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    • Thumb image for Hmong Among Us: Creating Portraits of United States Refugee CommunitiesResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Hmong Among Us: Creating Portraits of United States Refugee Communities

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, American Democracy, Reading Comprehension, History-Social Science and 2 additional..
      In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students learn about the Hmong community in Minnesota; they then resea...
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      Figurative Language

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts
      This student reproducible, from a ReadWriteThink lesson, provides definitions of several types of figurative language, including...
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      Poetic Devices

      Grades: 3 to 8
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, Writing Strategies, Grammar, English-Language Arts
      Judi Moreillon s Web site Story Trail presents a study of poetic devices that can be used in both poetry and prose compositions....
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      To the Beat of a Different Drum: Describing World Music and Understanding Its Cultural Significance

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Career & Technical Ed, Arts, Media, & Entertainment, Geography, Reading Comprehension and 4 additional..
      In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students examine the language used in music reviews to describe world ...
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      Literary Terms

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Literary Analysis, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      This page, from Cyber English, provides a glossary of literary terms including plot, imagery, characterization, irony, theme, ox...
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      King Arthur: Man or Legend?

      Grades: 5 to 8
      Subjects: World History, History-Social Science, Visual Arts, Theatre, English-Language Arts
      In this ARTSEDGE lesson, students learn about the legend of King Arthur as depicted in stories, poems, and artwork. Students exp...
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    • Thumb image for Sweet on Faith:  Exploring the Religious Significance and Symbolism of Holiday Desserts from Cultures Around the WorldResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Sweet on Faith: Exploring the Religious Significance and Symbolism of Holiday Desserts from Cultures Around the World

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Electives, Reading Comprehension, History-Social Science, Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts
      In this lesson, found on the New York Times Learning Network, students consider the religious significance of candy canes. They ...
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      The Battle of Good and Evil on the Big Screen: A Media Studies Lesson Plan

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Electives, Film & Video, American Democracy, Reading Comprehension and 5 additional..
      In this lesson, found on the New York Times Learning Network, students evaluate how the movie industry depicts heroes, villains,...
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      What We Know About Writing, Grades 6-8

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts
      This web page, from the National Council of Teachers of English, offers information about the development of student writing and...
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    • Thumb image for Facing the Ghosts of Our Past: Writing Narrative Reflections on the Civil War and SlaveryResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Facing the Ghosts of Our Past: Writing Narrative Reflections on the Civil War and Slavery

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, Film & Video, Reading Comprehension, History-Social Science and 3 additional..
      In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students read a review of the movie "Beloved" as a starting point for ...
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      Taking the Witness Stand: Describing Historical Events from a First-person Perspective

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: World History, Reading Comprehension, History-Social Science, Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts
      In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students identify a pivotal event in world history that they would lik...
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    • Thumb image for Dude, I'm Interviewing the President: Examining Humor in the Newspaper and Creating Dialogues Between Famous Figures in American HistoryResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Dude, I'm Interviewing the President: Examining Humor in the Newspaper and Creating Dialogues Between Famous Figures in American History

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, Reading Comprehension, History-Social Science, English-Language Arts
      In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students first explore the concept of the interview and the role of th...
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      Intermediate Fiction and Non-Fiction

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: English-Language Arts
      In this Discovery Education lesson, students will: * Identify the elements of science fiction literature. * Write a s...
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      The Tell-Tale Hearts of Writers: Exploring the Lives of Authors Through Their Literature

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Vocabulary & Spelling, Literary Analysis, Reading Comprehension, Grammar, English-Language Arts
      In this lesson, students use a piece of literature by and an article about Edgar Allan Poe to investigate the relationship betwe...
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      George Lucas and the Power of Myth

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Film & Video, Literary Analysis, Reading Comprehension, Visual Arts & Performing Arts and 2 additional..
      This lesson, from the PBS American Masters Web site, covers three major concepts: the power of myths concerning good and evil,...
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      Using Technology to Analyze and Illustrate Symbolism in <i>Night</i>

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Literary Analysis, World History, Reading Comprehension, History-Social Science, English-Language Arts
      Images have power—they can trigger memories or symbolize abstract ideas. Students put the power of images to the test as they an...
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    • Thumb image for Lasting Impressions: Creating Collages to Reflect Deeply Moving News Events Through ArtResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Lasting Impressions: Creating Collages to Reflect Deeply Moving News Events Through Art

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, Reading Comprehension, History-Social Science, Visual Arts and 2 additional..
      In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students explore how representing real events through visual and writt...
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      Genre Characteristics

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      This student reproducible, from a ReadWriteThink lesson, presents a list of five literary genres and details some of the element...
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      Extreme Classics: The 100 Greatest Adventure Books of All Time

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Literary Analysis, Geography, History-Social Science, English-Language Arts
      This resource, from National Geographic Adventure Magazine, features information about each of their picks for the 100 greatest ...
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      Symbolism in the Legend of King Arthur

      Grades: 5 to 8
      Subjects: World History, Literature, History-Social Science, English-Language Arts
      This student reproducible, from an ARTSEDGE lesson, prompts students to examine the symbolism of the Round Table, The Holy Grail...
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