In this lesson, we will listen to a story about creation and think about how the plot works. We will use a plot matrix to check our understanding of the story.
Unit Overview: How Butterflies Came to Be
In this lesson, we will be learning to tell the story from memory using a four-step process called, 'Hear, Map, Step, Speak.'
In the lesson, we will explore our senses through our story and use a sensory grid to create a poem.
In this lesson, we will learn how to use a capital letter for names.
In this lesson, we will look at the creator's bag and think about what we would use to bring joy.
Units in English
- The Magic Paintbrush: mood
- The Magic Paintbrush: created story (mood)
- Recount: diary entry
- Monkeys and Hats: problems
- Monkeys and Hats: recycled story (problems)
- Instructions: How to make a paper crown
- Awongalema: description
- Awongalema: recycled story (description)
- Discussion: Should animals be kept in zoos?
- Honey and Trouble: character
- Honey and Trouble: recycled story (character)
- Persuasion: Buy my honey
- Anansi and Tiger
- Anansi and Tiger: Endings
- Information: All about Tigers
- Jack and the Beanstalk: characters, mood, problems
- Jack and the Beanstalk: created story (characters, mood, problems)
- Explanation: How beans grow
- How Butterflies Came to Be
- How Coyote Brought Fire to the Earth (1)
- How Coyote Brought Fire to the Earth (2)
- Instructions: How to defeat the fire giants
- Baba Yaga: openings
- Baba Yaga: created story (openings)
- Non-chronological report: All about Witches
- The Eagle Who Thought He Was A Chicken: characters and problems
- The Eagle Who Thought He Was A Chicken: recycled story (characters and problems)
- Explanation: How birds fly
- Ganesh Gets Married (1)
- Ganesh Gets Married (2)
- Who was right: Ganesh or Kartikeya?
- Persephone: endings
- Persephone: creation story (endings)
- Recount: news report
- The Bird and the Forest Fire: middles
- The Bird and the Forest Fire: recycled story (middles)
- Persuasion: Why you should never light fires in a dry forest
- The Unlucky Man