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    • Thumb image for Quick Get Activities for the Online NY Times SiteResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Quick Get Activities for the Online NY Times Site

      Grades: 4 to 9
      Subjects: History-Social Science, English-Language Arts
      This is a series of reading and writing activities that are independent of the article and can be used with any publication eith...
      Contributor: Brian Ausland
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      Go West: Imagining the Oregon Trail

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: History-Social Science, United States History, English-Language Arts, Geography, Writing Strategies
      In this lesson from EDSITEment, students compare imagined travel experiences of their own with the actual experiences of 19th-ce...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Shadows

      Grades: TK/K to 2
      Subjects: Science, Earth & Space Science, English-Language Arts, Literature
      In this Science NetLinks lesson, one of a four-part series on the sky, students explore making shadows. They also track the move...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      It Came from Greek Mythology

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: History-Social Science, English-Language Arts, Literature, Visual Arts, Writing Strategies
      In this unit of six lessons, from EDSITEment, students study basic plots of three Greek myths and discuss three common themes in...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Edward Lear, Limericks, and Nonsense: A Little Nonsense

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Literature, Writing Strategies
      In this lesson, from EDSITEment, students learn about nonsense poetry as well as the various poetic techniques and devices that ...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Hans Christian Andersen's Fairy Tales

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Literature
      In this series of lessons, from EDSITEment, students learn about the 19th-century author Hans Christian Andersen, who created vi...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Cinderella Folk Tales: Variations in Character

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: History-Social Science, English-Language Arts, Literature, Geography
      In this lesson, from EDSITEment, students compare and contrast several versions of Cinderella stories told around the world to f...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Exploring How Section Headings Support Understanding of Expository Texts

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      This lesson from ReadWriteThink provides a model, practice, and assessment in the sorting and categorizing of main concepts thro...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Poetry: A Feast to Form Fluent Readers

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      In this lesson from ReadWriteThink, students examine elements of fluent reading through oral poetry performance. They use the In...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      The Reading Performance: Understanding Fluency Through Oral Interpretation

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Visual Arts, Reading Comprehension
      This lesson, from ReadWriteThink, presents an adaptation of the oral recitation lesson: students talk in explicit terms about pr...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Seasonal Haiku: Writing Poems to Celebrate Any Season

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Visual Arts, Reading Comprehension, Writing Strategies
      In this lesson from ReadWriteThink, students listen to a sample of haiku read aloud. Then, using seasonal descriptive words, the...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Reading and Writing Workshop: "Freak The Mighty"

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Literature, Vocabulary & Spelling, Reading Comprehension
      This lesson plan, from ReadWriteThink, is a novel study of "Freak the Mighty" by Rodman Philbrick. The lesson includes the model...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Composing Cinquain Poems with Basic Parts of Speech

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension, Writing Strategies
      In this lesson from ReadWriteThink, students learn about cinquain and write simple cinquain of their own. Cinquain (pronounced "...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Literature Circles with Primary Students Using Self-Selected Reading

      Grades: TK/K to 2
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Literature, Reading Comprehension, Writing Strategies
      This lesson from ReadWriteThink is a structured guideline for helping students learn to think about the books they read, and to ...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      My World of Words: Building Vocabulary Lists

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Vocabulary & Spelling, Reading Comprehension
      This lesson, from ReadWriteThink, uses students' areas of interest both in and out of school to generate personalized vocabulary...
      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...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Traveling Terrain: Comprehending Nonfiction Text on the Web

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Science, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension, Life Sciences
      This lesson, from ReadWriteThink, teaches specific skills to students in order to improve their comprehension of nonfiction text...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Letter Poems Deliver: Experimenting with Line Breaks in Poetry WritingResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Letter Poems Deliver: Experimenting with Line Breaks in Poetry Writing

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension, Writing Strategies
      This ReadWriteThink lesson uses letter poems to make poetry accessible, meaningful, and fun for children. Letter poems are also ...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Figurative Language Resource Page

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension, Writing Strategies
      This student reproducible, from a ReadWriteThink lesson, offers examples of and definitions for several types of figurative lang...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Compare and Contrast

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      This student reproducible, from a ReadWriteThink lesson, provides space for students to describe the characters, setting, plot a...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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