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How to Write an Apology Poem
3rd - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewPut a silly spin on making amends with an apology poem. Budding poets think of a time they were made to apologize although they didn't mean it. They then turn their experience into a poem that offers details and ends with an explanation...
Counting and Cardinality
Pre-K - 2nd CCSS: Adaptable
Counting and cardinality are key to building basic number sense in young mathematicians. Beginning with writing numbers to 10, the collection is organized so that each resource directly relates to, or builds upon, the previous one. Learners are able to count and write numbers all the way to 120 before learning how to skip count by 2s, 3s, 5s, and 10s. These skills all help build basic number sense in order to add and subtract. The collection includes helpful math tools, such as ten frames, hundred charts, and dot cards, that prove valuable in reinforcing these skills.
How to Create Book Spine Poetry
3rd - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewCan you create a poem without writing a word! With found poetry, you can! Practice one version of found poetry with a lesson on book spine poems. Learners create poems by stacking books and reading the lines created by their spine titles.
Tales of Hans Christian Andersen
K - 3rd CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewFairy tales seem like quick, fun children's stories, but asking compelling questions about characters, plot elements, and literary themes can transform them into rich and complex tales. Use a series of eight lessons on Hans Christian...
What “Machiavellian” Really Means
5 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewIs Niccolo Machiavelli's The Prince a directive to autocrats to rule by any means necessary, or a warning about the ways free citizens can be dominated by rulers? A short video suggests that Machiavelli's famous work might have been...
The Wicked Wit of Jane Austen
5 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewMore than 15 of Jane Austen's novels have been adapted into films. While viewers enjoy the lush sets, period costumes, and the depictions of eighteenth-century British gentry, what is often lost in these adaptations is Austen's satire. A...
The Chaotic Brilliance of Artist Jean-Michel Basquiat
5 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewIn 2017 a work by Jean-Michel Basquiat was actioned off for over 110 million dollars. So who is he and what makes his art so special? Find out with a short video that details his background, influences, and his process.