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  1. Professional Development | Grades   K – 8  |  Professional Library  |  Journal
    Let's Go to the Movies: Rethinking the Role of Film in the Elementary Classroom
    Argues that elementary language-arts teachers should expand their definition of "text" to include film, a valuable instructional material. Notes that today's elementary students come to class with a great deal of knowledge about films--prior experiences which teachers can tap into. Discusses the application to film of reader-response theories.
  2. Professional Development | Grades   K – 5  |  Professional Library  |  Journal
    Looking Inside Classrooms: Reflecting on the "How" as Well as the "What" in Effective Reading Instruction
    This article presents the classroom practices that were the most useful for improving students' reading ability.
  3. Classroom Resources | Grades   3 – 8  |  Calendar Activity  |  November 18
    Mickey Mouse appeared in his first animated feature.
    Students create a short, humorous story with at least one action character, and then use online tools to make a flipbook.
  4. Classroom Resources | Grades   3 – 5  |  Lesson Plan  |  Recurring Lesson
    My World of Words: Building Vocabulary Lists
    Working in small groups, students select vocabulary words and research their meanings. In a culminating activity that uses text and illustration, each student creates a "My World of Words Journal."
  5. Classroom Resources | Grades   3 – 5  |  Lesson Plan  |  Standard Lesson
    Native Americans Today
    This lesson challenges students' views of Native Americans as a vanished people by asking them to compare their prior knowledge with information they gather while reading about contemporary Native Americans.
  6. Classroom Resources | Grades   3 – 12  |  Calendar Activity  |  November 23
    NCTE's Orbis Pictus Nonfiction Award is announced today.
    Students conduct research and write original works of nonfiction on topics of their choice.
  7. Classroom Resources | Grades   3 – 12  |  Calendar Activity  |  November 1
    November is National American Indian Heritage Month.
    Students explore Native American heritage through the study of pourquoi tales, write their own original pourquoi tales, and use the ReadWriteThink Printing Press to publish them.
  8. Professional Development | Grades   3 – 8  |  Professional Library  |  Journal
    Overlapping Vocabulary and Comprehension: Context Clues Complement Semantic Gradients
    This teaching technique combines two strategies, context clues and semantic gradients, to help students make vocabulary-to-comprehension connections.
  9. Classroom Resources | Grades   3 – 5  |  Lesson Plan  |  Standard Lesson
    Poetry from Prose
    Working in small groups, students compose found and parallel poems based on a descriptive passage they have chosen from a piece of literature they are reading.
  10. Professional Development | Grades   3 – 5  |  Professional Library  |  Journal
    Poetry on the Screen
    Find practical suggestions for using technology to enhance the love of poetry.

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