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    • Thumb image for Imagery in Poetry PowerPoint PresentationResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Imagery in Poetry PowerPoint Presentation

      Grades: 3 to 8
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts
      This resource, from Mrs. Arthrell, English teacher at the Woodland Hills High School in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, offers a Power...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Finding Figurative Language in <i>The Phantom Tollbooth</i>

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, Grammar, English-Language Arts, Vocabulary & Spelling
      Students examine figurative language in The Phantom Tollbooth and create a chart representing the literal and figurative meaning...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Instant Poetry Forms

      Grades: 3 to 8
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts
      This page, from the Educational Technology Training Center (ETTC), offers a collection of forms for creating dozens different ty...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      GIST Reading Lesson Plan

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      In this lesson, from the Northwest Regional Educational Laboratory, students are introduced to the GIST reading strategy. The go...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      "Leap, plashless": Emily Dickinson and Poetic Imagination

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Visual Arts, Life Sciences, Science, Literature and 2 additional..
      In this lesson, from EDSITEment, students read and explore one of Emily Dickinson's nature poems, "A Bird came down the Walk--" ...
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      Elements of Poetry

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, Grammar, Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts
      The Bedford/St. Martin s Web site presents this list of elements of poetry with links to definitions, interactives, and examples...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Dickens for Dummies: Notes on "A Christmas Carol"

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, Literary Analysis, English-Language Arts
      This Web site, from Dickens Made Simple.com (formerly Dickens for Dummies ), is a study guide for Charles Dickens A Christmas...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Common Root Words

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, Grammar, English-Language Arts, Vocabulary & Spelling
      This page, from Cuesta College, presents the meanings of common root words, common prefixes, number prefixes, and math and scien...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Delicious, Tasty, Yummy: Enriching Writing With Adjectives and SynonymsResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Delicious, Tasty, Yummy: Enriching Writing With Adjectives and Synonyms

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, Vocabulary & Spelling
      In this ReadWriteThink lesson, students explore adjectives by learning words in related groups or webs as opposed to lists. They...
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      Book Report Alternative: Examining Story Elements Using Story Map Comic Strips

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      In this lesson, from ReadWriteThink, students use a six-paneled comic strip to create a story map, summarizing a book or story t...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Be a Reading Detective: Finding Similarities and Differences in Ideas

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      This lesson, from ReadWriteThink, focuses on the strategy of compare and contrast in nonfiction writing. Students use graphic or...
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      Narrative Script Formatting

      Grades: 10 to 12
      Subjects: No subjects selected.
      The main focus of this lesson is the technical formatting of the written script. Students will learn about the five elements of ...
      Contributor: CTE Online
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    • Thumb image for Rudyard Kipling's "Rikki-Tikki-Tavi": Mixing Fact and FictionResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Rudyard Kipling's "Rikki-Tikki-Tavi": Mixing Fact and Fiction

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Literature, English-Language Arts
      In this lesson, one of a multi-part unit from EDSITEment, students identify key events in Rudyard Kipling's life and describe th...
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      Rooting out Meaning: Morpheme Match-Ups in the Primary Grades

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, Vocabulary & Spelling
      In this ReadWriteThink lesson, students engage in morphemic analysis by using their knowledge of morphemes to define words, usin...
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      Pourquoi Stories: Creating Tales to Tell Why

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, Literary Analysis, Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts
      Where did the stars come from? What makes lightning and thunder? Pourquoi tales are narratives developed by various cultures aro...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      What's In a Mystery? Exploring and Identifying Mystery Elements

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts
      This ReadWriteThink lesson teaches students about plot structure, character, and setting. Students identify the characteristics ...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Zines for Kids: Multigenre Texts About Media Icons

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Visual Arts, Reading Comprehension, Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts
      In this ReadWriteThink lesson, students create multigenre "zines," or fan magazines, that focus on prominent figures from popula...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Flip-a-Chip: Examining Affixes and Roots to Build VocabularyResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Flip-a-Chip: Examining Affixes and Roots to Build Vocabulary

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, Vocabulary & Spelling
      In this ReadWriteThink lesson, students are introduced to the Flip-a-Chip activity and have an opportunity to build their own pa...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Dancing Minds and Shouting Smiles: Teaching Personification Through Poetry

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, Grammar, Literature, English-Language Arts
      In this ReadWriteThink lesson, students learn about personification by reading and discussing poems by Emily Dickinson, William ...
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      As Slippery as an Eel: An Ocean Unit Exploring Simile and Metaphor

      Grades: TK/K to 2
      Subjects: Science, Reading Comprehension, Literature, English-Language Arts
      In this lesson, from ReadWriteThink, students explore simile and metaphor in fiction and nonfiction ocean books. Using the figur...
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