New! Lesson 3: Fire-Safety Reading Review
Grades 1-2 students will ask and answer questions based on informational text in order to better understand how to choose an outside meeting place with their families.
- ELA OBJECTIVE:
Students will ask and answer questions about key details in an informational text.
- FIRE-SAFETY OBJECTIVE:
Choose an outside meeting place with your family so everyone knows where to go in case of fire.
1. Hold a class discussion about fire safety. Have students share with you some of the fire-safety rules they have learned this week. Answer any questions they may have about what to do in case of fire.
2. Distribute copies of Worksheet 3, "What's the Main Idea?" Have students read the informational text. Have them answer the comprehension questions. Answer Key: 1. b; 2. d; 3. c; 4. Answers will vary.
3. Send home the Family Reproducible and Family Take-Home pages. Encourage students to take a tour of their homes and identify two ways out of every room. One way out would be a door and the second way out could be another door or a window.