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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...
Sight Word Lists and Activities
Pre-K - 3rd CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewScholars examine newspaper articles and highlight two sight words to discover which appears more frequently. They then glue sight words onto paper to make flashcards before composing, writing, and creating picture representations of...
Folklore and Fairytales: A Guide to Using Traditional Tales and Reimagined Classics
K - 8th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewEvery culture has its own stories to tell. An interesting educator's guide shares a large collection of fairytales and folktales, some from different cultures and some re-creations of classics. A summary and brief teaching ideas...
The Snow Queen Study Guide
K - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewYour students may be more familiar with Disney's Frozen than its source material, "The Snow Queen" by Hans Christian Andersen, but after a theater lesson on the story's characters, author, and adaptation to the stage, they'll understand...
Word Recognition Strategies Using Nursery Rhymes
K - 2nd CCSS: Designed
New ReviewAs a class, scholars read the poems, Humpty Dumpty, Peter, Peter, Pumpkin Eater, and Jack and Jill, in order to identify words with the same ending sound. Using their rhyming skills, learners brainstorm additional words from word...
Selling "Boy" and "Girl"
Pre-K - 4th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewMonster trucks, action figures, and video games. Are these toys designed for boys or girls? Scholars work in small groups to find and categorize examples of boy and girl toys from catalogs. Next, learners analyze the two sets of pictures...
Unit 2: Life in Plains, GA
2nd - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewWhat effect does a president's childhood have on his policies? Classes consider the question as they examine evidence from Jimmy Carter's childhood experiences with segregation in the second of a 19-part The President's Travels series....
Kindergarten: Exploring the Concept of “Leadership”
Pre-K - K CCSS: Adaptable
Kindergartners aren't too little to be leaders! Teach them about the qualities and responsibilities of all types of leaders, including political figures, community leaders, and family members, with an engaging lesson for young citizens.