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    • Thumb image for Fahrenheit 451Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      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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      Jack London's "The Call of the Wild": "Nature Faker"?

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, History-Social Science, Literature, United States History
      In this lesson, from EDSITEment, students analyze Jack London's "The Call of the Wild." They take a stand on whether London can ...
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      Weaving the Threads: Integrating Poetry Annotation and Web Technology

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension, Technology
      This lesson, from ReadWriteThink, engages students in meaningful research using poetry as a focal point. Students identify words...
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      Interactive Venn Diagram

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      This interactive Venn diagram, from ReadWriteThink, allows students to visually compare and contrast information. Students are p...
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      Myth and Truth: "The First Thanksgiving"

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, History-Social Science, Reading Comprehension, United States History
      By exploring myths surrounding the Wampanoag, the Pilgrims, and the "First Thanksgiving," this lesson from ReadWriteThink asks s...
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      Compare and Contrast Electronic Text with Traditionally Printed Text

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension, Technology
      The purpose of this ReadWriteThink lesson is to familiarize students with the similarities and differences between electronic te...
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      Scaffolding Comprehension Strategies Using Graphic Organizers

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      In this lesson from ReadWriteThink, collaborative strategic reading (CSR) is initially presented to students through modeling an...
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      Critical Media Literacy: TV Programs

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, History-Social Science, Visual Arts, Reading Comprehension
      This lesson, from ReadWriteThink, provides a platform from which students can critically analyze popular television programs. Th...
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      Guided Comprehension: Summarizing Using the QuIP Strategy

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      Based on the Guided Comprehension Model developed by Maureen McLaughlin and Mary Beth Allen, this lesson introduces students to ...
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      Filmmaking: Creating and Organizing the Story

      Grades: 4 to 12
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Visual Arts
      In this ARTSEDGE "How-To" feature, author Elizabeth Pringle covers the basics for creating a classroom film project. Included ar...
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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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      "The New York Times" - "All the News That's Fit to Print."

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      This ReadWriteThink resource focuses on "The New York Times" and other contemporary newspapers. A classroom activity is featured...
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      GIST: A Summarizing Strategy for Use in Any Content Area

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts
      This lesson, from ReadWriteThink, comprises a series of activities in which students are introduced to the GIST summarizing stra...
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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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      Analyzing Advice as an Introduction to Shakespeare

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension, Literature
      In this lesson, from ReadWriteThink, students read and analyze the advice given in Mary Schmich's 1997 Chicago Tribune column "A...
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      Voting! What's It All About?

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension, History-Social Science
      In this lesson, from ReadWriteThink, students both listen to information read aloud from a variety of sources and read from fict...
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      Investigating the Holocaust: A Collaborative Inquiry Project

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: World History, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension, History-Social Science
      In this ReadWriteThink lesson, students explore a variety of resources--texts, images, movies, artwork--to learn more about the ...
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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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      Natalie Babbitt, Author of "Tuck Everlasting"

      Grades: 3 to 9
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension, Literature
      This ReadWriteThink resource focuses on the author of "Tuck Everlasting," Natalie Babbitt, who has written and illustrated over ...
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      Strategic Reading and Writing: Summarizing Antislavery Biographies

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, History-Social Science, Literature, Writing Strategies and 2 additional..
      In this ReadWriteThink lesson, students practice writing effective summaries using biographies. They first read selections from ...
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