Lesson Plan

  • Look at a local newspaper

    Look at a local newspaper
    Look at the given local newspaper for the classified section. HINT: Look at table of contents
  • Select

    Select 5 different items found in the classified sections all from different categories
  • Identify

    Identify different ways to communicate with the person who placed the classified ad. Also, make a list of questions to ask when inquiring about the ad.
  • Partner work

    Partner work
    Share your findings with a partner and discuss why someone would use a classified ad. Then, pretend to inquire about 2 ads (1 each).
  • Create

    Create two paragraphs explaining: What can be found in a classified ads, various ways to communicate with the placer of the ad, and why calssified ads are important.