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Reading and Writing Workshop: "Freak The Mighty"


  • Aug 8 2010 1:45 PM

    Louise Bigham

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  • Aug 8 2010 9:55 AM

    Mary Kay Monson


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This lesson plan, from ReadWriteThink, is a novel study of "Freak the Mighty" by Rodman Philbrick. The lesson includes the modeling and practicing of specific reading comprehension strategies, vocabulary and word study, a figurative language activity, and a selection of final projects that can be used for assessment with the accompanying rubric.

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: 6 to 8

    Topics: Vocabulary & Spelling, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, Literature