1. Resources Home
  2. Middle School
  3. World languages
  4. English language learning
  5. Culture
The Story of Ruby Bridges by Robert Coles 4-5 Day Lesson Plan

The Story of Ruby Bridges by Robert Coles 4-5 Day Lesson Plan

✰ ✭ ✰ ✭ ✰ ✭ ✰ ✭ ✰ ✭ ✰ ✭ ✰ ✭ ✰ ✭ ✰ ✭ ✰ ✭ ✏ This is a lesson plan for a 4-5 day Comprehensive Literacy Language Workshop lesson for the book The Story of Ruby Bridges by Robert Coles. The plans include a teacher script with strategic stopping points and questions for students. It also includes prompts for student responses through discussion or in writing or thoughtful logs. The Story of Ruby Bridges is the title in English and can be found under the title La historia de Ruby Bridges in Spanish and the lesson lends itself for either English or Spanish or dual language / dual immersion instruction. This lesson is focused on a theme of segregation and character traits, but can easily be modified for other uses. This resource includes: ☞ 4-5 day plan. ✔ ☛ Teacher script ✔ ☞ Strategic stopping points for questioning and close reading ✔ ☛ Sentence stems / frames for oracy and vocabulary development ✔ ☞ Great for bilingual classrooms ✔ If you enjoy this resource, please review it! This will help me make more resources. If you have any questions, I will reply within 24 hours. ✰ ✭ ✰ ✭ ✰ ✭ ✰ ✭ ✰ ✭ ✰ ✭ ✰ ✭ ✰ ✭ ✰ ✭ ✰ ✭ Connect with me: Josh Rageth Facebook Josh Rageth Email ✰ ✭ ✰ ✭ ✰ ✭ ✰ ✭ ✰ ✭ ✰ ✭ ✰ ✭ ✰ ✭ ✰ ✭ ✰ ✭ Copyright © Josh Rageth. All rights reserved by author. This file is to be used by the original downloader only. Copying for more than one teacher, classroom, department, school, or school system is prohibited. This product may not be displayed or distributed digitally for public view. Failure to comply is copyright infringement and a violation of the Digital Millenium Copyright Act (DMCA). Clipart and elements found in this PDF are copyrighted and cannot be extracted and used outside of this file without permission or license. Intended for classroom and personal use only. ✰ ✭ ✰ ✭ ✰ ✭ ✰ ✭ ✰ ✭ ✰ ✭ ✰ ✭ ✰ ✭ ✰ ✭ ✰ ✭
rageth
Book Day Activities

Book Day Activities

It’s International Book Day on March 1st. I made this sheet for my ESL students, but it might be useful for the whole class. They match up the pictures and titles, settings and genres, complete the word search and book review. This can be extended by researching the book titles and writing a paragraph to summarise each; finding a film to fit each of the book genres… etc. Key included. NOTE: It looks awful on the preview, with boxes jumbled up, but it downloads fine:-)
andorian
PAPER    1, question 2- 5 (AQA GCSE English Language 8700 )

PAPER 1, question 2- 5 (AQA GCSE English Language 8700 )

What is in this bundle? This bundle contains 20 full lessons on powerpoint with supporting worksheets, activities and videos for questions 2 - 5 of the AQA paper 1 exam. It also contains bite sized assessments for some of the tougher questions and independent study material. It contains a wide selection of texts and references from extracts from Divergent, Atonement, Dracula, Orwells 1984, Graham Greenes The Destructors and Stephens Kings The Body (Stand By Me). The total amount of the individual resources combined as a bundle is £53.00 but I’m willing to sell at £20, saving you 62% What type of lessons are they? My style is very much about class participation, student ownership of learning and quick pace. Lessons come with starters, plenaries, paired, group and independent activities which last from 5 /10 / 15 / 20 and 30 mins at a time. I teach 3 hour sessions therefore all lesson have enough material to fill 3 hours. I also like to base parts of my sessions around pop culture and current issues in order to engage students and demonstrate that English is not a subject or skill confined to the classroom but rather it is a life long skill with real relevance in the world. I also like English to have an element of fun and try to encourage students to have fun with language and encourage creativity. Many lessons cover a range of levels as I teach mixed level classes, I use supportive techniques such as sentence starters, word banks and peer assessment and self assessment.
namerased
WJEC GCSE ENGLISH LANGUAGE -paper 2 question A6

WJEC GCSE ENGLISH LANGUAGE -paper 2 question A6

This is a full lesson with 3 hours worth of resources and activities. This session breaks down and examine the comparative question A6 from paper 2 (WJEC / EDUQAS exam board) by using 2 texts which describe Manchester at different periods, Engels from 1844 and Bill Bryson from 1995. This session encourages independent / discovery learning and is filled with quick paced paired activities in which the students work together to identify and source conclusions from the text given. There is a short class discussion fore the students pool all their findings together in order to come up with a structured answer. Work sheets and support material is available to support weaker students and a starter paragraph is available to get the students into the swing of writing a prepared exam style answer. There is a start and plenary included in the session but there is also enough room for this session to be adapted any way you need it in order to suit your own students and teaching style. Please keep mind that TES previews sometimes distorts the PPT slides and this is not a reflection of how the resource looks. Hope it helps
namerased
NESSIE

NESSIE

A double activity on the topic of Nessie and Scotland the first part is to be done with a powerpoint and is versatile (skills: written comprehension / expression grammar) topics: Scotland adjectives /nouns (wide / width…) questions starting with “how” (how wide…?) both pasts the legend of St Columba The second part is a humorous Toyota commercial on the topic of Nessie (skills: oral comprehension written expression)
Nadouchka
St. David simple story  (includes a revision and colouring booklet presentation)

St. David simple story (includes a revision and colouring booklet presentation)

A presentation on Saint David with illustrations and simple language (comic sans). Includes a second presentation which combines a revision tool to check comprehension and colouring scenes. Both presentations are fully customisable and can be easily adapted by adding your own questions or modify the background and text colour to support students with dislexia. Enjoy!
julianuc
ESL / EFL Bundle

ESL / EFL Bundle

Includes ALL my products at the beginner level for ESL / EFL students at 50% off! Easy English Reader English Phrasal Verbs Worksheets Character Cards Conversation Starter Task Cards Reading: Where I live Reading: My new neighbour
ninatutor
Shakespeare Stories Comprehensions Bundle - Lower KS2

Shakespeare Stories Comprehensions Bundle - Lower KS2

A bundle of 3 reading comprehension booklets to introduce your children to the works of Shakespeare. All the booklets are aimed at Lower Key Stage 2, with each play adapted into a fictional story format suitable for this age range . The texts and questioning are differentiated for three different ability levels. The following are included: -Macbeth -Twelfth Night -Much Ado About Nothing PDF file format. Answers included. (Also available as part of other Blossoming Minds' bundles.)
blossomingminds
Lower KS2 Reading Comprehensions  Bundle - Shakespeare Playscripts

Lower KS2 Reading Comprehensions Bundle - Shakespeare Playscripts

A bundle of 3 reading comprehension booklets to introduce your children to some of the most famous plays in the English language. Also perfect for teaching your class about how plays are formatted. All the booklets are aimed at Lower Key Stage 2, with each play adapted to be suitable for this age range . The texts and questioning are differentiated for three different ability levels. The following are included: -Hamlet - A Midsummer Night's Dream - Romeo and Juliet PDF file format. Answers included. (Also available as part of other bundles.)
blossomingminds
KS2 Reading Comprehensions - Shakespeare's Romances Bundle

KS2 Reading Comprehensions - Shakespeare's Romances Bundle

A bundle of 3 reading comprehension booklets that tell the stories of some of Shakespeare's most popular romantic comedies. All the booklets are aimed at Lower Key Stage 2, with each story adapted to be suitable for this age range . The texts and questioning are differentiated for three different ability levels. The following are included: -Much Ado About Nothing (story format) - Twelfth Night (story format) - A Midsummer Night's Dream (play format) Perfect for a Shakespeare unit, a unit on play writing or for Shakespeare Week in March. PDF file format. Answers included.
blossomingminds
Shakespeare Tragedies Bundle - KS2 Reading Comprehensions

Shakespeare Tragedies Bundle - KS2 Reading Comprehensions

A bundle of 3 reading comprehension booklets that tell the stories of some of Shakespeare's most popular tragedies. All the booklets are aimed at Lower Key Stage 2, with each story adapted to be suitable for this age range . The texts and questioning are differentiated for three different ability levels. The following are included: -Macbeth (story format) - Romeo and Juliet (play format) - Hamlet (play format) Perfect for a Shakespeare unit, a unit on play writing or for Shakespeare Week in March. PDF file format. Answers included.
blossomingminds
CHILDREN'S QUIZ - YEAR 4, 5 OR 6, QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS, 7 ROUNDS

CHILDREN'S QUIZ - YEAR 4, 5 OR 6, QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS, 7 ROUNDS

This is a pub-style quiz that I created for my Year 5 class to play, as part of their rewards party that they had earned. There are 7 rounds in the quiz: a children’s books round, anagrams, maths, music, riddles, famous faces and a sports round. There is a joker card included that the children can use to double their points in any one of the rounds. All the questions and answers are included, so it will be very easy to carry out the quiz, you will just need to print a copy for each team. There is a teacher’s copy as well with all the answers on. The music for the music round is not included, but all I did for that round was turn the laptop round so the children couldn’t see the screen and then played the songs on YouTube. I have included some suggestions for songs you could use. The children really enjoyed the quiz. I can upload each round separately as well if anyone wants. Enjoy!
primaryteacherx