- Students will learn about the courage and commitment Bessie Coleman displayed in order to become a pilot in the early 1900s by watching the Bessie Coleman video below.
2RL.KID.1 Ask and answer such questions as who, what, where, when, why, and how to demonstrate understanding of key details in a text.
2RL.KID.2 Recount stories, including fables and folktales from diverse cultures and determine their central message, lesson, or moral.
2.RL.KID.3 Describe how characters in a story respond to major events and challenges.
2.SL.PKI.5 Add audio or visual elements to stories or recounts of experiences, when appropriate, to clarify ideas, thoughts, and feelings.
- How did the Wright Brothers display the Naval Code characteristics: Honor, Courage and Commitment?
- Write an opinion piece supported by facts and details from the Wright Brothers videos below.
- Write a letter to Orville and Wilbur Wright regarding their courage and commitment in their quest to promote aviation.
3.W.TTP.1 Write opinion pieces on topics or texts, supporting point of view with reasons.
3.RI.KID.1 Ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a text, referring explicitly to the text as a basis for the answers.
3.RI.KID.2 Determine the main idea of a text; recount the key details and explain how they support the main idea.