Analyzing Texts: Brainstorm Before Writing

Grade 5 / ELA / Discussion
CCSS: ELA.SL.5.1 ELA.RI.5.1

Common Core State Standards

ELA

English Language Arts

SL

Speaking and Listening

5

5th Grade

1

Engage effectively in a range of collaborative discussions (one-on-one, in groups, and teacherled) with diverse partners on grade 5 topics and texts, building on others'€™ ideas and expressing their own clearly.

a. Come to discussions prepared, having read or studied required material; explicitly draw on that preparation and other information known about the topic to explore ideas under discussion.

b. Follow agreed-upon rules for discussions and carry out assigned roles.

c. Pose and respond to specific questions by making comments that contribute to the discussion and elaborate on the remarks of others.

d. Review the key ideas expressed and draw conclusions in light of information and knowledge gained from the discussions.

Download Common Core State Standards (PDF 1.7 MB)

Common Core State Standards

ELA

English Language Arts

RI

Reading Standards for Informational Text K-€“5

5

5th Grade

1

Quote accurately from a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text.

Download Common Core State Standards (PDF 1.7 MB)
Lesson Objective
Engage in small group discussion before writing
Length
6 min
Questions to Consider
How does Ms. Brewer tailor this lesson to the needs of English Language Learners?
What kinds of questions does Ms. Brewer ask to guide her students' discussions?
How does this activity prepare students for writing?
Common Core Standards
ELA.SL.5.1, ELA.RI.5.1

Supporting Materials

  • Please sign in or sign up to download Supporting Materials
  • Brainstorm Before Writing Transcript

    Brainstorm Before Writing program transcript

Add This to My Workspace in Lesson Planner

   

 

This Has Been Scheduled in Your Lesson Planner

   

 

This Has Been Saved in Your Lesson Planner

   

 

Saved in Your Lesson Planner

   

 

Scheduled in Your Lesson Planner

   

 

License This Tch Video on Your Site

Request more information about licensing

Teaching Channel's videos ​help teachers get better at teaching--no matter where they are in their careers.​ By licensing our videos, your users get unlimited access to these unparalleled tools for a period of one year. To request more information:








License Type
Licensing Users