Where is Jane?
Lesson Objective
In this writing prompt, students will demonstrate comprehension and sequence writing.
Background Information for Teacher
Student Prior Knowledge
Where is Jane? (Step 1)
Step-by-Step Guided Lesson
Step 1: Read Story

Step 2: Teach Lesson
Writing Prompt 1
In Where Is Jane? Jane used household items to build a scarecrow. Have you ever built something out of items from your house? If
you have, describe what you built and how you built it. If you have not used household items to build something, tell what you would
like to build and what items you would use.
Writing Prompt 2
Jane built a scarecrow in Where Is Jane? What will she do with the scarecrow she built? Write about how she will use the scarecrow.
Will she use the scarecrow she built in the house or outside? What is the purpose of the scarecrow?
Writing Prompt 3
Write about the sequence Jane used to build the scarecrow. What happened first, next and last? Explain how you think she used the
objects to build the scarecrow.
Editing Checklist
Did you remember to. . .
Write your uppercase and lowercase letters so that they can be easily read by someone?
Use complete sentences?
End each sentence with a punctuation mark?
Begin each sentence with a capital letter?
Step 3: Complete the worksheet attached below.
Extra Practice Worksheet with Answer Key
Step 4: Review. Start the next lesson with the game or activity attached below for review so the student can demonstrate
understanding of this lesson before moving forward.
Using the worksheet in Step 3, write a short story about a peanut butter and jelly sandwich.
Submit your story and *earn $5 FunBucks.