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    • Thumb image for F. Scott Fitzgerald: Winter DreamsResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      F. Scott Fitzgerald: Winter Dreams

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension, Literary Analysis
      In this lesson plan, from the PBS American Masters Web site, students study the biography and work of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The...
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      Viewing Vocabulary: Building Word Knowledge Through Informational Websites

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension, Vocabulary & Spelling
      This lesson from ReadWriteThink encourages students to thoughtfully read a text to identify important words, discuss those words...
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      Persuasion Map

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      In this student interactive, used in several ReadWriteThink lessons, students map out their argument for a persuasive essay or d...
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      Shared Spelling Strategies

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension, Writing Strategies
      In this ReadWriteThink lesson, students increase their spelling accuracy and their retention by "constructing" spelling using so...
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      Guided Comprehension: Summarizing Using the QuIP Strategy

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      Based on the Guided Comprehension Model developed by Maureen McLaughlin and Mary Beth Allen, this lesson introduces students to ...
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      A Picture’s Worth a Thousand Words: From Image to Detailed Narrative

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Visual Arts & Performing Arts, Visual Arts, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension, Writing Strategies
      The old cliche, "A picture is worth a thousand words" is put to the test when students write their own narrative interpretations...
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      Dear Librarian: Writing a Persuasive Letter

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, Literature, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      In this ReadWriteThink lesson, students write to their school librarian, requesting that a specific text be added to the school ...
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    • Thumb image for Bringing Facts into Science Fiction: Creating Science Fiction Narratives Based on Current News ThemesResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Bringing Facts into Science Fiction: Creating Science Fiction Narratives Based on Current News Themes

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension, Writing Strategies, American Democracy
      In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students develop setting, plot, and characters for a science fiction s...
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      A Research Guide for Students: Guidelines on How to Write a Bibliography

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension, Professional Development, Writing Strategies
      This resource, from A Research Guide For Students Web site, features highly comprehensive guidelines to compiling an accurate ...
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    • Thumb image for Oh, What a Tangled Web! Using Search Engines to Efficiently Find Information on the World Wide Web  Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Oh, What a Tangled Web! Using Search Engines to Efficiently Find Information on the World Wide Web

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Arts, Media, & Entertainment, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension, Technology, Career & Technical Ed
      In this lesson, found on the New York Times Learning Network, students learn more about how different World Wide Web search engi...
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      ReadWriteThink.org Lesson Plans That Teach Genres of Writing

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: Literature, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension, Writing Strategies
      This page, from a ReadWriteThink lesson, provides links to lesson plans that focus on various writing genres, including letters,...
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      The Magic Touch: Exploring Augmented Reality as a Teaching Tool

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension, Technology, Writing Strategies
      In this lesson, found on the New York Times Learning Network, students learn about the educational applications for new Magic Bo...
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      Everyone Loves a Mystery: A Genre Study

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Literature, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      In this lesson, from ReadWriteThink, students examine story elements and vocabulary associated with mystery stories. Students co...
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      Literary Characters on Trial: Combining Persuasion and Literary Analysis

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Literature, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      In this lesson, from ReadWriteThink, students read a work of literature as a class and then brainstorm "crimes" committed by cha...
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      Weaving the Threads: Integrating Poetry Annotation and Web Technology

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension, Technology
      This lesson, from ReadWriteThink, engages students in meaningful research using poetry as a focal point. Students identify words...
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      Persuasive Pressures: Exploring Ways to Win Votes and Influence People

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension, Writing Strategies, American Democracy
      In this lesson, found on the New York Times Learning Network, students investigate various lobbying groups. They then practice l...
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    • Thumb image for Adjectives and Character TraitsResource Type: Document

      Adjectives and Character Traits

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension, Grammar
      This student reproducible, from a ReadWriteThink lesson, provides an explanation of character traits and how adjectives are used...
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      Expository Escapade-Detective's Handbook

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Vocabulary & Spelling, Literature, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      In this lesson from ReadWriteThink, students combine reading in the detective fiction genre with expository writing. Embedded in...
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      Cooking up Descriptive Language: Designing Restaurant Menus

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension, Grammar, Writing Strategies
      In this ReadWriteThink lesson, students explore the genre of menus by analyzing existing menus from local restaurants. They revi...
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      Whole Lotta' Lava: Creating Volcanology Reports Modeled After Meteorological News Segments

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Science, History-Social Science, Arts, Media, & Entertainment, English-Language Arts and 4 additional..
      In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students learn about the most recent research in the field of volcanol...
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