contrast physical features based on information they have read.

Big Idea: Students use a Venn diagram to compare and contrast the physical features of two different animals.

  Print Lesson
Add this lesson to your favorites
Subject(s):
  65 minutes
baltimore
 
1
2
3
4
5
Similar Lessons
 
Oh Kitty, What's That?
Kindergarten Science » Getting Started (Frontloading Science)
Big Idea: Young children need to learn how to understand their senses and how to use them together in order to make connections and strong observations.
  Favorites(1)
  Resources(17)
Phoenix, AZ
Environment: Urban
Dawn Gunn
 
Have you made your New Year's Resolution?
Kindergarten ELA » Winter
Big Idea: We will read and discuss what a resolution is and write a narrative response after listening to the story.
  Favorites(5)
  Resources(14)
Tempe, AZ
Environment: Suburban
Karin Adams
 
Explore Center
Kindergarten ELA » Centers
Big Idea: Reinforce your science topics and allow for more time spent on exploration and inquiry with this center!
  Favorites(1)
  Resources(19)
Knoxville, TN
Environment: Urban
Kelli Smith
 
Something went wrong. See details for more info
Nothing to upload
details
close