|Unit of Instruction||Central Idea, Branches of Government|
ELA.3.R.2.2: Central Idea
|Learning Targets and Learning Criteria|
ELA learning target: Reading- Using anchor charts and visual instruction, students will identify the central idea and supporting details in a given text.
Writing: Students will use proper conventions in their daily writing journals. Students will research and brainstorm about an animal that they will create a project about.
Social Studies Target: Students will identify the 3 branches of government and will specifically focus on the legislative branch and its function in our society.
Students will use their close reading strategies to and identify and annotate important central messages in various nonfiction text.
*Social Studies: Legislative Branch of government *open notes (Wednesday 9/22)
Branches of government video: https://jr.brainpop.com/socialstudies/government/branchesofgovernment/