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    • Thumb image for What Is a Surrey?Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      What Is a Surrey?

      Grades: 5 to 8
      Subjects: Visual Arts, Music, United States History, Reading Comprehension and 2 additional..
      This ARTSEDGE lesson explores the magic of the vocabulary used by Oscar Hammerstein in his lyrics. Students "translate" the lyri...
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      Weaving the Threads: Integrating Poetry Annotation and Web Technology

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Technology, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      This lesson, from ReadWriteThink, engages students in meaningful research using poetry as a focal point. Students identify words...
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      Voting! What's It All About?

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, History-Social Science
      In this lesson, from ReadWriteThink, students both listen to information read aloud from a variety of sources and read from fict...
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      Viewing Vocabulary: Building Word Knowledge Through Informational Websites

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Vocabulary & Spelling, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      This lesson from ReadWriteThink encourages students to thoughtfully read a text to identify important words, discuss those words...
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      Twenty-First Century Informational Literacy: Integrating Research Techniques and Technology

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, Literary Analysis
      Students develop their reading, writing, research, and technology skills using graphic novels. As a final activity, students cre...
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      Travel Brochures: Highlighting the Setting of a Story

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, Literature, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      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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      Strategic Reading and Writing: Summarizing Antislavery Biographies

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, Literature, Reading Comprehension, United States History and 2 additional..
      In this ReadWriteThink lesson, students practice writing effective summaries using biographies. They first read selections from ...
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      Shared Spelling Strategies

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      In this ReadWriteThink lesson, students increase their spelling accuracy and their retention by "constructing" spelling using so...
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      Research and the Internet

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, Technology, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      This PowerPoint presentation, from the Purdue University Online Writing Lab (OWL), is part of a large collection of presentation...
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      ReadWriteThink.org Lesson Plans That Teach Genres of Writing

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, Literature, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      This page, from a ReadWriteThink lesson, provides links to lesson plans that focus on various writing genres, including letters,...
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      Oh, What a Tangled Web! Using Search Engines to Efficiently Find Information on the World Wide Web

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Arts, Media, & Entertainment, Career & Technical Ed, Technology, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      In this lesson, found on the New York Times Learning Network, students learn more about how different World Wide Web search engi...
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      Newspaper Reporting and Writing

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, Arts, Media, & Entertainment, Career & Technical Ed, English-Language Arts 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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      MSN

      Grades: PS/Pre-K to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, History-Social Science
      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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      Memories Matter: "The Giver" and Descriptive Writing Memoirs

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, History-Social Science
      In this lesson from ReadWriteThink, students combine reading with descriptive writing. Students read "The Giver" by Lois Lowry, ...
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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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      KidSpace: Homework Help

      Grades: 3 to 8
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts
      This page, from the EDSITEment-reviewed Internet Public Library's KidSpace Web site, provides links to online resources that off...
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    • Thumb image for Internet Seek and Find: Using Search Engines Designed for Kids: A Technology LessonResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Internet Seek and Find: Using Search Engines Designed for Kids: A Technology Lesson

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students will better understand how to successfully find information o...
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      Internet Pen Pals

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, Technology, 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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      Inquiry on the Internet: Evaluating Web Pages for a Class Collection

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Technology, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      In this lesson, from ReadWriteThink, students conduct a class inquiry project, individually or in groups, collecting Web-based r...
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      In Good Company: Creating a News Program About Technology Companies

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Economics, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, History-Social Science
      In this lesson, students research and write a radio or television news special on some of Silicon Valley's most successful compa...
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