Assessments are informal, yet the lessons are connected to standards, complemented by activities of high engagement. These lessons are perfect for sub plans, for times when you need to address a specific standard without disrupting planned units of study, or when you need a last-minute lesson.
Twilight Zone Learning: Will the Real Martian Please Stand Up?
This lesson involves prediction with support from the story. The lesson supports the following standards: RL 7.6, RL 8.3, RL 8.6, RL 9.3-10.3 It is a highly engaging lesson with a “double twist” ending.
The Twilight Zone: People are Alike All Over (Thanks to standardized testing)
A perfect surprise ending in an otherwise benevolent tale. The lesson addresses standards RL 6.3, 6.4, 7.3, 7.4, 8.3, 8.4, 8.6.
The Twilight Zone: The Obsolete Man
The Obsolete Man addresses contemporary issues through a series of short lessons that support reading and writing skills. The following skills are addressed. RL 6.4, 6.6, 7.4, 7.6, 8.4, 8.6, 9.4, 10.4 ELA W 6.3, 7.3, 8.3, 9.3, 10.3