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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
Travels With Charley
Fifth graders engage in a literature study that uses a variety of texts in order to maximize their exposure to different reading situations. They examine each book in order to practice skills of reading comprehension. They recognize the literary devices of each and then answer the questions to go with the text.
5th Language Arts 4 Views 13 Downloads
Lesson 1: Postwar Disillusionment and the Quest for Peace, 1921-1929
Students examine U.S. foreign policy following World War I. In this foreign policy activity, students study the Five-Power Treaty and the Kellogg-Briand Pact and their effectiveness in preventing war. Students create political cartoons and write essays regarding anti-war sentiment in the U.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 14 Downloads
Author Study - Mo Willems
Students listen to books written by Mo Willems each day and discuss the story elements of each. In this reading strategies lesson plan, students decide after reading through the whole series of books, what their favorite book is and why.
1st - 2nd Language Arts 6 Views 37 Downloads
Write On: Lesson 12
Sixth graders write a narrative from a different point of view. For this point of view lesson, 6th graders read Two Bad Ants by Chris Van Allsburg and see how the story changes from an ant's point of view. They write their own stories centered around a holiday theme.
6th Language Arts 3 Views 0 Downloads
The Right to Remain Resilient
Young scholars examine the Civil Rights Movements in the U.S., both current and historic. In small groups students investigate a specific civil rights group, create an illustrated timeline, noting key events, people, and state and federal laws.
6th - 12th Language Arts 11 Views 11 Downloads
Language Arts: Laws of Life
Students participate in the iEARN Project by completing a questionnaire about values and lessons they have learned. They read sample essays by other students in the project about their views on the laws of life. They then write and post their own essays.
5th - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 4 Downloads
Reading Lessons for Alaska State Standards - Reading Rate and Fluency
Sixth graders read a given passage silently. The student then reads the same passage orally to a partner. The partner records the number of words pronounced incorrectly. The student then sets goals to increase oral reading speed and accuracy.
6th Language Arts 3 Views 11 Downloads
The World of Cinderella Stories
First graders listen to traditional and nontraditional Cinderella stories and watch a video entitled "Mufaro's Beautiful Daughters." Individually, children draw and illustrate the stories they have heard, create a story sequence, and write vocabulary words.
1st Language Arts 3 Views 8 Downloads
Compare and contrast two works by the same author, to analyze the use of settings, character action, and theme. The class reads and discusses the books, Because of Figs and Gloria Who Might Be My Best Friend, each focused on a girl named Julie.
3rd Language Arts 5 Views 10 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Splitting the Motherland?
Students explore issues such as Tibet's struggle for independence and China's invasion in 1950. They create a KWL chart, explore maps of Tibet, and read articles concerning China, the Dalai Lama, and President Bush's relationship to Tibet. Students create a timeline concerning issues surrounding Tibet.
6th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 5 Downloads
Waiting for Godot at ACT
Students examine a theatrical performance of Waiting for Godot. In this theatrical analysis lesson, students discuss the topic of existentialism and the Theatre of the Absurd. This lesson includes multiple activities to engage students in.
11th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 6 Views 24 Downloads
Speech Marks/ Correct Punctuation
Fifth graders participate in shared reading and writing activities using Roald Dahl's, George's Marvelous Medicine. They focus on the use of speech marks, using a new line for speakers, and the correct punctuation. They write dialogue between two of the characters.
5th Language Arts 6 Views 27 Downloads