Reflection: Lesson Planning Theme: Lesson learned - Section 2: Mini-Lesson


The terms Primary and Secondary are high-level words for third graders but they are great to introduce through today’s task. We’ve talked earlier in the week about how books often have more than one Theme and I had asked them to decide which was most important. Today, however, they can identify the most important Theme as the Primary, then include the other Themes as the Secondary. I also let the kids know that these terms are Tier 2 words.

  Primary and Secondary
  Lesson Planning: Primary and Secondary
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Theme: Lesson learned

Unit 14: Theme Unit
Lesson 4 of 5

Objective: SWBAT prove their understanding of Theme with an Assessment Guide that will be turned in for a grade.

Big Idea: Assessing the concept of Theme

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