Lesson Plan

Nonfiction Text Features

Students will be able to use and identify nonfiction text features. It can be a stand-alone lesson or a support lesson to the How Many Features? lesson plan.
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This lesson can be used as a pre-lesson for the How Many Features? lesson plan.
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This lesson can be used as a pre-lesson for the How Many Features? lesson plan.

Objectives

Academic

Students will be able to use and identify nonfiction text features.

Language

I can identify and use nonfiction text features.

Introduction

(2 minutes)
Starfish Text FeaturesNonfiction Feature MatchGraphic Organizer Template: Frayer ModelTeach Background Knowledge TemplateWrite Student-Facing Language Objectives ReferenceVocabulary Cards: Nonfiction Text FeaturesGlossary: Nonfiction Text Features
  • Project the Frayer Model worksheet for the word fiction and check student comprehension throughout by asking them to orally repeat the definition or provide examples.
  • Complete the Frayer Model, thinking aloud and asking for student volunteers as you go.