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    • Thumb image for Geo-TripResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Geo-Trip

      Grades: 5
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, Addition & Subtraction, Mathematics, History-Social Science and 5 additional..
      In this activity, from the Educator s Reference Desk, students create a travel brochure for a geographic location of their choos...
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      The Big Bad Wolf: Analyzing Point of View in Texts

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      Was the Big Bad Wolf really all that bad? This lesson encourages students to analyze multiple viewpoints, view texts from differ...
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      Memories Matter: <em>The Giver</em> and Descriptive Writing Memoirs

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      Using The Giver, students discuss the importance recorded history. This provides context for descriptive writing of students’ ow...
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      Expository Escapade?Detective’s Handbook

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Literary Analysis, Grammar, Vocabulary & Spelling, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      Students create a Detective's Handbook based on a detective mystery they have read. The handbooks include expository and descrip...
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      Can You Convince Me? Developing Persuasive Writing

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      Through a classroom game and resource handouts, students learn about the techniques used in persuasive oral arguments and apply ...
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      Endangered Species - Persuasive Writing

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, Career & Technical Ed, Arts, Media, & Entertainment, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      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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      Using the Thesaurus

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: Grammar, Vocabulary & Spelling, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      This reproducible, from the Assistive Technology Training Online Project (ATTO) at the University at Buffalo, provides step-by-s...
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      Exploring Point of View

      Grades: 5 to 12
      Subjects: Literary Analysis, English-Language Arts
      This Web page, found on the Annenberg Media Learner.org Web site, highlights the importance of considering point of view when re...
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      Types of Point of View

      Grades: 5 to 12
      Subjects: Literary Analysis, English-Language Arts
      This Web page, found on the Annenberg Media Learner.org Web site, describes the different types of point of view used by authors...
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      Online Thesaurus

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: Grammar, Vocabulary & Spelling, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      This online thesaurus is provided by the Lexico Publishing Group. From this page users can also access an online dictionary as ...
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      Dictionary.com

      Grades: PS/Pre-K to 12
      Subjects: Grammar, Vocabulary & Spelling, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      Dictionary.com is an online dictionary. Users can look up words, as well as access word games, foreign language dictionaries, a ...
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      Should Mammals Be Kept In Captivity? Sample Persuasive Essay

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      This resource, from Scholastic s Teacher Resource page, features a student-written persuasive essay. Written by Sharon Banta, th...
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      It's Halloween!

      Grades: 3 to 8
      Subjects: Literary Analysis, Writing Strategies, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      Students research information on Halloween, create masks or costumes from a text they are reading, or write a narrative essay de...
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      AlphaAntics

      Grades: TK/K to 8
      Subjects: Grammar, Vocabulary & Spelling, English-Language Arts
      This page, from the Journey North Web site, features information for creating and using an alphabet book as an instructional str...
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      Pourquoi Stories: Creating Tales to Tell Why

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

      Grades: 2 to 5
      Subjects: Literary Analysis, Writing Strategies, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      In this lesson, from Teachers.net, students complete a persuasive writing assignment after reading Amelia Bedelia.
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      Hans Christian Andersen was born on this date in 1805.

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: Literary Analysis, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      Students write a brief summary of one of Andersen's stories, and then read the original story and compare the two versions of t...
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      Persuasive Writing

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      This resource, from the Kent School District, features a collection of links to over 30 different lesson plans and classroom res...
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      Making the Personal Political: Writing Opinion Pieces About Meaningful Issues to Kids

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, Career & Technical Ed, Arts, Media, & Entertainment, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students identify controversial topics on which they have strong opini...
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      A Case for Reading?Examining Challenged and Banned Books

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Literary Analysis, Writing Strategies, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      Students examine books, selected from the American Library Association Challenged/Banned Books list, and write persuasive pieces...
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