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    • Thumb image for Imagery in Poetry PowerPoint PresentationResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Imagery in Poetry PowerPoint Presentation

      Grades: 3 to 8
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      This resource, from Mrs. Arthrell, English teacher at the Woodland Hills High School in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, offers a Power...
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      Finding Figurative Language in <i>The Phantom Tollbooth</i>

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Vocabulary & Spelling, Grammar, Reading Comprehension
      Students examine figurative language in The Phantom Tollbooth and create a chart representing the literal and figurative meaning...
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      Should Mammals Be Kept In Captivity? Sample Persuasive Essay

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      This resource, from Scholastic s Teacher Resource page, features a student-written persuasive essay. Written by Sharon Banta, th...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      GIST Reading Lesson Plan

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      In this lesson, from the Northwest Regional Educational Laboratory, students are introduced to the GIST reading strategy. The go...
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      Instant Poetry Forms

      Grades: 3 to 8
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      This page, from the Educational Technology Training Center (ETTC), offers a collection of forms for creating dozens different ty...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Teaching Point of View with "Two Bad Ants"

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Literature, Reading Comprehension
      In this ReadWriteThink lesson, students use the illustrations and text in Chris Van Allsburg's "Two Bad Ants" to develop an unde...
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      "Leap, plashless": Emily Dickinson and Poetic Imagination

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, Literature, Visual Arts and 2 additional..
      In this lesson, from EDSITEment, students read and explore one of Emily Dickinson's nature poems, "A Bird came down the Walk--" ...
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      Making the Personal Political: Writing Opinion Pieces About Meaningful Issues to Kids

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, Arts, Media, & Entertainment, Reading Comprehension, Career & Technical Ed
      In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students identify controversial topics on which they have strong opini...
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      Elements of Poetry

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, Grammar, Reading Comprehension
      The Bedford/St. Martin s Web site presents this list of elements of poetry with links to definitions, interactives, and examples...
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      Endangered Species - Persuasive Writing

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, Arts, Media, & Entertainment, Reading Comprehension, Career & Technical Ed
      This student reproducible is from ABCTeach. Students are asked to play the role of a newspaper reporter, select a topic related ...
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      Dickens for Dummies: Notes on "A Christmas Carol"

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension, Literary Analysis
      This Web site, from Dickens Made Simple.com (formerly Dickens for Dummies ), is a study guide for Charles Dickens A Christmas...
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      Common Root Words

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Vocabulary & Spelling, Grammar, Reading Comprehension
      This page, from Cuesta College, presents the meanings of common root words, common prefixes, number prefixes, and math and scien...
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      Book Report Alternative: Examining Story Elements Using Story Map Comic Strips

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      In this lesson, from ReadWriteThink, students use a six-paneled comic strip to create a story map, summarizing a book or story t...
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      Delicious, Tasty, Yummy: Enriching Writing With Adjectives and Synonyms

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, Vocabulary & Spelling, Reading Comprehension
      In this ReadWriteThink lesson, students explore adjectives by learning words in related groups or webs as opposed to lists. They...
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      "Got Milk?" or "Not Milk!"? - That Is the Question: Critically Analyzing Information about Dairy Products on the Internet

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Health & Physical Education, English-Language Arts, Health Education, Nutrition and 2 additional..
      Is milk good for you or not good for you? In this lesson, found on the New York Times Learning Network, students explore both si...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Be a Reading Detective: Finding Similarities and Differences in Ideas

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      This lesson, from ReadWriteThink, focuses on the strategy of compare and contrast in nonfiction writing. Students use graphic or...
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      Narrative Script Formatting

      Grades: 10 to 12
      Subjects: No subjects selected.
      The main focus of this lesson is the technical formatting of the written script. Students will learn about the five elements of ...
      Contributor: CTE Online
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    • Thumb image for Rudyard Kipling's "Rikki-Tikki-Tavi": Mixing Fact and FictionResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Rudyard Kipling's "Rikki-Tikki-Tavi": Mixing Fact and Fiction

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Literature
      In this lesson, one of a multi-part unit from EDSITEment, students identify key events in Rudyard Kipling's life and describe th...
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      Spelling Cheerleading: Integrating Movement and Spelling Generalizations

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      This lesson, from ReadWriteThink, uses the technique of spelling cheerleading to teach the spelling generalization for adding su...
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      Pourquoi Stories: Creating Tales to Tell Why

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension, Literary Analysis
      Where did the stars come from? What makes lightning and thunder? Pourquoi tales are narratives developed by various cultures aro...
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