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126 resources with the keyterm essay

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Famous Quotes

For Students 2nd - 4th
In this famous quote worksheet, learners write about what they believe a famous quote may mean. This particular quote deals with the power that comes with chance. Students write a one-page essay.
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Famous Quotes: Seneca

For Students 2nd - 4th
In this famous quotes learning exercise, students read a famous quote by Seneca. They write about their interpretation of the quote. This particular quote deals with treating each day as a separate life. Students write a one-page...
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Martin and Janet

For Students 6th - 10th
In this reading comprehension activity, students read a short story and complete 3 short answer questions related to the story.
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Choosing a President - Writing an Essay

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Learners practice note taking while listening to a lecture on a particular US President. In this essay writing lesson, students research and take notes on a particular part of a president's life, they then write an essay that reflects...
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The Fall of the House of Usher by Edgar Allan Poe

For Teachers 10th - 12th
Pupils explore "The Fall of the House of Usher" by Edgar Allan Poe. In this literature lesson, students read the story and take notes. Pupils choose a literary element such as character, setting, or theme. Students write an essay about...
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Learning About Characters

For Teachers 10th - 12th
Young scholars explore characters as they read the novel The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald.  In this characterization instructional activity, students discuss the characters in the novel and write an essay.
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Essay on People and Their Experiences

For Teachers 10th - 12th
Learners explore "Sonny's Blues" by James Baldwin, "The Magic Barrel" by Bernard Malamud, and "Cathedral" by Raymond Carver. In this shorty story analysis lesson plan, students write down facts about each of the main characters from the...
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First Set of Essay Questions on The Hobbit

For Teachers 9th - 11th
Students read The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien and choose two essays to write about the first six chapters. In this reading comprehension activity, students read the first six chapters of the novel and use a worksheet to take notes as they...
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Gimme a Clue Worksheet

For Students 10th - 11th
In this domestic skills essay worksheet, students determine their understanding of key terms associated with domestic activities. They are challenged due to the fill in the blank format of the essay.
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Thesis Statement Exercises

For Teachers 8th - 10th
For this writing worksheet, students identify what a thesis statement is and how to write one from three different essay questions. They identify the three main points for each questions and then, give it a title.
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Korean War Short Story

For Teachers 10th - 12th
Students explore the culture of Korea using text that covers the Korean War. The literature is used in order to help students generate their own questions to be answered in small groups.
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Language Arts: Final Drafting

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students are able to revise their own essays for greater clarity and fluency, adding explanation where needed and cutting extraneous information where appropriate. They are able to compose an academic essay with a complete introduction,...
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See The World

For Teachers 6th - 10th
Students choose a country to visit as a tourist, write a fact sheet, answer specific questions, and create a brochure or travelogue of their country.
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Call Me

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Students write essays to persuade their families to use a particular long-distance phone plan. They compare a 10-10 plan to a regular long-distance plan.
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Information Reports

For Teachers 7th - 9th
Students practice essay skills. In this essay skills lesson, students select an essay subject and take notes for their topic. Students create a web for their essays. Students organize, write, revise, and publish their essays.
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Truly Amazing Mammals

For Teachers 2nd - 6th
Explore the world of amazing mammals with your kids with special needs. Each child identifies one mammal from a previous lesson and writes a short paragraph on that mammal. This lesson states that it is intended for all levels, but not...
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Do Some Research: The Black Hills

For Students 3rd - 5th
Which state (or states) are the Black Hills located in? Budding researchers will find the answer, write a short paragraph detailing any additions, relevant information, and illustrate their short report. 
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Do Some Research: Columbia River

For Students 4th - 6th
Do you know which river runs from British Columbia into Washington and Oregon? Beginning researchers will find the answer, write a short paragraph describing any additional, related facts, and illustrate their short report. 
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Do Some Research

For Students 3rd - 5th
Designed to provide learners with a quick research opportunity, this worksheet provides the following prompt, "What does the word chloro mean?" Learners are supposed to find the answer, write a short paragraph detailing their answer, and...
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Do Some Research: The Northwest

For Students 3rd - 5th
Designed to provide learners with a quick research opportunity, this worksheet provides the following prompt, "Seattle, Washington, is located in which part of the United States?" Learners are supposed to find the answer, write a short...
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Do Some Research: Cheetah

For Students 3rd - 5th
Designed to provide learners with a quick research opportunity, this worksheet focuses on the fasted land animal: the cheetah. Learners are supposed to find the answer, write a short paragraph detailing their answer, and illustrate their...
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Do Some Research: Reflection

For Students 3rd - 5th
Designed to provide learners with a quick research opportunity, this learning exercise focuses on the idea of reflection. Learners are supposed to find the answer, write a short paragraph detailing their answer, and illustrate their...
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Do Some Research: Fungi

For Students 3rd - 5th
Designed to provide learners with a quick research opportunity, this learning exercise focuses on different forms of fungi. Learners are supposed to find the answer, write a short paragraph detailing their answer, and illustrate their...
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Do Some Research: Cactus

For Students 3rd - 5th
Designed to provide learners with a quick research opportunity, this activity focuses on the cactus plant. Learners are supposed to find the answer, write a short paragraph detailing their answer, and illustrate their written passage.