x

Skip to contentContribute to ReadWriteThink / RSS / FAQs / Site Demonstrations / Contact Us / About Us

 

Classroom Resources - Lessons, online tools, calendar activities and more right at your fingertips.

DigiEducate Group

Find content from Thinkfinity Partners using a visual bookmarking and sharing tool.

More

 

Professional Development


Home › Classroom Resources

RSS

 

 

Go to Lesson Plans

 

Grades   3 – 5  |  Lesson Plan

Dancing Minds and Shouting Smiles: Teaching Personification Through Poetry

Students learn about personification by reading and discussing poems and then brainstorm nouns and verbs to create personification in their own poems.

 

Grades   6 – 8  |  Lesson Plan

Exploring Careers Using the Internet

Doctors, astrophysicists, and daycare providers are only some of the careers that will be explored in this lesson in which students research careers and publish occupational summaries about them.

 

Grades   9 – 12  |  Lesson Plan

Critical Literacy: Women in 19th-Century Literature

Reading historical selections will give students the perspective they need to compare the author's purpose and voice of two separate writers.

 

Grades   5 – 8  |  Lesson Plan

Animate that Haiku!

Following the traditional form of the haiku, students publish their own haikus using Animoto, an online web tool to produce slideshows that blend text and music.

 

Grades   6 – 8  |  Lesson Plan

Literature Circle Roles Reframed: Reading as a Film Crew

Capture students' enthusiasm for film and transfer it to reading and literature by substituting film production roles for the traditional literature circle roles.

 

Grades   3 – 5  |  Lesson Plan

Research Building Blocks: "Cite Those Sources!"

Students learn the importance of crediting others for their words and ideas, and then learn the paraphrasing and citation skills necessary to avoid plagiarism.