Lesson Plan

Peter Pan and Neverland 4: The Flight Part 3

Up, up, and away! It's Peter Pan vs. Wendy vs. John in this reading comprehension lesson. Using the Peter Pan and Neverland workbook, students will use text excerpts and comprehension questions to write an essay comparing main characters.
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Learning Objectives

Students will be able to use context clues to determine the meaning of words and phrases in the selections. Students will be able to write an appropriately organized comparison essay that draws on the text for information. Students will be able to convey their topic and information clearly in their writing.

Introduction

(5 minutes)
  • Tell your students that today, they will be finishing excerpts from The Flight in their Peter Pan workbooks, and comparing the characters of Peter, Wendy, and John.
  • Ask your students questions about Peter, Wendy, and John to help prepare them for the essay. Great examples include: What kind of person is Peter? How can you tell? What is Wendy's personality like? How do you know? What is John like? How do you know? Encourage your students to use text evidence to back up their responses.