A unit bundle of 4 products on prose comprehension with resources for 6 sessions on teaching and learning of the story “My Lost Dollar” by Stephen Butler Leacock based on New Bloom’s Taxonomy.
After completing this unit students will be able to:
SESSION 1 - REMEMBERING - Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text and analyze the impact of specific word choices.
SESSION 2 - UNDERSTANDING - Analyze the development of the text including its relationship to the setting.
SESSION 3 - APPLYING - Analyze how differences in the points of view of the characters create such effects as humour.
SESSION 4 - ANALYSING - Analyze how incidents in a story propel the action, reveal aspects of a character or provoke a decision.
SESSION 5 - EVALUATING - Cite the textual evidence that most strongly supports an analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text.
SESSION 6 - CREATING - Determine a theme or central idea of a text and analyze its development over the course of the text, including its relationship to the characters, setting, and plot.
This download includes:
Scaffolding Notes - 6 Handouts
Worksheets with Answers: 16 Exercises
Lesson Plan with Resources: 6 Sessions
PowerPoint Presentation: 6 Sessions