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  • English Language Arts
  • Middle School
Common Core
5 Argumentative Writing Exemplars Aligned with CCSS: RI.8.1, RI.8.2, RI.8.8, W.8.3 This resource is provided through EngageNY, using the Creative...
  • English Language Arts
  • Middle School
Common Core
"Learning the skills and habits of mind associated with argumentation – how to conceive and communicate “arguments to support claims,using valid...
  • English Language Arts
  • Middle School
Common Core
Selecting details, anayzing details, connecting details and making a claim. Aligned to CCSS: RI.8.1, RI.8.2, RI.8.8, W.8.3 This resource is provided...
  • English Language Arts
  • Middle School
Common Core
Reading Closely for Details Aligned with CCSS: RI.8.1, RI.8.2, RI.8.8, W.8.3 This resource is provided through EngageNY, using the Creative Commons...
  • English Language Arts
  • Middle School
Common Core
Argument Checklists Aligned with CCSS: RI.8.1, RI.8.2, RI.8.8, W.8.3 This resource is provide through EngageNY, using the Creative Commons license:...
  • English Language Arts
  • Middle School
Common Core
Students will apply their knowledge about a hero’s journey and the elements of mythology to create their own hero’s journey stories. Students will...
  • English Language Arts
  • Middle School
Common Core
A study of how an author develops point of view and how an author’s perspective, based on culture, is evident in writing. Students will read Lawrence...
Common Core
Students read the novel Frightful’s Mountain by Jean Craighead George. They also will read informational texts and watch videos to gather evidence...
  • English Language Arts
  • Middle School
Common Core
This unit develops students' abilities to read closely for textual details and compare authors' perspectives through an examination of a series of...
  • Math
  • Middle School
Common Core
Use numbers expressed in the form of a single digit times an integer power of 10 to estimate very large or very small quantities, and to express how...