We found 1,172 resources with the concept compare and contrast
Writing About Literature: Comparing and Contrasting Characters in Heidi
5th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewScholars read excerpts from the story, Heidi, in a three-part assessment that focuses on comparing and contrasting characters. Each part contains three tasks that challenge learners to discuss, answer comprehension questions,...
Practice Test English Language Arts: Grade 8
8th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewAs teachers, it is our job to encourage learners to stand up for what they believe in and help them learn lessons from life's events. A set of practice questions designed for the ELA MCAS assessment features passages that teach positive...
Chief Executives Compared: The Federalist Papers
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewDelve into the responsibilities of the president by looking at President Hamilton's opinion of the presidential office in his own words. The second in a three-part series, the resource also offers an interesting compare-and-contrast...
Activities from the Society for the History of Psychology Website
9th - 12th
New ReviewThe Society for the History of Psychology provides a list of teaching activities designed to acquaint learners with the various fields of psychology and introduce them to prominent psychologists. Details for several of the activities are...
Automobile Mileage: Comparing and Contrasting—Least Squares Regression
9th - 12th
It's always good to see things from different points of view. Learners review their work from the previous lessons on automobile mileage. They compare and contrast the results for each of the three different independent variables used in...
Discovering Properties of Parabolas by Comparing and Contrasting Parabolic Equations
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Here's a lesson with a laser focus on parabolas. Pupils learn how to derive the equation of a parabola given the equation of the directrix and the coordinates of the focus. Using a reference sheet, learners work in groups to derive the...
Writing About Literature Shakespeare and Plutarch
9th - 10th CCSS: Designed
The Oscar for the Best Adapted Screenplay acknowledges a writer's excellence in adapting material found in another source. What do your class members know about adapted resources? Find out with an assessment that asks readers to compare...
Describing Distributions Using the Mean and MAD II
6th CCSS: Designed
The 11th lesson in the series of 22 is similar to the preceding lesson, but requires scholars to compare distributions using the mean and mean absolute deviation. Pupils use the information to make a determination on which data set is...
Compare and Contrast deciduous and evergreen tree leaves to aid in tree identification
K - 2nd CCSS: Adaptable
Boost observational skills and get to know the difference between deciduous, coniferous, and evergreen trees with a lesson that challenges scholars to compare, contrast, identify, sort, and draw their findings.
Writing: 11-12th Grade ELA Common Core
11th - 12th
Whether or not your school has adopted the Common Core standards, your juniors and seniors will find much to like in this collection of argumentative, informative, and narrative writing resources designed specifically for the Common Core. Take a look at the attached notes for each resource to find the aligned Common Core Standards addressed by the resource.
That’s Amazing!: Extra Support Lessons (Theme 3)
4th CCSS: Adaptable
Follow a teach, practice, and apply routine to provide extra support with a themed unit created by Houghton Mifflin. Topics include compound words, noting details, action verbs, suffixes, compare, and contrast, verbs, fantasy, realism,...
We the People Focusing on Details: Compare and Contrast
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Even the most inspiring documents in American history had to go through a few drafts before they were ready for publication. Reinforce the importance of the writing process, as well as the collaborative nature of democracy, with an...