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Mini-Lesson Planning Sheet August 20, 2009

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Mini-lesson Planning Sheet

Unit of Study:


Mini-lesson Topic:


What reminders do I

need to give?

What we tend to say:

Yesterday we talked about…….

Today I will teach you……..


What are the steps?

Will I use an anchor

chart? YES

What will my language

sound like?

Watch me as I …….

Did you see how I …….

Active Engagement

How will students

participate & practice?

Turn and talk to your partner

about ……

3, 2, 1, talking is done!


Name the skill/strategy

Invite students to try it.

Today and every day…….

Who thinks they will try this

strategy today?