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    • Thumb image for Writing and Assessing an Autobiographical IncidentResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Writing and Assessing an Autobiographical Incident

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      In this lesson from ReadWriteThink, students build upon their knowledge of biographies to write their own autobiographical incid...
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      Word Play: Examining the Writing Process Through Autobiography

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students define the steps of the formal writing process and analyze ex...
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      What's the Story?: Learning About One Event Through Different Journalistic Styles

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Arts, Media, & Entertainment, English-Language Arts, Career & Technical Ed, Reading Comprehension
      In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students explore how the same news story can be presented differently ...
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      What We Know About Writing, Grades 6-8

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      This web page, from the National Council of Teachers of English, offers information about the development of student writing and...
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      Washington Square

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension
      This Big Read Teacher’s Guide contains ten lessons to lead you through Henry James’s classic novel, Washington Square. Each less...
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      Valentine's Day

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      This ReadWriteThink resource focuses on Valentine's Day, a holiday which arose from a confluence of Christian and pagan themes. ...
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      Using the Four-square Strategy to Define and Identify Poetic Terms

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      This lesson, from ReadWriteThink, helps young students better understand poetry. Use of the four-square strategy offers the stud...
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      Using Technology to Analyze and Illustrate Symbolism in "Night"

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Technology, Literature, English-Language Arts, World History and 2 additional..
      In this ReadWriteThink lesson, students explore the use of symbolism in Elie Wiesel's autobiographical novel "Night." After lear...
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      Using Technology to Analyze and Illustrate Symbolism in <i>Night</i>

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Literary Analysis, English-Language Arts, World History, Reading Comprehension, History-Social Science
      Images have power—they can trigger memories or symbolize abstract ideas. Students put the power of images to the test as they an...
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      Using Picture Books to Teach Plot Development and Conflict Resolution

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Literature, English-Language Arts, 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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      Using Picture Books to Explore Identity, Stereotyping, and Discrimination

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Electives, Literary Analysis, Psychology, English-Language Arts and 2 additional..
      Students analyze the concepts of identity, stereotyping, and discrimination by reading picture books; identify how these concept...
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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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      Traveling the Road to Freedom Through Research and Historical Fiction

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Writing Strategies, Literature, English-Language Arts, United States History and 2 additional..
      In this ReadWriteThink lesson, students read historical fiction to gain an understanding of an important period in American hist...
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      To the Beat of a Different Drum: Describing World Music and Understanding Its Cultural Significance

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Music, Geography, Arts, Media, & Entertainment, Visual Arts & Performing Arts and 4 additional..
      In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students examine the language used in music reviews to describe world ...
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      To Kill a Mockingbird

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension
      This Big Read Teacher’s Guide contains ten lessons to lead you through Harper Lee’s classic novel, To Kill a Mockingbird. Each l...
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      Thinking Inductively: A Close Reading of Seamus Heaney's "Blackberry Picking"

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: Literature, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      In this ReadWriteThink lesson, students analyze the poem "Blackberry Picking" by Seamus Heaney by listing examples of imagery, d...
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      Thinking Inductively: A Close Reading of Seamus Heaney’s “Blackberry Picking”

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: Literary Analysis, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      This lesson eases students’ fear of interpreting complex poetry by teaching them a strategy with which they determine patterns o...
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      Their Eyes Were Watching God

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension
      This Big Read Teacher’s Guide contains ten lessons to lead you through Zora Neale Hurston’s classic novel, Their Eyes Were Watch...
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      The Things They Carried

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension
      This Big Read Teacher's guide contains ten lessons to lead you through Tim O'Brien's The Things They Carried. Each lesson has fo...
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      The Tell-Tale Hearts of Writers: Exploring the Lives of Authors Through Their Literature

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Literary Analysis, Grammar, English-Language Arts, Vocabulary & Spelling, Reading Comprehension
      In this lesson, students use a piece of literature by and an article about Edgar Allan Poe to investigate the relationship betwe...
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