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Students begin with a “fill in the blank” warm-up that reviews the main ideas from the first lesson. During the launch, students participate in a...
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This document was used after a reading and discussion of the plot in the short story. We spent two days reading and analyzing the plot through guided...
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  • English Language Arts
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This lesson begins with a warm-up that engages students with present day scenarios that are provocative or unfair, but were common place in ancient...
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Photographs can sometimes capture important moments in American history. Activities will help students: analyze the time period of a photograph to...
ELA_Team
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2016
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  • English Language Arts
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An excerpt of a film review displaying excellent creative writing and application of several devices
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  • English Language Arts
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This is a full lesson PP with resources that is ready to teach. It is one of a series that I have uploaded so it can be taught in sequence or you can...
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2016
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  • English Language Arts
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Lesson focuses on test prep for the ELA state exam. The lesson is formatted to pinpoint key ideas that will help students succeed. Aligned with...
Teaching Tolerance
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2016
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This lesson was designed to help students to define and identify instances of racial profiling. Students will also be prompted to explain why racial...
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  • English Language Arts
  • Middle School
This lesson begins by helping students understand the connections between poverty and unemployment. Students participate in a game of musical chairs...
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  • English Language Arts
  • Middle School
This lesson is a series of short independent activities paired with cooperative work with a small group or partner. At the close of the lesson,...