The Extra Place Lesson
Students take up the challenge of deciding what to do when confronted by a difficult and awkward situation. They read the story and highlight sentences or phrases that have particular meaning to them and think about and discuss a question the text raises that has no easy answers.
Analyzing an Argument
Using TED Talks and Non-Print Texts to Address Reading and Speaking and Listening Standards
Text Structure: Features and Organization
Mark Twain: "The Glorious Whitewasher"
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Understanding Shakespeare - "Blow, Blow, Thou Winter Wind"
The Glorious Whitewasher
Inferring About Characters Based on How They Respond to Challenges (Chapter 3: "Las Papayas/Papayas")
Understanding Informational Text Features
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