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    • Thumb image for Listen to the NightingaleResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Listen to the Nightingale

      Grades: 5 to 8
      Subjects: Visual Arts, Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, Music
      In this lesson, one of a multi-part unit from ARTSEDGE, students learn music vocabulary and use it to assess David Maddox's musi...
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      Let's Get Cooking With Words! Creating a Recipe Using Procedural Writing

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, Grammar, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      In this ReadWriteThink lesson, students participate in read alouds of selected children's books that exemplify effective word ch...
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      Learning the Hard Way: Examining School Segregation Around the World

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Oral Presentations, Geography, Writing Strategies, Reading Comprehension 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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      Learning on the Web: A Content Literacy Perspective

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: Professional Development, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      This article, from the International Reading Association, discusses how new web technologies can be applied to assist readers in...
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      Leading to Great Places in the Elementary Classroom

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, Literature
      In this ReadWriteThink lesson, students examine examples of leads in children's literature such as setting, action, character, r...
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      It's Halloween!

      Grades: 3 to 8
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, Literary Analysis, 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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      Imagine That! Playing with Genre through Newspapers and Short Stories

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, Literature
      This lesson, from ReadWriteThink, uses narrative structures to introduce students to one form of expository writing--news briefs...
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      How to Score in the Word Series: Using Exciting and Descriptive Language in Original Articles

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Career & Technical Ed, Reading Comprehension, Arts, Media, & Entertainment, English-Language Arts
      In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students explore descriptive writing and exciting language. After read...
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      Help a Child Edit and Revise

      Grades: TK/K to 3
      Subjects: No subjects selected.
      Help children make the most of their writing by teaching them about revising and editing, two important parts of the writing pro...
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      Have Web, Will Travel! Creating Web-Based Travel Guides for Vacation Destinations

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Geography, Writing Strategies, Reading Comprehension, History-Social Science 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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      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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      Guided Comprehension: Summarizing Using the QuIP Strategy

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      Based on the Guided Comprehension Model developed by Maureen McLaughlin and Mary Beth Allen, this lesson introduces students to ...
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      "Got Milk?" or "Not Milk!"? - That Is the Question: Critically Analyzing Information about Dairy Products on the Internet

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Nutrition, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, Health Education 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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      Get Set!: Constructing Movie Sets Through Descriptive Writing

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Visual Arts, Theatre, Writing Strategies, Reading Comprehension 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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      Geo-Trip

      Grades: 5
      Subjects: Visual Arts, Geography, Writing Strategies, Addition & Subtraction 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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      Fiction, Setting the Story

      Grades: 5 to 8
      Subjects: Visual Arts, English-Language Arts, Literature
      In this lesson, one of a multi-part unit from ARTSEDGE, students explore how to use the elements of fiction to enhance and devel...
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      Fairy Tales, Then and Now

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Geography, History-Social Science, English-Language Arts, Literature
      In this Xpeditions lesson, students read an old fairy tale or story and list the geographical features and characters described ...
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      Expository Escapade-Detective's Handbook

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Vocabulary & Spelling, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, Literature
      In this lesson from ReadWriteThink, students combine reading in the detective fiction genre with expository writing. Embedded in...
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      Expository Escapade?Detective’s Handbook

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Vocabulary & Spelling, Grammar, Literary Analysis, 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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      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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