Denotation Teacher Resources
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Applications of Motion
Students explore motion in different positions. For this math lesson, students experiment with motion in a straight line vertically or horizontally. They also graph these lines on a TI and examine the curve produced when an object is thrown.
From Courage to Freedom: The Reality Behind the Song
Students read Frederick Douglass' autobiography as an analysis on slavery. For this slavery and literature analysis lesson, students read Douglass' slave narrative and analyze the precise word choice, imagery, irony, and rhetorical appeals. Students . Students the use of ethos, pathos, and logos in the text and write a response reviewing the effect of persuasive appeal.
In this passed and past worksheet, students choose the correct word either passed or past to complete the sentences. Students choose 5 words in 3 sentences.
It's Raining Idioms!
Sixth graders analyze idioms and find examples from literature. They choose one idiom and finds pictures or draws pictures to show what it would mean if taken literally and what is it generally thought to mean.
Unlocking New Words
Pupils are introduced to the various types of suffixes and prefixes. In groups, they identify the root words and determine the proper suffix or prefix to add to the root. They complete a worksheet and review their answers to end the lesson.
Understanding and Computing Riemann Sums
In this Riemann sum activity, students use the Riemann sum to determine the volume of a square pyramid and the estimates of area around a circle. This four-page activity contains 18 problems.
For this comprise and compose worksheet, learners choose the correct word to complete each sentence. Students choose either comprise or compose to complete 9 sentences.
Students research word frequencies in Macbeth and create a frozen picture inspired by a word. In this Macbeth lesson, students view Blood Will Have Blood and discuss the dual meaning of the word "blood." Students identify five major words and explore the denotative and connotative meanings, discussing the atmosphere and mood created by the repetition.
Introduction to Functions
In this function worksheet, students explore note and examples about functions. They identify the domain and the range. Students graph quadratic equations and find the reciprocal of a function. This six-page worksheet contains detailed notes and 4 problems with answers.
What Should I Wear Today? Pilgrims Didn't Ask
Second graders compare the clothing of today with the everyday dress of the Pilgrims.
Connotation: Three Lessons for Effective Word Choice
Over the course of three days, middle schoolers explore the concept of connotation. They differentiate between the connotative and denotative meanings of sports team names, develop their own team names, logos, and text, and revise a news article about a victorious new team to change connotation. Links to materials for all three lessons are included.
DNA Sequencing Simulation
Young scholars simulate the Sanger method of DNA sequencing using color pop-beads as a representation of nucleotides and dideoxynucleotides. Students assemble DNA sequences and run their sequences through a "sequencing gel" and sketch what the DNA sequence bands should look like.
USA Quilt and Cookbook Project
Students share information about themselves and their surrounding area through postcards, quilt squares, and recipes. Students use a digital camera to take pictures of their community and create postcards using desktop publishing. They send and receive postcards to other schools and create quilt squared depicting the state with fabric paint and thread.
Patient Education in Interdisciplinary Health Care Settings
Students assume roles of various health care professionals and educators to problem solve patient education issues. They introduce and comprehend cross-training in health care. Students assess the problem and brainstorm the problem.
Students review connotation and denotation and stylistic devices in poetry. They read the lyrics to a song as it is being played and then discuss the meaning of the song. As a class, students read poems, share their thoughts, and define stylistic devices. They write poems or lyrics using several methods of stylistic devices and share them with the class.
Numerical Analysis: Successive Intervals
In this successive interval worksheet, students find the approximation of a root, using the Bisection Algorithm. They identify intervals, and use algebraic manipulation to identify functions that have a fixed point.
Complex Analysis: Theorems Following Cauchy's Integral Formulas
In this integral formula, students explore how theorems are derived. They write proofs supporting Cauchy's Inequality, Liouville's Theorem, the Fundamental Theorem of Algebra, Gauss' Mean Value Theorem and Cauchy's Residue Theorem. This two page worksheet contains approximately eight problems.
Multivariable Calculus: Limits of Multivariable Functions
In this multivariable function learning exercise, students find the limits of a function, identify the domain, and explore continuous functions. This two page learning exercise contains explanations, definitions, and examples. There are approximately four multi-step problems in this learning exercise.
Local Linearity and the Microscope Approximation
In this local linearity instructional activity, students identify the slope of a line tangent to the graph at a given point. They use linear approximation to estimate values. Students determine the slope of a secant line at a given point. This two-page instructional activity contains explanations, examples and four multi-step problems.
Theory of Codes
Students explore the concept of code theory. For this code theory lesson, students discuss noise, error correction, Hamming distance, parity check matrices, and cyclic codes. Students develop these concepts through practice and discussion.