Lesson Plan

Lets learn to link our sentences together!

This lesson will teach students how to correctly link the subject and verb in a Sentence. Students will also be able to identify a linking verb in a sentence that is already written.
Katie M.
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Brenau University
Augusta, GA
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My Grades K, 1, 2, 3
My Subjects English Language Arts, English Language Learning, World Languages, Math, Science, Social Studies, Arts, Health & Wellness
Objectives

Students will be able to identify what a linking verb is. 

Students will be able to identify a linking verb in a sentence. 

Students will be able to write a sentence using linking verbs.

Subjects
English Language Arts
text analysis
writing
writing clearly
grammar
English Language Learning
Grades 3
All Notes
Teacher Notes
Student Notes

1 Hook

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n0dHmQadgEs

 

 

The teacher will start the lesson out by playing this song. 

The teacher will play the video three times. The first and scond time so that they can listen and learn, then so they can sing along. 

Student Instructions

The studnets will sit quietly and listen to the video the first two times, then sing along with the teacher. 

2 Guided Practice

Activity: Presenting

The teacher will write sentences on the board and ask the students to identify what the linking verb is in the sentence. 

Student Instructions

The students will raise thier hands so that they can answer questions that they teacher asks them. 

3 Independent Practice

http://www.turtlediary.com/grade-3-games/ela-games/learn-about-linking-v...

 

The teacher will have previously had this site set up on all the computers with headphones plugged in. 

The teacher will instruct the students to go to the computers and put the head phones in and press play. 

While the studnets are playing, the teacher will walk around answering any questions, and making sure studnets stay on task. 

Student Instructions

Students will go over to the computers and put thier headphones on. They will go through the slides with the website and answer the questions. Whenever they are done they will return themselves to thier desk and wait for thier next task. 

4 Wrap-up

Activity: Creating

As the students finish with thier computers they will sit back at thier desk. The teacher will quietly tell the students who are done with thier activitiy to pull out thier journal and write about what they just learned. 

Student Instructions

The students will pull out thier journal and write about what they just learned.