1. Topic-
Recognizing the Theme
2. Content-
Vocabulary: Drone, Savoring, Instinctively
3. Goals: Aims/Outcomes-
1.To understand what theme is
2.To understand vocabulary words
3.To comprehend the story
4. Objectives-
1.Sudents should be able to write a sentence using each vocabulary word.
2.Should be able to write a summary that relates to what they read.
3.Can tell me what the theme of the story was that they read
5. Materials and Aids-
Language art book.
6. Procedures/Methods-

A. Introduction-

Explanation about what we are going to be working on. see if anybody knows what theme is already.

B. Development-

1.Read a short book aloud and help them find the theme of the story

C. Practice-

1.Read a short 1 paged paper.
2.Have them recognize the theme of the story.

D. Independent Practice-

1.Have them write down the definition of theme
2.Make a diagram
3.Write vocabulary
4.Have them explain in a summary telling what the theme of the story they just read is.

F. Checking for understanding-

1.Short quiz giving the definition of what theme is.
2.And a short quiz by reading a short story and identifying the theme

G. Closure-

1.Have them write their own short story and allow them to read it to the class
2.See if class can identify The theme.
7. Evaluation-
5:Understands what theme is can write using theme and can identify the theme in a story.
4:Understands what theme is but can not identify it in a story
1:Does not understand theme and can not identify the theme in a story

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