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    • Thumb image for Let's Get Cooking With Words! Creating a Recipe Using Procedural WritingResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Let's Get Cooking With Words! Creating a Recipe Using Procedural Writing

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

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts
      In this lesson, found on the New York Times Learning Network, students first take an inventory of their own histories as readers...
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      Creating a Classroom Newspaper

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, History-Social Science
      In this lesson, from ReadWriteThink, students write authentic newspaper stories. Various aspects of newspapers are covered, incl...
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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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      Examining Plot Conflict through a Comparison/Contrast Essay

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, Literature
      In this lesson, from ReadWriteThink, students identify the characteristics of conflict using picture books. They complete graphi...
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      Using Picture Books to Teach Setting Development in Writing Workshop

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts
      In this lesson, from ReadWriteThink, students examine the craft of developing the setting of a story through focused experiences...
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      A Race with Grace: Sports Poetry in Motion

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Vocabulary & Spelling, Reading Comprehension, Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts
      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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      Collecting Their Thoughts: Telling Your Story

      Grades: 4 to 12
      Subjects: No subjects selected.
      Students tell a story from the point of view of someone who lived in a time depicted in a museum exhibition.
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      Shadows

      Grades: TK/K to 2
      Subjects: Earth & Space Science, English-Language Arts, Science, Literature
      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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      Everyone Loves a Mystery: A Genre Study

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, Literature
      In this lesson, from ReadWriteThink, students examine story elements and vocabulary associated with mystery stories. Students co...
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      Expository Escapade-Detective's Handbook

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Vocabulary & Spelling, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, Literature
      In this lesson from ReadWriteThink, students combine reading in the detective fiction genre with expository writing. Embedded in...
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      Mary Hoffman

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, Literature
      This ReadWriteThink resource focuses on Mary Hoffman, author of the Amazing Grace series of books. A classroom activity is featu...
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      New Takes on Old Tales

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Geography, Literature, History-Social Science
      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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      Expository Escapade?Detective’s Handbook

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Vocabulary & Spelling, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, Literary Analysis, Grammar
      Students create a Detective's Handbook based on a detective mystery they have read. The handbooks include expository and descrip...
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      What Is a Surrey?

      Grades: 5 to 8
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, United States History, Visual Arts 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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      Once Upon a Time Rethought: Writing Fractured Fairy Tales

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, Literature
      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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      Leading to Great Places in the Elementary Classroom

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, Literature
      In this ReadWriteThink lesson, students examine examples of leads in children's literature such as setting, action, character, r...
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      Fairy Tales, Then and Now

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

      Grades: PS/Pre-K to 4
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, United States History, Literary Analysis, English-Language Arts, History-Social Science
      Examine one or more of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s letters or speeches and turn powerful words and phrases into word art using ...
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      Hans Christian Andersen was born on this date in 1805.

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, Literary Analysis
      Students write a brief summary of one of Andersen's stories, and then read the original story and compare the two versions of t...
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