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Here is a simplified, one-page template to help you design your GLAD unit. The GLAD process is extensive, so each step is numbered to help you plan and map out your instruction.   This outlines your: - topic, essential question, and signal words - inquiry chart - big book - categories for your pictorial, mind map, process grid, etc. - narrative input chart - expert groups - chants - cognitive content dictionary words - sentence patterning chart - cooperative strip paragraph

Unit Outline/Template for GLAD Unit

Here is a simplified, one-page template to help you design your GLAD unit. The GLAD process is extensive, so each step is numbered to help you plan and map out your instruction. This outlines your: - topic, essential question, and signal words - inquiry chart - big book - categories for your pictorial, mind map, process grid, etc. - narrative input chart - expert groups - chants - cognitive content dictionary words - sentence patterning chart - cooperative strip paragraph

Glad strategies pp - good quick and dirty PPT with various GLAD strategies.

Glad strategies pp - good quick and dirty PPT with various GLAD strategies.

I love this GLAD Wall!! So many visuals and good strategies to teach language :)

I love this GLAD Wall!! So many visuals and good strategies to teach language :)

GLAD - cognitive content dictionary - 4th gr

GLAD - cognitive content dictionary - 4th gr

Pictorial Input Chart

Pictorial Input Chart

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B0rxNdMFxAUvSVIwN0hvWkI1X00/edit?usp=sharing

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B0rxNdMFxAUvSVIwN0hvWkI1X00/edit?usp=sharing

Curriculum Resources to Support GLAD Strategies

Curriculum Resources to Support GLAD Strategies

Love using the narrative input chart in my ELL class.

Narrative Input Chart

Love using the narrative input chart in my ELL class.

Museum walk from Tunstall's Teaching Tidbits: An AWESOME strategy for previewing an activity (this is also considered a GLAD strategy for observation charts!)

Museum walk from Tunstall's Teaching Tidbits: An AWESOME strategy for previewing an activity (this is also considered a GLAD strategy for observation charts!)

Lesson ideas, pictorial input chart, and more on the 3 Branches of U.S. Government.

U.S. Government Lessons

Lesson ideas, pictorial input chart, and more on the 3 Branches of U.S. Government.

A Blog by Chandra Dills

A Blog by Chandra Dills

Metacognition Anchor Chart!                                                                                                                                                      More

Metacognition Anchor Chart! More

Pictorial Input Charts...You Should Use Them!  by 2 Literacy Teachers!

Pictorial Input Charts...You Should Use Them! by 2 Literacy Teachers!

Chants and songs are great to expose students to academic vocabulary and literacy :)

Chants and songs are great to expose students to academic vocabulary and literacy :)

Simple 7 habits posters

Simple 7 habits posters

Another connection to Glad Monster; Sad Monster.  This might be a little too easy for them, but it is a good, fun coloring project.

Another connection to Glad Monster; Sad Monster. This might be a little too easy for them, but it is a good, fun coloring project.