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    • Thumb image for Dear Librarian: Writing a Persuasive LetterResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Dear Librarian: Writing a Persuasive Letter

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Literature, Writing Strategies, 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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      Travel Brochures: Highlighting the Setting of a Story

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Literature, Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      In this ReadWriteThink lesson students create a travel brochure for a location in a text that they have read. Students think abo...
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      ReadWriteThink.org Lesson Plans That Teach Genres of Writing

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: Literature, Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      This page, from a ReadWriteThink lesson, provides links to lesson plans that focus on various writing genres, including letters,...
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      Strategic Reading and Writing: Summarizing Antislavery Biographies

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Literature, United States History, History-Social Science, Writing Strategies and 2 additional..
      In this ReadWriteThink lesson, students practice writing effective summaries using biographies. They first read selections from ...
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      Empowered Fiction Writers: Generating and Organizing Ideas for Story Writing

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      This ReadWriteThink lesson introduces students to the use of speedwriting (also called free writing) as a prewriting technique. ...
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      Design a Travel Brochure

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, Geography
      In this activity from ReadWriteThink, children create a travel brochure to share information about a place they have visited or ...
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      Viewing Vocabulary: Building Word Knowledge Through Informational Websites

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

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Writing Strategies, Arts, Media, & Entertainment, Career & Technical Ed and 2 additional..
      In this PBS lesson, from the Michael Palin s Heminway Adventure, students author a newspaper about Hemingway s life, especially ...
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      Internet Pen Pals

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: Technology, Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts
      The Intercultural E-Mail Classroom Connections (IECC) mailing lists are provided by St. Olaf College as a free service to help t...
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      Memories Matter: <em>The Giver</em> and Descriptive Writing Memoirs

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

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      This resource, from NoodleTools, features NoodleBib MLA Starter, a tool designed to guide students as they write an MLA-style ci...
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      A Picture’s Worth a Thousand Words: From Image to Detailed Narrative

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, Visual Arts & Performing Arts, English-Language Arts, Visual Arts, Reading Comprehension
      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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      A Research Guide for Students: Guidelines on How to Write a Bibliography

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Professional Development, Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      This resource, from A Research Guide For Students Web site, features highly comprehensive guidelines to compiling an accurate ...
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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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      Research and the Internet

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: Technology, Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      This PowerPoint presentation, from the Purdue University Online Writing Lab (OWL), is part of a large collection of presentation...
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      F. Scott Fitzgerald: Winter Dreams

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Literary Analysis, Reading Comprehension
      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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      Conducting Simple Searches of the World Wide Web

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      This page, from the Writing Center at Colorado State University, provides a set of interactive tutorials about using a variety o...
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      MSN

      Grades: PS/Pre-K to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, American Democracy, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      The homepage for the MSN Web site features an Internet search tool, current news, city guides, links to reference sources, and m...
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      Evaluating Internet Resources

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      This resource, from eduScapes, describes the process of evaluating Internet sites. The page includes links to interesting hoax s...
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