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Teach This Poem: "Heart to Heart" by Rita Dove

For Teachers 6th - 12th
New ReviewTake heart! Here's a lesson that will encourage learners to notice details. After listening to Sarah Vaughan singing "My Funny Valentine" and noting how the word heart relates to Valentine's Day, scholars observe a human heart image....
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The Ant and the Dove

For Students 5th - 6th Standards
Aesop's "The Ant and the Dove" provides kids with an opportunity to practice using evidence from a story to support responses to text-based and discussion questions. In addition, they must use higher-level thinking skills to identify the...
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Peace Doves

For Teachers K - 5th
Young scholars explore ways to obtain world peace. In this character education lesson, students read the book Peace Begins With Me and brainstorm a list of ways young scholars can create a more peaceful world. Students use included dove...
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Dove: Print and Color

For Students Pre-K - 1st
In this word recognition worksheet, learners trace the word "dove," write the word independently, and color the picture of the dove.
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Turtle Dove

For Students 2nd - 3rd
In this reading comprehension worksheet, students read a one paragraph text about turtle doves. Students answer one multiple choice question.
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Calling the Doves/El Canto de las Palomas

For Teachers 8th - 9th
Students discover foreign languages by reading a children's story. In this Espanol lesson, students read the book Calling the Doves and practice repeating phrases and sentences in the book in Spanish. Students answer study questions...
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Dove Color Sheet

For Students 2nd - 3rd
For this color worksheet, students will create a spring masterpiece. Using colors of choice the students will color a dove centered among a floral design.
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Pigeon Story: How the Rock Dove Became the Sky Rat

For Students 6th - 12th Standards
After training, pigeons can recognize correctly spelled words among misspelled words. In addition, they can use number sense to count, memorize thousands of pictures, and use navigational aids humans don't understand. As part of a larger...
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Cartoons in the Classroom: Doves, Flags, and Bombs

For Students 9th - 11th
A political cartoon is timely and thought-provoking. Learners analyze the symbolism found in the cartoon as it relates to current tensions between North and South Korea. Three in-depth analysis questions guide and stimulate class...
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Two Turtle Doves

For Students Pre-K - 1st
In this number 2 worksheet, students practice writing the number 2 and color the pictures of the 2 turtle doves.
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The Dove That Flew Away

For Teachers 5th
Prior to playing their Tutti instruments, fifth graders practice harmony, pitch, and rhythm. They sing, clap, and echo the musical pattern they are going to play, focusing on harmony and pitch. They then practice the same song on their...
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Romare Bearden's The Dove - A Meeting of Vision and Sound

For Teachers 9th - 12th
High schoolers explore African american culture of the late 1950's and 60's through various primary sources including literature, music, art and others. They then prepare and conduct a mock interview and present with the class.
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The Ant and the Dove

For Teachers K - 1st
Students explore reading comprehension by reading a children's story in class. In this story structure instructional activity, students read the story The Ant and the Dove and analyze the characters, themes and settings of the story....
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Dream in Color — Middle School

For Teachers 6th - 8th Standards
Celebrate diversity with a toolkit designed to inspire young poets to develop their own voices. After examining poems by African American poets, individuals craft their own poetic stories. The packet features poems by Gwendolyn Brooks,...
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Now That's Beautiful!

For Teachers 7th - 12th Standards
Your class experiences dozens of messages about beauty every day by reading magazines, watching movies, and listening to the radio. Have them analyze society's view of beauty in groups after discussing several resources, including Dove's...
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Real Beauty

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Consider the theme of beauty with discussion about what makes person beautiful and the well-known short film put together by Dove skin care. Class members examine some of the images from the film and discuss the message of the film as...
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Cartoons for the Classroom: Doves, Flags, and Bombs

For Students 8th - 12th
In this current events instructional activity, students analyze a political cartoon about escalating tensions between the Koreas and respond to 3 talking point questions.
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Reader Response: Keith Gilyard and Mourning Dove

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students respond to Mourning Dove's Coyote Stories by discovering Native American storytelling. They create a traditional lodge and write their own stories.
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Calling the Doves

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Students read "Calling of the Doves" by Juan Felipe Herrera. As a class, they discuss the format of the book and compare it to other books they have read. Individually, they examine the biographical format and write their own family story.
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Picturing America: Images and Words of Hope from Romare Bearden and Langston Hughes

For Teachers 9th - 12th
A carefully crafted three-day instructional activity integrates poetry and visual art. By analyzing and comparing Langston Hughes' poem "Mother and Son" and Romare Bearden's collage "The Dove," readers explore the theme of hope. The...
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Fables

For Students 7th - 12th
Attempt to identify the moral or life lesson presented in several very short fables entitled "The Ant and the Chrysalis", "The Dove and the Ant", and "The Eagle and the Fox" before reviewing the definitions of fable, allegory, Aesop's...
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Flag Day Theme Paper

For Students 2nd - 3rd
In this Flag Day activity, learners use this colorful decorated writing paper for a story or essay about Flag Day. The paper has an American flag, stars, and a dove with a blue oval background.
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Vietnam - War support

For Teachers 9th - 12th
High schoolers discuss and fill out the tree chart assignment. They discuss Hawks vs. Doves in Vietnam War. Students are asked to classify themselves as a hawk or dove with regards to the current war in Iraq. They discuss how the war in...
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Hawks & Doves in 1812 Worksheet

For Students 6th - 8th
In this United States history worksheet, students utilize a word bank of 10 terms or phrases to answer 10 fill in the blank questions about the nation's history. A short answer question about Andrew Jackson is included.

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