Lesson Plan 1: English language


got stories being read on youtube - can build a writing or storytelling lesson round thate.g. 'Dad, are you the tooth fairy?' show and then use www.readwritethink.org for either persuasive writing or letter writing - got generators. (rainbow fish, etc.)

1) write letter to dad asking him if he is the tooth fairy? 2) next day - swop letter with friend - got to respond, writing a letter to the sender as the dad.


Writing a persuasive letter to parents

e.g. to buy you a pet:

Read : I wanna Iguana on the www.storylineonline.net website

Use website : http://www.readwritethink.org/files/resources/interactives/persuasion_map/

easy to access - printj ou the maps or save them

get students to do the mindmapping on this, write a letter, and next day give letter to a friend, who answers back as the parent, in response to the letter.

OR letter to a tooth fairy - read the book firsts

Lesson Plan 2: Art

http://www.eduweb.com/pintura/index.html excellent art adventure - identifying different elements in a painting and basic introductions to different classical painters and their styles.