A Year to Remember
Students reflect on the events, people and attitudes of 2001 and create posters focusing on political, economic and social topics of the past year. They look ahead to what they hope the next year bring.
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To Next Year's Student
Coming into a new classroom can be daunting. Ease the transition with this friendly letter template to your future learners. At the end of the year, current participants respond to five prompts in an outline format; all to give an inside...
K - 6th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
The Obama Years
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How Two Alabamians Remembered Slavery Years Later
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Introducing the 6 Traits to Students
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K - 8th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
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