A completely scripted out 5th Grade Poetry lesson plan on the famous Scottish Poet, Robert Burns. This lesson is so complete that you can hand it over to a substitute teacher!
Using one of Scotland’s best-known songs, Auld Lang Syne by Robert Burns, students will learn how to determine the theme of a text and determine the narrator’s opinion about it. This 50-minute lesson involves students doing some internet research using links provided in the lesson.
WHAT YOU GET in the 12-page lesson kit
Complete Scripted Out Lesson Plan
Worksheets and materials included
Common Core Alignment guide
PYP Theme Alignment guide
Links to external resources so supplement lessons and further learning
The cultural classroom support
CCSS.ELA LITERACY RL 5.2
Determine a theme of a story, drama, or poem from details in the text, including how characters in a story or drama respond to challenges or how the speaker in a poem reflects upon a topic; summarize the text.