Students research information about Christmas, Chanukah and Kwanzaa using Yahoo Internet directory. They gain an appreciation of the history, customs, and similarities/differences of the three holidays.
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Intelligence in the Internet Age
Does technology affect our intelligence? Stefanie Olsen's article, "Intelligence in the Internet Age," and the thought provoking reading comprehension questions that follow, are sure to generate a lively discussion.
11th - Higher Ed English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Sonnet Project 2014: Analysis and Research
Conclude your study of sonnets with a research project that asks individuals to select a sonnet by one of the poets listed in the packet, and complete 10 different assignments based on the selected poem. All work, along with the provided...
11th - Higher Ed English Language Arts
On This Day in History
Students research the Internet to learn historical events that share their birthday. For this birthday research lesson, students use the given websites to research important events that share their birthday date. Students create a poster...
7th - Higher Ed English Language Arts
Analyzing the Internet for English Learners
English language learners explore the Internet! First, they discuss common Internet vocabulary such as homepage, results, images, etc. Then, they complete a scavenger hunt where they visit Google, Yahoo, and MSN webpages and explore...
3rd - Higher Ed English Language Arts
The Modernist Struggle: Allusions, Images, and Emotions in T.S. Eliot’s Prufrock
"Hey, Al. Change your part and get on with your life." After a series of close reading activities that focus on modernist elements in T.S. Eliot's "The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock," individuals are asked to adopt the point of view of...
11th - Higher Ed English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
Skipping Christmas Book Quiz
In this fiction books worksheet, students complete seven multiple choice questions about the book, "Skipping Christmas." These questions contain concepts such as choosing the correct author, who published the book, when it was on the New...
6th - Higher Ed English Language Arts
Inform Yourself - Inform Others!
Emerging public speakers research and present information in the form of a persuasive speech on a contemporary issue of interest. They discuss types of speeches and their organization before they delve into any research. They then...
10th - Higher Ed English Language Arts