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For Teachers 6th - 8th
Middle schoolers, in groups, brainstorm what they know about superheroes. They examine their powers and how they became a superhero. They read handouts and answer questions to test for comprehension.
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Round Robin Suspense

For Teachers 3rd - 6th
Learners, in groups, write suspense stories. At the end of a timed period, they pass the story to the next student to continue it. At the last writing session, the papers are returned to the originators and they share the stories with...
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Giving Second Graders the Write Skills

For Teachers 2nd
Second graders analyze the steps taken in writing a paragraph in the ten lessons of this unit. Writing for a particular purpose is developed as the conventional grammar skills utilized.
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Like the Back of My Hand

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Learners describe the back of their hands in detail using creative imagery to describe what they see.
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Effective Storytelling

For Teachers 7th - 8th
Students read an article and discuss it for comprehension. They practice storytelling.
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Using Children's Literature to Teach Writing: No, David!

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Learners review beginning, middle, and end of a story and how details add to a story.
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Map of Ship Trap Island

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Students read and take notes on Richard Connell's short story "The Most Dangerous Game", then in small groups, create a detailed map of the island as described in the story.
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Write On

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders write descriptive essays. In this descriptive writing lesson, 6th graders create a mobile using pictures and write a descriptive story. Students develop vocabulary. The lesson is part of a unit. 
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Using Details in Sentences

For Students 4th - 5th
In this writing skills worksheet, students practice writing details. Students complete several activities that help them use the details when writing a story.
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Tell Me All About It!

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Students discuss the importance of comprehension and the use of summarization. Through guided practice, they follow three rules in finding and highlighting important information, while crossing out information that is not needed. Using...
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Write A Poem About Yourself

For Teachers 3rd - 4th
Young scholars use Kidspiration computer software to construct a web about themselves. They then use the information they create in their web to make a formatted poem of their own.
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For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students practice observation skills by discussing physical attributes of family artifacts. They determine what characteristics of an object are considered important details.
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Peanut Butter and Details

For Teachers 3rd - 8th
Learners write the directions for making a peanut butter and jelly sandwich, using a lot of detail, and ask another student to follow the directions exactly and make the sandwich.
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What's in a Tree?

For Teachers 1st - 4th
Students discuss the types of items they might find in a tree, such as birds, fruit, or seeds. They draw trees on poster boards and then add details by cutting them out and gluing them to their trees.
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Turn of the Century Snapshot

For Teachers 4th - 8th
Students examine photos from the students of the 20th Century website. They record characteristics, details, and similarities and differences from their photograph on Inspiration software program.
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For Teachers 10th - 12th
Students read a scene from a given play. They act out the important details of the scene calling out for help from classmates as needed.