Abe’s Honest Words: The Life of Abraham Lincoln by Doreen Rappaport
Watch the video: “K-W-L Chart.”
Handout: “K-W-L Chart” Read the story. Now, complete the facts that you learned on your K-W-L chart.
You will write a memoir about an important experience in your life. Watch the video: “Stories that Make Me…Me.”
You will need to think and brainstorm stories from your life that make you- you. Try to create a list with at least four different story possibilities. * Another good resource to read memoirs from famous children’s authors is from the book, When I was Your Age: Original Stories About Growing Up edited by Amy Ehrlich
Turn all of your words into sentences.
Practice keyboarding skills.
Because of Winn Dixie by Kate DiCamillo
Read chapters 5-9 and answer the questions in your interactive notebook book study.
Handout: “K-W-L Chart Answer Key”
Compile Your Notes/Attach Child’s Work
Assemble everything needed for end-of-year portfolio. If using the website, this information can be added at the bottom of the daily lesson guide page.