Objective: To make connections between what we have been learning in class about Microbes and Diseases to current events.
- Do NOW!
Have you ever been sick? Did everyone in your house get sick too? What about your peers/friends? Did you take special precautions to avoid spreading your germs? Write a minimum of FOUR sentences.
¿Alguna vez has estado enfermo? ¿Todos en su casa se enferma también? ¿Te has tomado precauciones especiales para evitar la propagación de gérmenes?
- Current Events JIGSAW- Expert Groups
- Students chose their HOME groups at the start of class. Each student in the home group will become an EXPERT on a different article.
- Next students were assigned an expert group at Random. In the expert group students read one of the following articles and annotated it according to the 8th grade WMS Annotations directions
- In the expert groups students filled out the Jigsaw Graphic Organizer (students must identify the article’s Claim/Main Idea and find three pieces of evidence/supporting details)