Common Core Aligned Resources for SL.8.6
Adapt speech to a variety of contexts and tasks, demonstrating command of formal English when indicated or appropriate. (See grade 8 Language standards 1 and 3 on page 53 for specific expectations.)
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Privacy and Digital Footprints: Top Secret
7th - 8th CCSS: Designed
Learners research child safety by participating in an on-line tutorial activity. In this digital privacy lesson, students read a role-playing scenario regarding two learners who make bad decisions about their on-line safety. Students...
Creating Oral Presentations Using Inspiration Software II
6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
Enhance the oral presentations in your middle school class with a technology activity. Pupils prepare a slide show to accompany their talk using Inspiration software in the second of two sessions on creating oral presentations.
Putting It All Together: From Awareness of Mood to Analysis of Tone
6th - 10th CCSS: Designed
Stephen Vincent Benet’s, “By the Waters of Babylon,” offers learners a chance to examine the difference between mood and tone. After a close reading of an excerpt from the short story, the class lists the diction and imagery that builds...