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"Yesterday," "Today," and "Tomorrow"

Excite the music lovers in your language arts class Idea development and word choice are the main writing traits in this Six Traits instructional activity. Young writers examine the symbolism in "Yesterday” by the Beatles, “Today” by the Smashing Pumpkins, and “Tomorrow” from the Annie Soundtrack. They compare and contrast their experiences with the songs to those of a character in a novel they are reading.

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7th - 10th
English Language Arts
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