Free lesson plan for 4th grade and up
Students will be able to define vocabulary that appears regularly in mysteries in order to fully understand the mystery genre.
Academic: Reading, Spelling, Art
Social: Sharing Ideas
Discuss vocabulary. Read a short mystery. Discuss how each of the vocabulary words applies to the mystery. Have students illustrate cartoons that will define each of the words as it applies to the mystery.
- How did students respond to this activity?
- Were the students able to show an understanding of the vocabulary in their illustrations?