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  • English Language Arts
  • Middle School
Objectives: To learn how to select relevant details from an extract and present them in a relevant way To understand how texts present an impression...
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • 3-5, MS
New York DOE
This 32 page children's book, with 25 child-friendly photos, is an ideal introduction to the facts and themes surrounding the September 11, 2001...
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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
  • MS, HS
Common Core
An entire scheme of work designed to improve students' abilities to read between the lines, to explore beneath the surface - improving their analysis...
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Updated: 
2016
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  • English Language Arts
  • Middle School
Lesson PowerPoint and follow up homework that get the students to explore slogans in adverts and how effective they are. They can then come up with...
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Updated: 
2016
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  • English Language Arts
  • Middle School
A ppt. presentation and activities on bias and fact and opinion in newspapers.
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  • English Language Arts
  • Middle School
These are PowerPoints that I have tweaked to help introduce my students to the concept of close reading as it is defined by the CCLS.
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  • English Language Arts
  • Middle School
This is the packet that I use when I teach persuasion. The website contains all of the videos necessary and the guiding questions. This has been very...
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  • English Language Arts
  • Middle School
Informational text Explanatory writing
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
In this lesson plan, students are challenged to develop a persuasive message by writing, filming and editing a video relating world population at 7...