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History Retold: The People's Temple
Students study theatre used by a Reverend to articulate important social and historical issues. In this theatre study lesson, students read about the theatre group of the Berkeley Repertory and their theatrical production of a historical tragedy known as Jonestown.
10th - Higher Ed Visual & Performing Arts 7 Views 18 Downloads
Salinger and the Vocabulary of the Vernacular
Students discuss the use of slang expressions in literature. In this literary analysis lesson plan, students examine the use of slang words and expressions in the popular novel Catcher in the Rye. Students research the various slang terms used, and discuss their possible traditional English uses.
6th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 23 Downloads
A Dash of Folk, A Pinch of Fairy Recipes for Playmaking
Students examine the importance of oral traditions while reading various fairy and folk tales. Given a piece of clay, they can mold it into any shape they want and pass it to their neighbor which keeps building the object. They use this exercise to discover how the folk and fairy tales were written with each member of the community contributing.
2nd - 4th Language Arts 13 Views 44 Downloads
The Rookie Project
Students write a movie review of the movie, "The Rookie" or other similar movie, stating their own opinion of the movie, recognizing the plot, characters, and main ideas. They then write a short story on a topic using dialogue and creating a fictional story based on their own lives.
7th - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 10 Downloads
Second graders paint their own picture based on the paintings of Marc Chagall. In this Marc Chagall lesson plan, 2nd graders study his paintings, identify his paintings compared to others, pick out distinct characteristics of his paintings, and them paint a picture of their own based on his work.
2nd Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 3 Downloads
Students view the wordless book Robert Dreams which is about a dog and a robot making friends. In this comprehension lesson plan, students write words for the story, create a reader's theater, write characteristics of a friend who is not human, and more.
3rd - 6th Language Arts 3 Views 2 Downloads
World Literature From Africa
Students prepare for and respond to literature selections. This package includes twenty-four lessons from the World Literature series, each covering a different reading selection from Africa. Pre-reading and response activities are included for each lesson as well as extension and customization options.
6th - 9th Language Arts 11 Views 67 Downloads
Chinese Shadow Puppet Play
Young scholars experience through role-play the art of shadow puppetry and appreciate the role of oral traditions in Chinese history. They research the origins and history of puppetry as a part of a unit on China. They discover what Chinese animal sign they were born under and what personality traits correspond with their animal.
4th - 6th Social Studies & History 3 Views 13 Downloads
Show The Movie!
Fifth graders deliver story presentations that establish a setting with descriptive words, contain a plot and show, rather than tell, what happens. In this language arts lesson plan, 5th graders utilize sentences from the book, "Tuck Everlasting" as prompts for this project.
5th Language Arts 8 Views 27 Downloads
Language Arts: Guided Reading with Fancy Dance
Young scholars participate in a guided reading of Leslie Johnson's, Fancy Dance and discover how to sequence events. This lesson stresses word recognition, suffixes and prefixes, and sentence structure. Cross-curricular activities involve art, science, social studies, and math.
1st - 4th Language Arts 7 Views 41 Downloads
Sixth graders explore writing techniques by writing dialogue in class. In this punctuation lesson plan, 6th graders identify the needs for punctuation within a conversation and create a story with their classmates in which they write dialogue for.
6th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 0 Downloads
Students explore "point of view." In this literary elements literacy lesson, students discuss the definition of "objective point of view" and then listen to several traditional fairy tales. Students rewrite the fairy tale of their choice from a different point of view.
4th - 6th Language Arts 3 Views 2 Downloads
Short Story Framework
The class gets creative after listening to a short story containing a definitive structure. They are required to think about character, relationship, and setting, while attempting to show rather than tell, in their writing. Dialogue, descriptive language, and actions are the top priority for your young writers.
6th - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 8 Downloads
It's Alive! Part II: Mary Shelly's Frankenstein
High schoolers examine the novel "Frankenstein" for examples of cloning. They relate the story to the ethics of cloning and genetics today. They also compare the text with films that have been made about the novel.
9th - 12th Language Arts 11 Views 68 Downloads
I Am . . .
Eighth graders read Eloise Greenfield's novella, 'Sister'. They write their personal responses quickly, foregoing concern about usage, spelling, and punctuation at this point. They write about their day, or may write about any other topic of interest to them.
8th Language Arts 6 Views 17 Downloads