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    • Thumb image for Hans Christian Andersen was born on this date in 1805.Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      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: Reading Comprehension, Writing Strategies, 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: Reading Comprehension, Arts, Media, & Entertainment, English-Language Arts, Career & Technical Ed, Writing Strategies
      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, Reading Comprehension, Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts
      Students examine books, selected from the American Library Association Challenged/Banned Books list, and write persuasive pieces...
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      Learning the Hard Way: Examining School Segregation Around the World

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, Writing Strategies and 4 additional..
      In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students explore school segregation that currently exists in countries...
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      The Magic Touch: Exploring Augmented Reality as a Teaching Tool

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, 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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      Down to the Wire: Debating the Worth of Computers in Schools

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Technology, Reading Comprehension, Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, History-Social Science
      In this lesson, found on the New York Times Learning Network, students reflect on their computer use and explore various perspec...
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    • Thumb image for "Got Milk?" or "Not Milk!"? - That Is the Question: Critically Analyzing Information about Dairy Products on the Internet  Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      "Got Milk?" or "Not Milk!"? - That Is the Question: Critically Analyzing Information about Dairy Products on the Internet

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Health Education, Reading Comprehension, Nutrition, English-Language Arts 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...
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    • Thumb image for Once Upon a Time: Writing Stories about ReadingResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Once Upon a Time: Writing Stories about Reading

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts
      In this lesson, found on the New York Times Learning Network, students first take an inventory of their own histories as readers...
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    • Thumb image for Have Web, Will Travel! Creating Web-Based Travel Guides for Vacation DestinationsResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Have Web, Will Travel! Creating Web-Based Travel Guides for Vacation Destinations

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, Technology, Writing Strategies and 2 additional..
      In this lesson, found on the New York Times Learning Network, students examine the many applications of the Internet in travel p...
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    • Thumb image for Strong Convictions: Learning to Write Persuasive Editorials about Current NewsResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Strong Convictions: Learning to Write Persuasive Editorials about Current News

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, Reading Comprehension, Arts, Media, & Entertainment, English-Language Arts and 4 additional..
      In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students examine the rhetorical structure of a New York Times editoria...
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    • Thumb image for Get Set!: Constructing Movie Sets Through Descriptive WritingResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Get Set!: Constructing Movie Sets Through Descriptive Writing

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Theatre, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, Writing Strategies and 2 additional..
      In this lesson, found on the New York Times Learning Network, students create vivid descriptions for various sets used in the ne...
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    • Thumb image for Merriam-Webster OnlineResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Merriam-Webster Online

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: Grammar, English-Language Arts, Vocabulary & Spelling
      Merriam-Webster Online offers access to an online dictionary, thesaurus, and encyclopedia. There is also a special kids section....
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      Unforgettable...: Writing About Memorable Experiences

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, Writing Strategies
      In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students recall their most memorable experiences. They then weave thei...
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    • Thumb image for Persuasive Pressures: Exploring Ways to Win Votes and Influence PeopleResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Persuasive Pressures: Exploring Ways to Win Votes and Influence People

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, Reading Comprehension, Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, History-Social Science
      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 Alter Egos and More with Avi’s <em>"Who Was That Masked Man, Anyway?"</em>Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Alter Egos and More with Avi’s <em>"Who Was That Masked Man, Anyway?"</em>

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Theatre, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, Writing Strategies, Visual Arts & Performing Arts
      After reading Avi’s novel "Who Was That Masked Man, Anyway?", students create an alter ego for themselves and use it to write th...
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    • Thumb image for How to Score in the Word Series: Using Exciting and Descriptive Language in Original ArticlesResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      How to Score in the Word Series: Using Exciting and Descriptive Language in Original Articles

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, Arts, Media, & Entertainment, English-Language Arts, Career & Technical Ed
      In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students explore descriptive writing and exciting language. After read...
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    • Thumb image for Learning on the Web: A Content Literacy PerspectiveResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Learning on the Web: A Content Literacy Perspective

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, Professional Development
      This article, from the International Reading Association, discusses how new web technologies can be applied to assist readers in...
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    • Thumb image for Poetry Writing with Jack PrelutskyResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Poetry Writing with Jack Prelutsky

      Grades: TK/K to 5
      Subjects: Literary Analysis, English-Language Arts, Writing Strategies
      This poetry writing workshop, from Scholastic, features writing tips and activities presented by poet Jack Prelutsky. Students c...
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      Word Art with King's Words

      Grades: PS/Pre-K to 4
      Subjects: United States History, Literary Analysis, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, History-Social Science
      Examine one or more of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s letters or speeches and turn powerful words and phrases into word art using ...
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