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Students use a visual thesaurus and Vocabgrabber to interpret a news article. In this vocabulary building and comprehension lesson, students analyze quotes from the article. Students use the visual thesaurus and Vocabgrabber to interpret the message of the article. Students then use the information from the article to write guidelines for internet use.
Students analyze the ethical dilemmas of online homework help. In this language arts lesson plan, students read an article from the New York Times about using the Internet to complete homework assignments. Students use VocabGrabber to analyze vocabulary words included in the text. A class discussion follows.
Peer tutors role-play as detectives to participate in a brief clue/guessing game. Then they write an original sneaky poem following a formula provided to generate the five lines that make up the poem. An example is provided. This would make a great big buddy-little buddy activity.
Students discuss ways to get homework help. They receive an activity sheet "Got a problem with Your Homework?" Students identify offlin strategies they could use. They read and discuss "Still Having a Problem?" and visit several homework help sites. Students discuss information included on the "Problem Solved!" worksheet.
Middle schoolers practice mentoring by teaching a child to read. In this tutoring lesson, students read and analyze a list of useful methods to get children interested in their studies. Middle schoolers utilize these methods and set goals to help younger students with their reading abilities.