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Grades   K – 2  |  Lesson Plan

Read a Song: Using Song Lyrics for Reading and Writing

This lesson will be music to the students' ears when they hear that they get to read song lyrics and compose original lyrics for a familiar song.

 

Grades   3 – 5  |  Lesson Plan

Teaching Point of View With Two Bad Ants

Students will be crawling all over this assignment when they use illustrations and text to learn about life from a bug's point of view.

 

Grades   6 – 8  |  Lesson Plan

Scaling Back to Essentials: Scaffolding Summarization With Fishbone Mapping

Students work in pairs and groups as they complete fishbone maps that highlight main ideas and relevant details from a cause-effect text and then write summaries of content area texts.

 

Grades   9 – 12  |  Lesson Plan

Building Vietnam War Scavenger Hunts through Web-Based Inquiry

Students research the effects of the Vietnam war on a specific group of people who were involved. They then create Internet scavenger hunts to share with the class.

 

Grades   9 – 12  |  Lesson Plan

Exploring Audience and Purpose with a Single Issue

Students explore the concepts of audience and purpose by focusing on an issue that divided Americans in 1925, the debate of evolution versus creationism raised by the Scopes Monkey Trial.

 

Grades   3 – 5  |  Lesson Plan

Learning to Learn with Miss Alaineus: A Vocabulary Disaster

Modeled on the activities in Miss Alaineus: A Vocabulary Disaster, a picture book, students combine vocabulary exploration with word play by planning their own vocabulary parade.