This lesson is for Year 2 students HOWEVER during the transition phase for implementing the Australian Curriculum in English, this lesson would also be applicable to Year 3 students.
The details of this lesson and the way it links to the Australian Curriculum as are follows:
Learning Area: English
Focus Strand: Language
Focus Sub Strand: Expressing and Developing Ideas
Content Description: Understand that nouns represent people, places, things and ideas and can be, for example, common, proper, concrete or abstract, and that noun groups/phrases can be expanded using articles and adjectives (ACELA1468)
Focus Strand: Literacy
Focus Sub Strand: Interacting with OthersContent Description: Use interaction skills including initiating topics, making positive statements and voicing disagreement in an appropriate manner, speaking clearly and varying tone, volume and pace appropriately (ACELY1789)
Click HERE to download/view the teacher's lesson plan.When you click the link it will open in Goggle Docs. When that screen opens, click on FILE and then DOWLOAD.
Here is a photo of RallyRobin in action:
Here are some student work samples as a result of the lessons and the students doing RallyCoach as a guided practice activity (click to see a larger size):
If you are interested in doing this lesson with your class, click HERE for the QuizQuizTrade cards! When you click the link it will open in Goggle Docs. When that screen opens, click on FILE and then DOWLOAD.
QuizQuizTrade in action: