Reading Standards for Informational Text Lesson Plan Templates in Middle School English Language Arts

Find free Middle School English Language Arts Lesson Plan Templates on Reading Standards for Informational Text.
Objective Statements vs. Subjective Statements
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Pre-K, K-2, 3-5, MS, HS
This is a lesson presentation on Objective Statements vs. Subjective Statements which was created for special needs students (below grade level...
Sequencing of Events (modified worksheet)
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  • Reading Standards for Informational Text
  • Middle School
Given two (2) informational texts; the students will sequence events from a text to answer a question by numbering the events from 1-4 and answering...
Making of a Scientist (Richard Feynman)
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  • Reading Standards for Informational Text
  • 3-5, MS
Common Core
“The Making of a Scientist” exemplar asks students to read a memoir closely, focusing their reading through a series of questions about the text...
“Farewell to Manzanar” and “Unbroken”
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Middle School
Common Core
This exemplar allows students to view history through 2 historical texts & answer text-dependent questions to develop deep conceptual...
Words We Live By: Annotated Guide to Constitution
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Middle School
Common Core
This exemplar allows for an in-depth look at three of the most highly charged words in the Constitution and offers a brief history of how the phrase...
Fredrick Douglass Autobiography
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Middle School
Common Core
This exemplar explores an emotionally charged autobiographical piece by Fredrick Douglass. Students will need to consider the emotional context of...
The Peloponnesian War Day 1 (of 3)
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This lesson uses a combination of guided notes, primary source excerpts and a perspective writing activity to teach the first part of the...
Persian War Day 2 (of 3) Course of the Persian War
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Middle School
This lesson fits into the overall Greek unit by providing high quality primary and secondary sources for discovery. Students will engage with text in...
"We Didn't Start the Fire" Activity
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  • Key Ideas and Details
  • Middle School
1. Talk to the students about what they know from history in 1949-1989 2. Introduce Billy Joel's "We didn't start the fire" & have them jot down...
Rules to Live By
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Common Core
Students use their research to write an essay to inform about one important “rule to live by” supported with facts, definitions, concrete details,...