|Unit of Instruction
|Central Idea, Purpose of Government
ELA.3.R.2.2: Central Idea
|Learning Targets and Learning Criteria
ELA learning target: Reading- Using anchor charts and visual instruction, students will identify the central idea and supporting details in a given text.
Writing: Students will use proper conventions in their daily writing journals. Students will continue to edit and add details to an expository text about a topic by pulling details from a given text and placing them in a graphic organizer.
Social Studies Target: Students will explain the purpose and need for government in terms of safety, organization, services, and protection of rights.
Students will use their close reading strategies to and identify and annotate important central messages in various nonfiction text.
*Social Studies: Constitution Scavenger Hunt (Wednesday 9/15)
Constitution day for kids video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jsTB7gSfDPI