Lesson Information

Fifth Grade Lesson

Week: 14 -- lesson ID: 557

Essential Questions:

What is information and how can I go about sharing what I know? Why should I share what I know and is there a proper way to do this?


Collect, curate, and present information on a given topic using Google sites. Learn research and Web design skills. 


Don't forget your Mini-Mission!

Important Docs

documents for this lesson:

Research Planning Sheet

The Standards

Lesson Standard:

Write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas and information clearly.
Introduce a topic clearly, provide a general observation and focus, and group related information logically; include formatting (e.g., headings), illustrations, and multimedia when useful to aiding comprehension.
With some guidance and support from adults, use technology, including the Internet, to produce and publish writing as well as to interact and collaborate with others; demonstrate sufficient command of keyboarding skills to type a minimum of two pages in a single sitting.
Conduct short research projects that use several sources to build knowledge through investigation of different aspects of a topic.
Recall relevant information from experiences or gather relevant information from print and digital sources; summarize or paraphrase information in notes and finished work, and provide a list of sources.

Assessment Tool:

Dr. Bernal will use the research documentation sheet to evaluate my research project.