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    • Thumb image for Walt Whitman as a Model Poet: "I Hear My School Singing"Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Walt Whitman as a Model Poet: "I Hear My School Singing"

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, Literature, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      In this ReadWriteThink lesson, students use Walt Whitman's list poem "I Hear America Singing" as the inspiration to critically r...
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      Analyzing the Purpose and Meaning of Political Cartoons

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      In this lesson, from ReadWriteThink, high school students learn to evaluate political cartoons for their meaning, message, and p...
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      Walt Whitman to Langston Hughes: Poems for a Democracy

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Literature, Visual Arts, English-Language Arts, United States History
      In this lesson, from EDSITEment, students explore the idea of "democratic poetry" by reading Whitman's words in a variety of med...
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      Critical Reading: Two Stories, Two Authors, Same Plot?

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: Literature, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      This ReadWriteThink lesson encourages students to read and respond critically to two different pieces of literature with the sam...
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      Walt Whitman's Notebooks and Poetry: The Sweep of the Universe

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Literature, Visual Arts, English-Language Arts, United States History
      In this lesson, from EDSITEment, students read the poetry of Walt Whitman to determine how he attempts to combine universal them...
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      Chinua Achebe's "Things Fall Apart": Oral and Literary Strategies

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: Foreign Languages, Writing Strategies, History-Social Science, World History and 3 additional..
      This lesson, from EDSITEment, introduces students to African novelist Chinua Achebe's first novel, "Things Fall Apart," and to s...
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      A Collaboration of Sites and Sounds: Using Wikis to Catalog Protest Songs

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, Literature, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      In this ReadWriteThink lesson, students research and analyze contemporary and historic protest songs and then as a class catalog...
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    • Thumb image for Faulkner's "The Sound and the Fury": Narrating Quentin's Mental BreakdownResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Faulkner's "The Sound and the Fury": Narrating Quentin's Mental Breakdown

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: Literature, English-Language Arts
      In this lesson, one of a multi-part unit from EDSITEment, students examine William Faulkner's depiction of time in the second ch...
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      Decoding the Dystopian Characteristics of Macintosh's "1984" Commercial

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: Literature, Visual Arts, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      In this ReadWriteThink lesson, students explore the dystopian characteristics and symbols presented in the "1984" Macintosh comm...
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      Worth Its Weight: Letter Writing with "The Things They Carried"

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, Literature, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      This ReadwriteThink lesson pairs reading and discussion of Tim O'Brien's Vietnam War story "The Things They Carried" with a lett...
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      Birmingham Blues: Exploring the History of the American Civil Rights Struggle Through Poetry

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, American Democracy, Literary Analysis, Reading Comprehension and 2 additional..
      In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students investigate racial inequality and prejudice in American histo...
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      Analyzing Character Development in Three Short Stories About Women

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Literature, World History, Visual Arts and 3 additional..
      In this ReadWriteThink lesson, students read three short stories about women, written in different historical periods. Students ...
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      Charlotte Perkins Gilman's "The Yellow Wall-paper"-The "New Woman"

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Literature, English-Language Arts, United States History
      In this lesson, one of a multi-part unit from EDSITEment, students study the historical context of Charlotte Perkins Gilman's sh...
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      Introduction to Modernist Poetry

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Literature, English-Language Arts, United States History
      In this unit of three lessons, from EDSITEment, students examine literary modernism. Specifically, students read and analyze mod...
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      Book Smarts: A Lesson in Representing Literature Through the Visual Arts

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Visual Arts & Performing Arts, Literary Analysis, Visual Arts, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students identify the ideas and themes that are most significant in a ...
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      Unlocking the Underlying Symbolism and Themes of a Dramatic Work

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: Visual Arts, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, Theatre
      This lesson, from ReadWriteThink, invites students to explore the things relevant to a character from Lorraine Hansberry's play ...
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      Buying the Writes: Examining the Relationship Between World Events and Book Sales

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, American Democracy, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Networks, students explore the connections between nonfiction and fiction bests...
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      Broken Worlds

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, Literature, Visual Arts, English-Language Arts, Theatre
      This lesson, one of a multi-part unit from ARTSEDGE, provides a variety of options for conducting comparative analysis between t...
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      In Literature, Interpretation Is the Thing

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: Literature, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      In this lesson, from ReadWriteThink, students examine how classic works of literature often reflect attitudes of a particular ti...
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