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Comparing Characters Across Two Short Stories
Ninth graders listen to a read aloud of two short stories focusing on literary devices. The write about the settings and realism of the stories, and decide each main character handles the conflict he faces with nature.
9th Visual & Performing Arts 8 Views 53 Downloads
First graders explore and ask for clarification and explanation of stories and ideas. They are told that you (teacher) are going to read aloud to them a book in which the author is remembering things she did when she was a child. Students listen as the teacher reads When I was Young in the Mountains aloud, straight through.
1st Language Arts 3 Views 7 Downloads
All About Me
Learners are introduced to the characteristics of an autobiography. After reading excerpts from "The Diary of Anne Frank", they discuss how two people can see the same event in different ways and write about the event in the journals from two different perspectives.
6th - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 29 Downloads
Analyzing the Poetry of Emily Dickinson
Students examine how poets and their compositions are affected by their life experiences. For this poetry analysis lesson students conduct research into the life of Emily Dickinson, analyze her poetry and create a collage to represent one of her poems.
8th - 12th Language Arts 6 Views 46 Downloads
Fifth graders read an autobiography. In this sequencing lesson, 5th graders learn the importance of putting events in chronological order. Students read about Rosa Park's and discuss the difficulty one may have when following a story with flashbacks.
5th Language Arts 9 Views 41 Downloads
Personification in Fables
Fifth graders define personification. They give examples following this lesson. Students identify elements of fiction and nonfiction and support by referencing the text to determine the plot development, author's choice of words and use of figurative language (personification, flashback) and tone.
5th Language Arts 3 Views 15 Downloads
Lesson 3: Exception Questions in Stories with a Flashback
Fourth graders respond to a text using textual evidence to support their answers to questions. Students observe the teacher model a quick warm up on the chronological sequence of events from the passage, Leaving Home. In this literacy instructional activity, 4th graders determine the sequence of events from the story, Grandma's Diary.
4th Language Arts 9 Views 28 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Laura Hillenbrand's Unbroken and Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston and James D. Houston's Farewell to Manzanar
Passages from Unbroken and Farewell to Manzanar provide the context for a study of the historical themes of experiencing war, resilience during war, and understanding the lasting trauma of war. Appendices include extension activities, Roosevelt’s December 8, 1941 speech, primary source accounts of the attack on Pearl Harbor, a San Francisco Chronicle article on post-war trauma, and graphic organizers for a culminating essay.
7th - 9th Language Arts 64 Views 158 Downloads CCSS: Designed
New Review Writing Portfolio: An Autobiography Assignment
An extensive portfolio project encourages your kids to reflect on their personalities with multiple writing assignments. From activities on extended metaphors to writing about an important day in their lives, kids explore the way they see the world and document it all in a writing portfolio.
6th - 12th Language Arts 14 Views 8 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Do Images or Words Tell the Story?
Art Spiegelman’s graphic novel Maus provides an opportunity for class members to craft an essay in which they evaluate the literary devices used in the first graphic novel to win a Pulitzer Prize. The focus here is on how Spiegelman’s choices of visual symbols and words make his story so powerful.
9th - 10th Language Arts 3 Views 10 Downloads
Analyzing Grammar and Syntax in Ayn Rand's Anthem
“I am. I think. I will.” Seek the secrets of words. Ayn Rand’s Anthem provides the text for a series of exercises that ask readers to analyze how Rand uses antimetabole, epistrophe, parallelism, and repetition to create meaning. Using the provided worksheets and graphic organizers, individuals explain the meaning of passages, analyze how Rand uses various grammatical devices to underscore her point, and then create their own examples.
9th - 12th Language Arts 34 Views 36 Downloads CCSS: Designed
New Review A Lesson Before Dying: The Plot Unfolds
Track the plot of Ernest J. Gaines's A Lesson Before Dying with a class discussion and timeline. Kids examine the ways the story has developed for Jefferson and for Grant, as well as how their stories have come together. Next, they predict the ending for the book in a writing assignment.
9th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 1 Download CCSS: Adaptable
New Review The Joy Luck Club: The Plot Unfolds
Map the most important events and turning points from The Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan. After a group discussion from the previous lesson plan's homework assignment, kids create a timeline to chart the important events from the novel with passages that represent each event.
9th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 2 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Core Analysis Frame: Fiction
Dig into any piece of fiction with a series of analysis questions. There are two levels of questions provided: basic and in-depth. The basic questions can be copied double-sided onto a single piece of paper, while the in-depth questions take up two pages per topic.
6th - 8th Language Arts 24 Views 19 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable