Reflection: Developing a Conceptual Understanding Text Structures: Name that Structure – Mixed Edition - Section 2: Mini-Lesson


Scholastic News is a great resource for teaching Text Structures. At the beginning of the year, I collected money from each family and purchased a subscription for each student. We get a new edition every week and there are Common Core activities built in, as well as interesting articles that capture the students’ attention. I have found many uses for the Scholastic News and they will play an important role in the remainder of this unit.


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Text Structures: Name that Structure – Mixed Edition

Unit 21: Text Structures Unit
Lesson 12 of 21

Objective: SWBAT identify all of the 5 Text Structures in new text.

Big Idea: Continuing the study of Text Structures with a focus on identification all of the structures

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