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47 resources with the keyterm genres

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Facts and Opinions in a Variety of Genres

For Teachers 3rd Standards
Here is a lesson dedicated to helping learners understand the differences between facts and opinions. They examine the first page of several books from the class library to determine if the book is fact or opinion based. A Venn diagram...
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Different Genres In Literature

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders view different genres of literature and identify which genre is being presented to them. In this genres lesson plan, 3rd graders choose from fiction, non fiction, and a poem.
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Newspaper Writing in Various Genres

For Students 9th
In this newspaper writing in various genres worksheet, students create 8 newspaper articles in different genres (list provided), following the examples given, with grading rubric included.
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Genre Assessment

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Students research literature genres. In this genres lesson, students complete a genre assessment where they explain the clues in the text that help them identify the genre for the 11 pieces of literature.
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Modesto City Schools Library Lesson Plan: Genre Assessment

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Students identify the genre of literature passages. In this literary genre lesson, students study the characteristics of a variety of literary genres. They read eleven short passages and tell which genre they represent on the associated...
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Understanding Realistic Fiction

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Students write a story. In this genres lesson, students learn the meaning of realistic fiction and write a short story in that genre.
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Mental Math Blocks

For Teachers 4th - 5th
In this mathematics worksheet, students solve various types of problems in each of the squares. They use symbols to compare numbers. They also divide and multiply.
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Writing with Writers

For Teachers 1st - 12th
Students participate in Writing with Writer's, a step-by-step set of directions aimed at improving different genres of student writing. They identify the characteristics of different genres and follow a specified writing process to...
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Writing Using Different Genres

For Teachers 2nd
Second graders use different genres as models to write pieces to be included in a class anthology using presentational standards, correct layout, accuracy of punctuation and spelling as well as handwriting.
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Fiction Genres

For Teachers 5th
Fifth graders explore fiction genres. They examine the special features of fiction genres. Students examine various fiction books and determine the genre of each book. They study the genres of mystery, fantasy, science fiction and...
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Collaboration for the African American Calendar

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Young scholars cooperate and organize facts for group assignment using the collaboration board. They post one subject with their row number and month and also post appropriate information to be used in the calendar from the Wikipedia...
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Comparing and Contrasting Two Genres: Screwball Comedy and Film Noir with Reference to "Double Indemnity"

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students compare and contrast the narrative form of film with the artistic style. They also compare the screwball comedy genres with the film noir genre. They examine the historical roots of film.
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Defining Genre

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students define many terms related to film and genres. They examine examples of screwball comedy and apply the vocabulary terms to that genre. They discover how to "read" or analyze films they watch.
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Media Genres Unit

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students examine different types of media and genres in this unit. They identify the characteristics of each type of genre. They also examine their relationship with certain genres.
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Genre Jeopardy

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students play a Jeopardy game in which the questions are about different genres. They can use this activity as a review before a test.
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Genre Jeopardy

For Teachers 2nd - 4th
Students participate in a game-like format to identify characteristics of genres. They categorize stories into genres bases on story summaries after a class discussion of the characteristics.
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VH1 100 Greatest Women of Rock & Roll Lesson 6

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Students study vocal style and techniques in various genres. They critique vocal performances by completing critique charts.
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Computer Book Report

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders, after watching a demo by the teacher, fills in his own sample book report card on the computer. They also enter information into a database.
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Genre Book

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students present genres to the class.
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Biography

For Students 3rd - 4th
In this biography interactive activity, students learn about the genre of biography by reading 2 paragraphs. Students answer 7 questions about the text. This is an online interactive activity.
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Biography and Autobiography

For Teachers 1st - 2nd
For this biography and autobiography worksheet, students recognize a biography and an autobiography. Students then answer several questions about the differences between the genres.
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Viewing "It Happened One Night" To Identify Elements of the Screwball Comedy Genre

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students watch the film It Happened One Night. They discover the cultural and historical roots of the film industry. They view many different films from different time periods as well.
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Is It Fiction Or Non Fiction?

For Teachers 1st
First graders investigate how to distinguish between the genres of fiction and non fiction as found in book and electronic print format.