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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: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, Writing Strategies
      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: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, Vocabulary & Spelling, Grammar
      Students examine figurative language in The Phantom Tollbooth and create a chart representing the literal and figurative meaning...
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      Instant Poetry Forms

      Grades: 3 to 8
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, Writing Strategies
      This page, from the Educational Technology Training Center (ETTC), offers a collection of forms for creating dozens different ty...
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      "Leap, plashless": Emily Dickinson and Poetic Imagination

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Life Sciences, English-Language Arts, Visual Arts, Science 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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      Dickens for Dummies: Notes on "A Christmas Carol"

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, Literary Analysis, English-Language Arts
      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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      Book Report Alternative: Examining Story Elements Using Story Map Comic Strips

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      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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      Be a Reading Detective: Finding Similarities and Differences in Ideas

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      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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      Pourquoi Stories: Creating Tales to Tell Why

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

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, Writing Strategies
      This ReadWriteThink lesson teaches students about plot structure, character, and setting. Students identify the characteristics ...
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      Dancing Minds and Shouting Smiles: Teaching Personification Through Poetry

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, Literature, Grammar
      In this ReadWriteThink lesson, students learn about personification by reading and discussing poems by Emily Dickinson, William ...
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      As Slippery as an Eel: An Ocean Unit Exploring Simile and Metaphor

      Grades: TK/K to 2
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, Science, Literature
      In this lesson, from ReadWriteThink, students explore simile and metaphor in fiction and nonfiction ocean books. Using the figur...
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      Who I Am Poems

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, Writing Strategies
      In this lesson, from the Multicultural Pavilion, students write a poem called Who I Am. The only rule for the piece is that ea...
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      Color Poems

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, Writing Strategies
      This resource, from Mrs. Van de Graaf s Third Grade, Orchard School in South Burlington, Vermont, offers a collection of student...
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      Reading and Writing Workshop: "Freak The Mighty"

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, Vocabulary & Spelling, Literature
      This lesson plan, from ReadWriteThink, is a novel study of "Freak the Mighty" by Rodman Philbrick. The lesson includes the model...
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      Book Report Alternative: Writing Resumes for Characters in Historical Fiction

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, Literature
      In this lesson, from ReadWriteThink, students select a character from a work of historical fiction and then help the character c...
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      Composing Cinquain Poems with Basic Parts of Speech

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, Writing Strategies
      In this lesson from ReadWriteThink, students learn about cinquain and write simple cinquain of their own. Cinquain (pronounced "...
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      ClassZone.com: Maniac Magee

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, Literary Analysis, English-Language Arts
      Houghton Mifflin s ClassZone provides this novel guide for Jerry Spinelli s Maniac Magee. Teachers will find information about...
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      Links to Other Forms of Poetry and Elements of Poetry

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, Writing Strategies
      This printable teacher resource accompanies the ReadWriteThink lesson titled "Color Poems-Using the Five Senses to Guide Prewrit...
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