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Diary Lesson Plan
Learners discover the importance of keeping a diary. In this diary lesson, students view samples of Anne Frank's diary. Learners then begin their own diary. Students write about what their lives are like. Learners then compile their journals to make a class diary.
4th - 7th Language Arts 4 Views 11 Downloads
Students analyze a piece of writing by creating diary entries based on a character. In this reading comprehension lesson, students read an assigned book with their classmates and create a sketch of what they believe the main character looks like.
5th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts 11 Views 24 Downloads
In His Own Words Primary Documents: Analyzing a D-Day Diary
Students read a section of Sidney Montz's D-Day diary, focusing on understanding new vocabulary and examining diaries as primary source documents. They answer questions and discuss the diary.
7th - 12th Social Studies & History 12 Views 47 Downloads
Diary of a Fly, Diary of a Worm, Diary of a Spider
Students read the books Diary of a Fly, Diary of a Worm, and Diary of a Spider and write diary entries about them. In this reading lesson plan, students also draw pictures to go along with their diary entries.
Pre-K - 3rd Language Arts 9 Views 62 Downloads
"You're Probably Tired, Dear Diary" - Children's Diaries during the Holocaust
As part of the study of WWII and the Holocaust, class members read a series of diary entries written by children during the onslaught of Nazi occupation. Each entry is accompanied by biographical information and discussion questions. The tone of the entries becomes more and more terrifying as the persecution progresses.
9th - 12th Language Arts 24 Views 47 Downloads
Lu Xun's Preface and "Diary of a Madman"
Twelfth graders examine two pieces by Lu Xun to show his importance as a revolutionary of 20th Century Chinese society and literature. They explain the aspects of Lu Xun's life. They summarize "Diary of a Madman" for form and content. They formulate a theme statement for "Diary of a Madman".
12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 3 Downloads
Introduction to "Anne Frank - The Diary of a Young Girl"
Reflecting on what life was like during the Holocaust, 8th graders will read excerpts from the book, The Diary of Anne Frank, then complete five classroom activities that reflect on the readings. The classroom will be set-up to portray the "Secret Annex" in this simulation.
8th Language Arts 18 Views 51 Downloads
Literature Study Guide - Diary of a Young Girl
Guide your class through an Anne Frank unit with this reading activity. Complete with a plot chart, character map, and literary response activities, this assignment is a great way to engage with the text of Diary of a Young Girl. A reading schedule provides the opportunity to assign outside reading.
7th - 10th Language Arts 22 Views 96 Downloads
Diary: Entry to Another World
Students write an organized, unique response to the book, The Journey. In this creative writing instructional activity, students read the book and discuss how the author showed the different places the character visited. Students are asked to write creative and organized diary entries that tell about a place they have visited.
2nd - 5th Language Arts 3 Views 9 Downloads