Memories Matter: <em>The Giver</em> and Descriptive Writing Memoirs

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  • Aug 11 2010 9:12 PM

    Mary Kay Monson

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Using The Giver, students discuss the importance recorded history. This provides context for descriptive writing of students’ own history in a lesson that integrates personal writing, research, and literary response.

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    Grade: 6 to 8

    Topics: Writing Strategies, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts

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    Grouping: Large Group Instruction

    Teaching Method: Hands-on Learning; Problem-Solving; Discussions