Big Idea:This lesson shows students a graphic they can create to help them determine the plot of a story. It also introduces the first plot structure of Character vs Self and they will use the triangle to understand plot.
Big Idea:This is a perfect lesson to add after a holiday like Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Students will be able to connect to previous learning to help them understand Character VS Society as a plot conflict.
Big Idea:To continue our work on plot, student will hear and read a story that contains the Character Vs Nature plot conflict. Students will also test their brain power in trying to figure out other scenarios where the character might go up against nature.
Big Idea:This lesson assesses the structures of plot, and theme. Students have been working on this in previous lessons and this is to determine if I need to reteach or have an intervention for better conceptual understanding.