Sorting with Venn Diagrams
Students classify items and numbers on Venn Diagrams using computer applets. They find the similarities and differences in everyday objects.
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Things Fall Apart: Character Foils
Character foils in Chinua Achebe’s Things Fall Apart are the focus of an exercise that asks readers to use a Venn diagram to collect details from the novel that reveal the similarities and differences between Okonkwo and Unoka....
11th - Higher Ed English Language Arts
Using a Graphic Organizer to Critically Observe Televised News Broadcasts
Students compare two television news broadcasts. They discuss how to organize information when comparing two objects and read and discuss two books to create a Venn diagram to compare both books. After creating the diagram, they view...
Higher Ed English Language Arts
New Review Making Arguments
A strong writing resource, designed for high school or college-level writers, guides learners through crafting persuasive arguments. The packet not only provides examples of a variety of argumentative strategies, it gives pointers on how...
11th - Higher Ed English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Using Venn Diagrams To Compare And Contrast
Young scholars discover how to use a graphic organizer (Venn diagram) to visualize likeness and differences between two things. They use a graphic organizer to compare and contrast weather in two places and see how to organize data they...
2nd - Higher Ed Science CCSS: Designed
Comparing and Contrasting Heroes
Here is a language arts instructional activity that can be used with virtually any grade level. The only thing that changes is the reading level of the books. Learners compare and contrast different heroes and the characteristics they...
K - Higher Ed Visual & Performing Arts
Death in Poetry: A.E. Housman's "To an Athlete Dying Young" and Dylan Thomas' "Do Not Go Gentle into That Good Night"
Students analyze poems about death. In this poetry analysis lesson, students read poems from both Dylan Thomas and A.E. Housman and analyze them in groups for common poetic devices. Students present their analysis and complete a Venn...
10th - Higher Ed English Language Arts