In this vocabulary and comprehension lesson, Ontario Teacher Kate Winn provides a step-by-step lesson plan designed to increase and enhance vocabulary and comprehension. Using the picture book Shi-shi-etko by Nicola I. Campbell, this lesson plan provides detailed, explicit instruction on using vocabulary from the book and includes the blackline master for a follow-up writing activity.
Curriculum Connection / Connexion au programme-cadre
This lesson plan supports the explicit teaching of tier 2 vocabulary words. While designed in conjunction with a specific picture book, the lesson plan can be easily followed with similar texts.