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Documentaries Have a Focus and an Angle
6th - 12th CCSS: Designed
The third lesson in a series, this resource narrows in on two aspects of documentary films: focus and angle. After a brief explanation of the terms, class members view a student-made film and identify the topic, focus, and angle. They...
You Can't Tell it All!: Narrowing the Focus of Personal Narratives
3rd - 5th CCSS: Designed
Work on narrative skills by discovering how to be focused in writing. Upper graders will brainstorm the importance of focus in texts. They study transparencies of a narrative story from a 4th grade student. Then they study the focus of...
Focus and Concentration: Crash Course Study Skills #5
10 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Daydreamers and multi-taskers beware: some of your preconceived notions about work and attention are about to be proven wrong. A video about the importance of focusing on one task at a time—and the cognitive disadvantages of becoming...
Focus on Economic Data: US Employment and the Unemployment Rate, January 6, 2012
9th - 12th
Using January 2012 economic data, learners will review changes in employment and unemployment rates in the US. They'll determine which economic factors influenced these changes, and describe the impact unemployment has on various...
Language Focus: Simple Past Tense, Affirmative and Negative
3rd - 8th CCSS: Designed
Find out what people did or didn't do with a grammar worksheet, which focuses on the past tense of different verbs. After kids use a word bank to complete a paragraph, they use the words did and didn't in several exercises about...
Language Focus: Imperative Sentences, Future Progressive Tense
4th - 8th CCSS: Designed
Finish your homework! Kids work on imperative sentences with a grammar worksheet, which also focuses on future progressive tense (going to). After they use a word bank to write instructions for a person going on a trip, they fill in the...
Playing on Emotions: Focus on Political Ads Featuring Children
9th - 12th
Political ads are designed to play on viewers' emotions. The focus of this resource is on ads that feature children, either to establish the candidate as family friendly, or to create fear for children in the minds of viewers. Groups...
Evaluating Information: Focus on the 2008 Election
9th - 12th
Just how true is the information contained in political ads? Determining the veracity of campaign ads from the 2008 presidential race is the focus of a instructional activity that introduces class members to several fact-checking resources.
Conservation and capitalism: Focus on Primary Sources - Driving through time: The digital Blue Ridge Parkway
6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
“Is it possible to be both a conservationist and a capitalist?” The often conflicting values of these two groups are brought into sharp focus as students examine the battles that took place over the construction of the Blue Ridge...
Unit 5 Focus on Writing a Research Report - Improving Your Style with Conjunctions
4th - 5th
Focus on adding conjunctions to improve their writing style. They re-write a paragraph by joining pairs of sentences with proper conjunctions. They complete six sentences by adding new conjunctions and write a summary of a story telling...