Lesson Plan

Early Literacy Concepts: Parts of a Book

In this fun literacy lesson, your ELs will get to review or learn all about the parts of a book! This can be a stand alone or support lesson for the lesson What We Like About Stories.
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This lesson can be used as a pre-lesson for the What We Like About Stories lesson plan.
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This lesson can be used as a pre-lesson for the What We Like About Stories lesson plan.

Objectives

Academic

Students will be able to identify the parts of a fiction text.

Language

Students will be able to identify elements of a fiction text with grade-level words using visual and written supports.

Introduction

(3 minutes)
Teach Background Knowledge TemplateWrite Student-Facing Language Objectives ReferenceAnatomy of a BookParts of a Fiction TextBook WordsVocabulary Cards: Parts of a BookGlossary: Parts of a Book
  • Display the cover of an engaging new read aloud text.
  • Ask students to look carefully at the cover and share what they see using the sentence starter, "I see______."
  • Tell students that the cover of a book helps us to learn about the story. Read the title aloud and connect the title to the cover by identifying how they go together.