Lesson Plan Using The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle Essay

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Book: The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle Grade: Kindergarten Objective: After the story, The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle has been read multiple times to the students over multiple days (3 days), students will be able to identify key events and details of the story and they will be able to retell the story, The Very Hungry Caterpillar. Common Core Standard: RI2: With prompting and support, identify the main topic and retell key details of a text. Assessment: The students will make their own The Very Hungry Caterpillar book, including the major events. Upon completion of the book, the students will share their book with a partner and after finishing their books; the teacher will collect the books to see if the student…show more content…
For students who have mastered the concept: If a student can easily, “identify the main topic and retell key details of a text”, then the teacher could incorporate another core standard, such as, “With prompting and support, ask and answer questions about unknown words in a text”. This core standard could be a challenging aspect of the original core standard. **For students who need more help: If students struggle with incorporating the key details of the story, the teacher could provide cut out pictures of the main character and the main objects, which the students who need more help can color and include the picture which they believe are key details. Technology: If the classroom has access to computers, the website http://www.starfall.com/ has lots of useful tools for students who may be behind or for students who are ahead. There is something for all students in large variety of subjects. http://www.starfall.com/ can be used before the lesson to help students remember key words and important techniques for creating their books. Other helpful website for teachers with SMARTBoards in the classroom is http://exchange.smarttech.com/search.html?q=The%20Very%20Hungry%20Caterpillar this website offers tools and activities available on the SMARTBoard. Content: The teacher is teaching his or her students how identify the main topic and retell key details of The Very Hungry Caterpillar. Understanding main topics and key details is a tool students will need to

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