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Grades   6 – 8  |  Lesson Plan

Comparing Electronic and Print Texts About the Civil War Soldier

Which side will win as students investigate both sides of the battle of using print versus online text for research as they learn about the lives of Civil War soldiers?

 

Grades   K – 2  |  Lesson Plan

Whole-to-Parts Phonics Instruction: Teaching Letter-Sound Correspondences

Students will find that learning onset and rime is a handy skill when they read the Jack and Jill rhyme.

 

Grades   3 – 5  |  Lesson Plan

Applying Question-Answer Relationships to Pictures

A picture is worth a thousand words as students are guided in viewing wordless picture books and responding to four different types of questions about the images they see.

 

Grades   6 – 8  |  Lesson Plan

Polishing Preposition Skills through Poetry and Publication

Students deepen and refine their understanding of prepositions by reading Ruth Heller's Behind the Mask. They write preposition poetry and create a study guide using an online tool.

 

Grades   5 – 10  |  Lesson Plan

Songs of Our Lives: Using Lyrics to Write Stories

Students learn about the life and music of John Lennon, write a short story from their lives integrating lyrics from some of their favorite songs, and create a class book of stories.

 

Grades   9 – 12  |  Lesson Plan

Finding Common Ground: Using Logical, Audience-Specific Arguments

Using a hypothetical situation, students generate arguments from opposing points of view, discover areas of commonality using Venn diagrams, and construct logical, audience-specific arguments to persuade their opponents.