CONTENT AREA LITERACY STRATEGIES

G.I.S.T.
 Generating Interactions between Schemata and Text
"...an Iowa Approved Reading Strategy..."

Language Arts and Social Studies

 

CRCSD Staff Designed Lessons

Multipurpose - All Grade Levels - Lesson Plan

GIST - Blank Template

GIST - Blank Social Studies Template 1    
Blank Template 2    Blank Template 3

7th Social Studies  -  Ch. 10 Section 1 Lesson Plan

7th Social Studies Articles to use (1 per trimester) to Assess GIST Skills

Why America Grew        The Civil War          Changes in the South         Templates 1   2   3

6th LA  -  GIST Reading Strategy with “Woodsong”  

7th LA  -  Textbook Overview using all 3 Strategies

7th LA   -   GIST Strategy with the poem, “Without Commercials”    ~   Student Worksheet

8th LA  -  GIST Reading Strategy with "Paul Revere’s Ride"

7th LA  -  Compare and Contrast (Venn Diagram) with “Seventh Grade”    -  Lesson Plan for Active Reading Strategies

CRCSD Language Arts "Wiki"

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