Grade 1 ELA: Describe a Character and Events in a Story RL1.3, RL 1.5
This English Language Arts Common Core video features first grade students from LP Quinn Elementary School located in Tupper Lake, NY. This lesson demonstrates focus standard RL1.3: Describe characters and events in a story using key details and RL 1.5: Explain major differences between books that tell stories and books that give information. The teacher, Ms. Burnham, models fluent reading for and engages her first-grade students in discussion using text-based questions and answers. The students are able to identify the three characteristics of a fable and use evidence from a picture and the text to describe characters and personification and explain why the fable is fiction.