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    • Thumb image for Finding Figurative Language in "The Phantom Tollbooth"Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Finding Figurative Language in "The Phantom Tollbooth"

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Vocabulary & Spelling, Reading Comprehension
      This lesson, from ReadWriteThink, is an exploration of figurative language using the novel "The Phantom Tollbooth" and various W...
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      Imagery in Poetry PowerPoint Presentation

      Grades: 3 to 8
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Writing Strategies, Reading Comprehension
      This resource, from Mrs. Arthrell, English teacher at the Woodland Hills High School in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, offers a Power...
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      Should Mammals Be Kept In Captivity? Sample Persuasive Essay

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

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      In this lesson, from the Northwest Regional Educational Laboratory, students are introduced to the GIST reading strategy. The go...
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      Making the Personal Political: Writing Opinion Pieces About Meaningful Issues to Kids

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Arts, Media, & Entertainment, Career & Technical Ed, Writing Strategies, Reading Comprehension
      In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students identify controversial topics on which they have strong opini...
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      Elements of Poetry

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Grammar, Writing Strategies, Reading Comprehension
      The Bedford/St. Martin s Web site presents this list of elements of poetry with links to definitions, interactives, and examples...
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      Dickens for Dummies: Notes on "A Christmas Carol"

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Literary Analysis, Reading Comprehension
      This Web site, from Dickens Made Simple.com (formerly Dickens for Dummies ), is a study guide for Charles Dickens A Christmas...
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      A Lesson Before Dying

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension
      This Big Read Teacher’s Guide contains ten lessons to lead you through Ernest J. Gaines’ classic novel, A Lesson Before Dying. E...
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      In the Time of the Butterflies

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension
      This Big Read Teacher's Guide contains ten lessons to lead you through Julia Alvarez's novel In the Time of the Butterflies. Eac...
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      Choosing, Chatting, and Collecting: Vocabulary Self-Collection Strategy

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Vocabulary & Spelling, Reading Comprehension
      In this lesson, from ReadWriteThink, students are introduced to the vocabulary self-collection strategy, using an online Shakesp...
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      Using Picture Books to Teach Plot Development and Conflict Resolution

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Literature, Reading Comprehension
      In this lesson, from ReadWriteThink, students examine the craft of developing a story's plot and resolution of a story's conflic...
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      Fahrenheit 451

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension
      This Big Read Teacher’s Guide contains ten lessons to lead you through Ray Bradbury’s classic novel, Fahrenheit 451. Each lesson...
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      Old School

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension
      This Big Read Teacher's Guide contains ten lessons to lead you through Tobias Wolff's classic novel, Old School. Each lesson has...
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      F. Scott Fitzgerald: Winter Dreams

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Literary Analysis, Reading Comprehension
      In this lesson plan, from the PBS American Masters Web site, students study the biography and work of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The...
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      Bless Me, Ultima

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension
      This Big Read Teacher's Guide contains ten lessons to lead you through Rudolfo Anaya's classic novel, Bless Me, Ultima. Each les...
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      Viewing Vocabulary: Building Word Knowledge Through Informational Websites

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Vocabulary & Spelling, Reading Comprehension
      This lesson from ReadWriteThink encourages students to thoughtfully read a text to identify important words, discuss those words...
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      "Got Milk?" or "Not Milk!"? - That Is the Question: Critically Analyzing Information about Dairy Products on the Internet

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Health Education, Nutrition, Technology, English-Language Arts and 2 additional..
      Is milk good for you or not good for you? In this lesson, found on the New York Times Learning Network, students explore both si...
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      The Call of the Wild

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension
      This Big Read Teacher’s Guide contains ten lessons to lead you through Jack London’s classic novel, The Call of the Wild. Each l...
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      Love Medicine

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension
      This Big Read Teacher’s Guide contains ten lessons to lead you through Louise Erdrich’s novel, Love Medicine. Each lesson has fo...
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      A Wizard of Earthsea

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension
      This Big Read Teacher's Guide contains ten lessons to lead you through Ursula Le Guin's classic novel, A Wizard of Earthsea. Eac...
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