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    • Thumb image for HousekeepingResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Housekeeping

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension
      This Big Read Teacher's Guide contains ten lessons to lead you through Marilynne Robinson's classic novel, Housekeeping. Each le...
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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...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      ClassZone.com: Maniac Magee

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, Literary Analysis, English-Language Arts
      Houghton Mifflin s ClassZone provides this novel guide for Jerry Spinelli s Maniac Magee. Teachers will find information about...
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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 ...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      A Picture’s Worth a Thousand Words: From Image to Detailed Narrative

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Visual Arts & Performing Arts, Writing Strategies, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, Visual Arts
      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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      Myth and Truth: "The First Thanksgiving"

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, United States History, History-Social Science
      By exploring myths surrounding the Wampanoag, the Pilgrims, and the "First Thanksgiving," this lesson from ReadWriteThink asks s...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Animal Spirit and Powers (Nahuales)

      Grades: 5 to 8
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, Foreign Languages, Visual Arts
      This lesson, from ARTSEDGE, teaches basic elements of poetic verse in Spanish and English (sensory use, imagery, stanza, poetic ...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      "Cap o'Rushes" Lesson Plan

      Grades: 4 to 12
      Subjects: Literary Analysis, English-Language Arts, Theatre, Visual Arts & Performing Arts
      In this lesson, from the University of Calgary, students will read and/or listen to the English folk tale Cap o Rushes, and p...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Dear Librarian: Writing a Persuasive Letter

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Literature, Writing Strategies, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      In this ReadWriteThink lesson, students write to their school librarian, requesting that a specific text be added to the school ...
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      What is a family?

      Grades: 10 to 12
      Subjects: No subjects selected.
      In this lesson we will explore the concept of what a family is and why a family is essential to our survival as human beings. T...
      Contributor: CTE Online
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      GIST: A Summarizing Strategy for Use in Any Content Area

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      This lesson, from ReadWriteThink, comprises a series of activities in which students are introduced to the GIST summarizing stra...
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      Examining Plot Conflict through a Comparison/Contrast Essay

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Literature, Writing Strategies, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      In this lesson, from ReadWriteThink, students identify the characteristics of conflict using picture books. They complete graphi...
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      Poems That Tell a Story: Narrative and Persona in the Poetry of Robert Frost

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Literature, English-Language Arts
      In this four-lesson unit, from EDSITEment, students read, discuss, and analyze selected poems by Robert Frost. The activities th...
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      Art and Creative Writing

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: Visual Arts & Performing Arts, Electives, Geography, Writing Strategies and 3 additional..
      In this lesson, from AskAsia, students analyze slides of artifacts as cultural and social representations. Students utilize the ...
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      Biography Writing with Patricia and Fredrick McKissack

      Grades: 3 to 8
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      This Scholastic Writing with Writers project focuses on biographical writing. Patricia and Fredrick McKissack, winners of the ...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Bringing Facts into Science Fiction: Creating Science Fiction Narratives Based on Current News Themes

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, Writing Strategies, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, History-Social Science
      In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students develop setting, plot, and characters for a science fiction s...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      A Case for Reading?Examining Challenged and Banned Books

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, Reading Comprehension, Literary Analysis, English-Language Arts
      Students examine books, selected from the American Library Association Challenged/Banned Books list, and write persuasive pieces...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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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, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      This resource, from A Research Guide For Students Web site, features highly comprehensive guidelines to compiling an accurate ...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Word Up!: Exploring Word Meanings and Origins Using Online Word Sites

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Vocabulary & Spelling, Grammar, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students use online resources to learn about the meanings, origins and...
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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: Technology, Career & Technical Ed, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, Arts, Media, & Entertainment
      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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