Lesson Plan

Sharing Expert Knowledge

Even though they may be young, every child is an expert in something! In this lesson, students will learn how to share this expert knowledge with others.
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Learning Objectives

  • Students will be able to name a topic, supply some facts about it, and provide a sense of closure.
  • Students will be able to provide an appropriate caption.


(15 minutes)
  • Call students together.
  • Read How to Babysit a Grandpa to students.
  • Tell students that just like the boy in the story, they are experts in certain topics. Explain that an expert is someone who knows a lot about something. They know so much about the topic that they can even teach others about it!
  • Brainstorm a list of topics that students know a lot about. (This could include information about animals, foods, etc.)
  • Chart their ideas on the whiteboard.