Reading Standards for Informational Text Texts/Publicationss in Middle School English Language Arts

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PATRIOT DAY - SEPTEMBER 11 - "SIRIUS, THE HERO DOG OF 9/11" - NON-FICTION
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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...
PROMOTING  RESPECT & EMPATHY: A Toolkit for Educators of All Grades
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5, MS, HS
Educate your students about respect and empathy! In the absence of empathy, differences have the potential to breed conflict. Members of the First...
The Essentials of Argument Writing: Claims, Reasons, Evidence, & Counterclaims
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  • English Language Arts
  • MS, HS
Common Core
This lesson from www.wisewire.com integrates high-quality original instruction with trusted textual, audio, visual, and multimedia resources to guide...
Robin Hood Middle School Unit
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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...
Lesson Plan: ESTABLISHING THE PRESIDENCY
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In this lesson plan on establishing the presidency: Students will discuss the challenges of being the first President of the United States. Students...
Can Words Lead to War?
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When we talk about the power of language, we often focus on how words can injure. In this inquiry, students look at the other side of that equation...
LESSON PLAN:  AMERICANS AT THE MOVIES, FEATURING CHARLIE CHAPLIN’S THE IMMIGRANT
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
In the first decades of the 20th century, Americans embraced a revolutionary new technology—motion pictures. This lesson, which features Charlie...
Lesson Plan: Empathy, Movies, and the Common Good, Part 2
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
What is historical empathy? How do movies personalize the political? In this lesson, through selected scenes from Steven Spielberg's film, "Lincoln...
Distinguishing Between Fact and Opinion
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
Florida DOE
In this lesson, students will distinguish between fact v opinion and explore how bias can influence one's writing.
Understanding the Listening-Reading Connection
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • 3-5, MS, HS
Learn how listening can promote literacy and access resources to help students build comprehension skills, academic vocabulary, and background...