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"Night Heat": A Mood Piece

Class members journal about a special place, combining sensory details with personal experiences to create a mood piece. After sharing their work in small groups, learners read “Night Heat,” by Mike Lewis. The subsequent discussion focuses on details Lewis uses to create the mood of the narrative. Lewis’s story is not included but can be easily accessed on the Internet. Suggestions for optional extension activities are included.

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CCSS: Adaptable
Resource Details

English Language Arts
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
2 hrs
Instructional Strategies
Collaborative Learning
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Common Core

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  • Night Heat: Story
  • Night Heat: Teacher Guide
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