Lesson Plan

Working Dogs MMTS

Exploration through videos and readings to show variety of working dogs
Kathy T.
Tech Integration Specialist
Randolph Eastern School Corporation
Union City, United States
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My Grades K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
My Subjects English Language Arts, Math

Students will be able to...

Explore to learn more about Working Dogs and how they help their handlers

English Language Arts
Grades 4
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1 Hook and Direct Instruction

  • Brainstorm examples of working dogs: K-9 police dogs, seeing-eye dogs for blind or visually impaired individuals, etc.

  • Discuss my friend, Holly, and her seeing eye dog, Stella, and how Stella helps Holly get to class, home, be able to cross roads safely, etc.

  • Introduce the MMTS and give instructions to complete 4 corners and then any other squares.

  • Demonstrate Padlet response (if necessary)

Student Instructions
  • Explore Working Dogs MMTS as an introduction to Journey's story.