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    • Thumb image for New Takes on Old TalesResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      New Takes on Old Tales

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, English-Language Arts, Literature, Geography
      In this Xpeditions student activity, students revamp a classic fairy tale so that it takes place in today's world. They base the...
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      Reference Shelf: Classroom Internet Integration

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, English-Language Arts, Visual Arts
      This resource, from EDSITEment, offers information to help educators integrate the Internet as a standard classroom resource. Li...
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      Shadows

      Grades: TK/K to 2
      Subjects: Science, English-Language Arts, Literature, Earth & Space Science
      In this Science NetLinks lesson, one of a four-part series on the sky, students explore making shadows. They also track the move...
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      Fairy Tales, Then and Now

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: History-Social Science, English-Language Arts, Literature, Geography
      In this Xpeditions lesson, students read an old fairy tale or story and list the geographical features and characters described ...
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      Expository Escapade-Detective's Handbook

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Literature, Vocabulary & Spelling, Reading Comprehension
      In this lesson from ReadWriteThink, students combine reading in the detective fiction genre with expository writing. Embedded in...
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      Using Picture Books to Teach Setting Development in Writing Workshop

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Writing Strategies, Reading Comprehension
      In this lesson, from ReadWriteThink, students examine the craft of developing the setting of a story through focused experiences...
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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 ...
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      Creating a Classroom Newspaper

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: History-Social Science, English-Language Arts, Writing Strategies, Reading Comprehension
      In this lesson, from ReadWriteThink, students write authentic newspaper stories. Various aspects of newspapers are covered, incl...
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      What Is a Surrey?

      Grades: 5 to 8
      Subjects: History-Social Science, English-Language Arts, Visual Arts, Music and 2 additional..
      This ARTSEDGE lesson explores the magic of the vocabulary used by Oscar Hammerstein in his lyrics. Students "translate" the lyri...
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      Teaching the Compare and Contrast Essay through Modeling

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Writing Strategies, Reading Comprehension
      In this lesson, from ReadWriteThink, students and teacher together create the first half of a draft of a comparison and contrast...
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      Demonstrating Comprehension Through Journal Writing

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Literature, Writing Strategies, Reading Comprehension
      In this lesson, from ReadWriteThink, students demonstrate comprehension by responding to open-ended questions based on the 1939 ...
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      Imagine That! Playing with Genre through Newspapers and Short Stories

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Literature, Reading Comprehension
      This lesson, from ReadWriteThink, uses narrative structures to introduce students to one form of expository writing--news briefs...
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      Everyone Loves a Mystery: A Genre Study

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Literature, Reading Comprehension
      In this lesson, from ReadWriteThink, students examine story elements and vocabulary associated with mystery stories. Students co...
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      Examining Plot Conflict through a Comparison/Contrast Essay

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Literature, Writing Strategies, Reading Comprehension
      In this lesson, from ReadWriteThink, students identify the characteristics of conflict using picture books. They complete graphi...
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      Once Upon a Time Rethought: Writing Fractured Fairy Tales

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Literature, Writing Strategies, Reading Comprehension
      In this ReadWriteThink lesson, students work together to craft a list of common fairy tale elements. They then explore and analy...
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      A Race with Grace: Sports Poetry in Motion

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Writing Strategies, Vocabulary & Spelling, Reading Comprehension
      In this ReadWriteThink lesson, students explore the grace and beauty of motion in a variety of sports. Examining examples from t...
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      Mary Hoffman

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Literature, Reading Comprehension
      This ReadWriteThink resource focuses on Mary Hoffman, author of the Amazing Grace series of books. A classroom activity is featu...
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      Two Thumbs Up! Get Students Writing and Publishing Book Reviews

      Grades: TK/K to 2
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Literature, Writing Strategies, Reading Comprehension
      In this ReadWriteThink lesson, students evaluate book reviews written by other children. Next, they discuss the effectiveness of...
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      Taking Photos of Curious George: Exploring Character Through Images

      Grades: TK/K to 2
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Literature, Reading Comprehension
      In this ReadWriteThink lesson, students use images and texts to explore a familiar character--Curious George. Students extend wh...
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      Let's Get Cooking With Words! Creating a Recipe Using Procedural Writing

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Grammar, Writing Strategies, Reading Comprehension
      In this ReadWriteThink lesson, students participate in read alouds of selected children's books that exemplify effective word ch...
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