Sixth graders explore notetaking procedures. For this study skills lesson, 6th graders use text organizers to categorize information. Students select textbook sections and write headings, subheadings, and summary phrases for each section.
6th English Language Arts 3 Views 12 Downloads
If you're interested in implementing Socratic seminars into your classroom, then you definitely don't want to miss this fantastic resource. Here you'll find an outline of the basic seminar procedure, differentiation strategies, student...
6th - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
What is Nature Deficit Disorder?
Have your classes heard of nature deficit disorder? Help them find out more with notetaking activities based on Richard Louv's book Last Child in the Woods. The notetaking pages are included and can be put together at the end to form a...
6th - 8th English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
Nature Deficit Disorder and Urbanization
What is urbanization and green urbanism? What are the benefits of green spaces? Learners can find out by reading informational texts and taking Cornell notes as a class and then individually. Included here are several graphic organizers,...
6th - 8th Science CCSS: Designed
Using a "Before Reading" Organizer with Informational Text
Lead your students in creating a graphic organizer that uses the titles and subtitles of an informational text. Your class should recognize and use features of narrative and informational text before connecting and remembering the main...
6th English Language Arts
Solar System Learning Activities
Replete with background information and handy links, what you'll find here is a wide scope of activities and resources to support study of our solar system. You could build an effective, cross-curricular study out of the pieces you'll...
5th - 6th English Language Arts
How to Cite Online Resources and Complete Bibliographic Citations
Have your young researchers write a paragraph essay after completing research using an online virtual library. They demonstrate how to write bibliographic citations for online encyclopedias, online magazines, and print resources. They...
6th - 7th English Language Arts