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    • Thumb image for Zines for Kids: Multigenre Texts About Media IconsResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Zines for Kids: Multigenre Texts About Media Icons

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, Visual Arts, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      In this ReadWriteThink lesson, students create multigenre "zines," or fan magazines, that focus on prominent figures from popula...
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      Writing ABC Books to Enhance Reading Comprehension

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, Literature, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      In this lesson, from ReadWriteThink, after reading a piece of literature, students explore the text, searching for literary elem...
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      Write Letters That Make Things Happen!

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science, Writing Strategies, World History and 2 additional..
      This ReadWriteThink resource focuses on the letter that U.S. schoolgirl Samantha Smith wrote to Russian premier Yuri Andropov in...
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      Wartime Poetry: Working with Similes

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Writing Strategies, Visual Arts, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      In this lesson, from ReadWriteThink, students analyze a photograph and brainstorm words to describe the characters' senses and f...
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      Voting! What's It All About?

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      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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      Using Web-Based Bookmarks to Conduct Internet Research

      Grades: TK/K to 2
      Subjects: Technology, Writing Strategies, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      In this ReadWriteThink lesson, students listen and respond to a read-aloud of "The Important Book," by Margaret Wise Brown, and ...
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      Unwinding a Circular Plot: Prediction Strategies in Reading and Writing

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Literature, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      This lesson, from ReadWriteThink, builds on students' existing knowledge of plot structure and of cycles in other content areas,...
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      Unforgettable...: Writing About Memorable Experiences

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students recall their most memorable experiences. They then weave thei...
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      Types of Point of View

      Grades: 5 to 12
      Subjects: Literary Analysis, English-Language Arts
      This Web page, found on the Annenberg Media Learner.org Web site, describes the different types of point of view used by authors...
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      The Magic Touch: Exploring Augmented Reality as a Teaching Tool

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Technology, Writing Strategies, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      In this lesson, found on the New York Times Learning Network, students learn about the educational applications for new Magic Bo...
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      The Big Bad Wolf: Analyzing Point of View in Texts

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      Was the Big Bad Wolf really all that bad? This lesson encourages students to analyze multiple viewpoints, view texts from differ...
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      The Beverly Cleary Sculpture Garden

      Grades: TK/K to 5
      Subjects: Literature, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      This ReadWriteThink resource focuses on Beverly Cleary, author of award-winning children's books including "Dear Mr. Henshaw" an...
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      Technical Reading and Writing Using Board Games

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      In this lesson, from ReadWriteThink, students work in small groups over a period of 1-2 days to create board games that review e...
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      Teaching Point of View with "Two Bad Ants"

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Literature, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      In this ReadWriteThink lesson, students use the illustrations and text in Chris Van Allsburg's "Two Bad Ants" to develop an unde...
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      Strong Convictions: Learning to Write Persuasive Editorials about Current News

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Writing Strategies, Arts, Media, & Entertainment, World History and 4 additional..
      In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students examine the rhetorical structure of a New York Times editoria...
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      Should Mammals Be Kept In Captivity? Sample Persuasive Essay

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      This resource, from Scholastic s Teacher Resource page, features a student-written persuasive essay. Written by Sharon Banta, th...
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      Reading a Fable

      Grades: 5 to 8
      Subjects: Theatre, Literature, Visual Arts, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      In this lesson, one of a multi-part unit from ARTSEDGE, students recognize the fable as a literary form. They apply literal, int...
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      Pourquoi Stories: Creating Tales to Tell Why

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Literary Analysis, Writing Strategies, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      Where did the stars come from? What makes lightning and thunder? Pourquoi tales are narratives developed by various cultures aro...
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      Poetry Writing with Jack Prelutsky

      Grades: TK/K to 5
      Subjects: Literary Analysis, Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts
      This poetry writing workshop, from Scholastic, features writing tips and activities presented by poet Jack Prelutsky. Students c...
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      Persuasive Writing

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      This resource, from the Kent School District, features a collection of links to over 30 different lesson plans and classroom res...
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