Meaty Words

Headlines from newspapers launch a discussion of image-rich, meaty words. Just as headline writers choose vivid vocabulary to attract readers, young writers develop headlines that capture the essence of a passage from a book they are reading. The focus here is on the words that create a compelling summary of a text.

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Resource Details

Grade
3rd - 8th
Subjects
English Language Arts
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Skills Practice
Year
2005
Usage Permissions
Fine Print: Educational Use