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  • English Language Arts
  • High School
This poem was written by Maya Angelou who was a survivor of the slave tradition. She compares herself with the caged bird that Sings
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NGSS
Humans depend on the living world for the resources and other benefits provided by biodiversity. But human activity is also having adverse impacts on...
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  • English Language Arts
  • Middle School
Common Core
This is an entire unit that follows: CCSS.RL.7.9 Compare and contrast a fictional portrayal of a time, place, or character and a historical account...
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  • English Language Arts
  • High School
Standards aligned
The guiding question for this lesson is as follows: How does Poe’s use of Figurative Technique, such as symbolism, personification, or Imagery...
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  • English Language Arts
  • High School
Standards aligned
This lesson is actually the next phase in scaffolding from my lesson on close reading and annotating the opening of Edgar Allan Poe's "Fall of the...
Shirley Barr
Updated: 
2017
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  • Career and Technical Education
  • High School
Students will design a QR code, from an Interactive Website step by step with photo and rubric.

Photograph by Brian L. Simpson

 

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  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5, MS, HS
While many educators understand the value of creating a culturally responsive classroom, for many teachers it difficult to imagine what a culturally...
A tortoise, student, Usain Bolt, and car running away from a lava flow

Credit: W Flemming

Science Friday
Updated: 
2018
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Standards aligned
Let’s imagine that you, a self-driving car, Bertie the World’s Fastest Tortoise, and Usain Bolt are all hanging out in the same town listening to...
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  • English Language Arts
  • High School
This is a lesson plan for High School English on the topic 'The Story Teller'. I would appreciate your feedback on the lesson plan.
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  • Science
  • High School
This is a comprehensive Biochemistry Unit Plan, intended for use in a high school Biology course. Lesson plans include: macromolecules (DNA, protein...