Name: Katrina Carlesimo
Type of Lesson: Children’s Book
Lesson Title: Fun Furry MammalsGrade Level: 1st or 2nd grade
Materials: Children’s book- Chimps Don’t Wear Glasses By Laura Numeroff (1995), 5 envelopes filled with 10 pictures of different animals, scissors, glue, a marker, and a white piece of construction paper.
References: Chimps Don’t Wear Glasses By Laura Numeroff (1995); Animal Categorization http://www.eduref.org/cgi-bin/printlessons.cgi/Virtual/Lessons/Science/Animals/ANM0006.html
Science Process Skills: MCF and Science Topic:Lesson Objective:
ObservingStrand I, CS I, E I To create an
Classifying(Questions based on observation)understanding
Communicating Strand III, CS I, E Iof what a
(Classify organisms on mammal is and
basis of observable physical to build on their
characteristics) previous knowledge
Key Question: What is a mammal?