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    • Thumb image for Teaching About Story Structure Using Fairy TalesResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Teaching About Story Structure Using Fairy Tales

      Grades: TK/K to 2
      Subjects: Literature, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      In this ReadWriteThink lesson, students explore the concepts of beginning, middle, and end by reading a variety of stories and t...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Engaging Students in Read-Alouds Using Fractured Texas Tales

      Grades: TK/K to 2
      Subjects: Literature, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      This lesson, from ReadWriteThink, involves read-alouds of traditional fairy tales and their Wild West counterparts to engage stu...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Cowboys and Castles: Interacting With Fractured Texas Tales

      Grades: TK/K to 2
      Subjects: Literary Analysis, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      This lesson, from ReadWriteThink, details the five expressive and performative engagements for responding to text, as identified...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Comparison Strategies Support Reading, Writing, and Learning

      Grades: 3 to 8
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      This web page, from KidBibs, provides information about strategies that can be used by parents and teachers to help children dev...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Aesop and Anase: Animal Fables and Trickster Tales

      Grades: TK/K to 2
      Subjects: World History, History-Social Science, English-Language Arts
      In this two-lesson unit, from EDSITEment, students become familiar with fables and trickster tales from different cultural tradi...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Comparing Tales through Performance

      Grades: TK/K to 4
      Subjects: Theatre, Visual Arts, English-Language Arts
      In this ARTSEDGE lesson, students identify the similarities and differences between a traditional and a contemporary version of ...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Note Writing in the Primary Classroom

      Grades: TK/K to 2
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      This lesson, from ReadWriteThink, invites students to write short everyday notes--to remind, plan, request, or compliment--provi...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Free Graphic Organizers

      Grades: 1 to 8
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, Graphic organizers, English-Language Arts
      The graphic organizers provided here are, for the most part, plain in appearance. Allow students to create their own look to the...
      Contributor: Deborah Lawson
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      Creating Comic Strips

      Grades: TK/K to 4
      Subjects: Visual Arts, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      This ARTSEDGE lesson looks at the way, as a society, we communicate information/ideas through various mediums (words, symbols, i...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Packing the Pilgrim’s Trunk: Personalizing History in the Elementary Classroom

      Grades: TK/K to 2
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Literary Analysis, English-Language Arts, United States History, Reading Comprehension
      Students make personal connections between their lives and those of Pilgrim children by following the Pilgrims' move to the New ...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Note Writing at a Message Center

      Grades: TK/K to 2
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      In this activity from ReadWriteThink, children write short everyday notes, to remind, plan, request, or compliment others. Ideas...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Flying to Freedom: <i>Tar Beach</i> and <i>The People Could Fly</i>Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Flying to Freedom: <i>Tar Beach</i> and <i>The People Could Fly</i>

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Literary Analysis, Life Sciences, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension, Science
      Students look to the past and use historical context to compare and contrast two characters from folktales.
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      The Meaning Behind the Mask

      Grades: TK/K to 2
      Subjects: Theatre, Geography, History-Social Science, Visual Arts and 3 additional..
      In this lesson, from EDSITEment, students explore the cultural significance of masks, discuss the use of masks in stories, and t...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Is Superman Really All That Super? Critically Exploring Superheroes

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Literature, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      In this ReadWriteThink lesson, students generate a list of superheroes from various types of texts. They then explore individual...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Jacob Grimm

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: Literature, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      This ReadWriteThink resource focuses on the life and works of Jacob Grimm and his brother Wilhelm--collectively known as the Bro...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Comparing Fiction and Nonfiction with "Little Red Riding Hood Text" Sets

      Grades: TK/K to 2
      Subjects: Literary Analysis, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension, Writing Strategies
      Students discuss and compare differing versions of "Little Red Riding Hood" and other tales about wolves in cumulative read-alou...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      National Children's Book Week

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: Literature, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      This ReadWriteThink resource focuses on National Children's Book Week, which is observed each November during the week before Th...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      March is Music in Our Schools Month

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: Music, Visual Arts, Literature, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      This ReadWriteThink resource focuses on Music in Our Schools Month, which focuses the nation's attention on the need for and ben...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Comparing Cinderella Stories

      Grades: TK/K to 4
      Subjects: Literature, English-Language Arts
      This student interactive, from an ARTSEDGE lesson, prompts students to use a Venn diagram to compare and contrast elements from ...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Diagram It! Identifying, Comparing, and Writing About Nonfiction Texts

      Grades: TK/K to 2
      Subjects: Literature, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      This ReadWriteThink lesson introduces second-grade students to different types of nonfiction writing. Students explore a variety...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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