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    • Thumb image for Childhood Through the Looking-GlassResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Childhood Through the Looking-Glass

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Visual Arts, Reading Comprehension, Literature, English-Language Arts
      This lesson from EDSITEment explores the vision of childhood created by Lewis Carroll in "Alice in Wonderland." Students begin b...
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      Poems That Tell a Story: Narrative and Persona in the Poetry of Robert Frost

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Literature, English-Language Arts
      In this four-lesson unit, from EDSITEment, students read, discuss, and analyze selected poems by Robert Frost. The activities th...
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      Cinderella Folk Tales: Variations in Character

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Literature, English-Language Arts, Geography
      In this lesson, from EDSITEment, students compare and contrast several versions of Cinderella stories told around the world to f...
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      Memories Matter: "The Giver" and Descriptive Writing Memoirs

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, Writing Strategies
      In this lesson from ReadWriteThink, students combine reading with descriptive writing. Students read "The Giver" by Lois Lowry, ...
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      Fairy Tale Autobiographies

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension, Writing Strategies
      In this ReadWriteThink lesson, students work together in small groups to read, discuss and analyze fairy tales. After compiling ...
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      Writing and Assessing an Autobiographical Incident

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, Writing Strategies
      In this lesson from ReadWriteThink, students build upon their knowledge of biographies to write their own autobiographical incid...
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      Story Character Homepage

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      This lesson, from ReadWriteThink, helps students develop a thorough understanding of character. In groups, students look at exam...
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      Myth and Truth: "The First Thanksgiving"

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Reading Comprehension, United States History, English-Language Arts
      By exploring myths surrounding the Wampanoag, the Pilgrims, and the "First Thanksgiving," this lesson from ReadWriteThink asks s...
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      The Big, Bad Wolf . . . Is This a Fact?

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Vocabulary & Spelling, Reading Comprehension, Literature, English-Language Arts, Technology
      This ReadWriteThink lesson combines the nonfiction works of Seymour Simon with teacher modeling, discussion groups, and student-...
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      Autobiographical Incident Rubric

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, Writing Strategies
      This rubric, from a ReadWriteThink lesson, allows students to assess and remodel original autobiographical incidents.
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      Figurative Language Resource Page

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

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, Writing Strategies
      This student reproducible, from a ReadWriteThink lesson, provides definitions of several types of figurative language, including...
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      Biography Project: Research and Class Presentation

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      In this lesson, from ReadWriteThink, students brainstorm about famous people and each selects one to research by reading a biogr...
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      Beyond the Story: A Dickens of a Party

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Reading Comprehension, Literature, English-Language Arts
      In this lesson, from ReadWriteThink, students are invited to attend a 19th-century party as a character from Charles Dickens' "A...
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      Fiction, Setting the Story

      Grades: 5 to 8
      Subjects: Visual Arts, Literature, English-Language Arts
      In this lesson, one of a multi-part unit from ARTSEDGE, students explore how to use the elements of fiction to enhance and devel...
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      Using the Four-square Strategy to Define and Identify Poetic Terms

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      This lesson, from ReadWriteThink, helps young students better understand poetry. Use of the four-square strategy offers the stud...
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      Animal Spirit and Powers (Nahuales)

      Grades: 5 to 8
      Subjects: Visual Arts, English-Language Arts, Writing Strategies, Foreign Languages
      This lesson, from ARTSEDGE, teaches basic elements of poetic verse in Spanish and English (sensory use, imagery, stanza, poetic ...
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      Genre Characteristics

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      This student reproducible, from a ReadWriteThink lesson, presents a list of five literary genres and details some of the element...
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      Valentine's Day

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, Writing Strategies
      This ReadWriteThink resource focuses on Valentine's Day, a holiday which arose from a confluence of Christian and pagan themes. ...
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      Reading and Analyzing Multigenre Texts

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, Literature, English-Language Arts
      In this lesson, from ReadWriteThink, students develop a definition of multigenre texts by exploring a multigenre picture book, s...
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