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.
I am a Changemaker!
Ashoka 
Updated: 
2020
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5, MS
Maryland DOE
What does it mean to be a changemaker? Young people will reflect on the skills and attributes needed to be a changemaker and hear inspirational...
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...
Using the movie A Wrinkle in Time as a portal to the text, A Wrinkle in Time
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
New York DOE
This choice board, and subsequent links to other resources, provides a means to entice screen savvy students into some seriously engaging tasks that...
Use CNN10 for Daily Writing About Current Events
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New Jersey DOE
CNN10 is a great resource for teaching about current events. It's a 10 minute, daily video produced by CNN, and the target audience is middle and...
Writing Commentaries: Learning From Examples of Powerful Commentaries
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  • English Language Arts
  • MS, HS
New York DOE
How can students begin to change the world with their writing? By composing specific and sophisticated commentary, that’s how! This lesson serves as...
Chronicles of Courage: Night Witches
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Standards aligned
As millions of German troops invade the Soviet Union during World War II, Soviet leader Joseph Stalin authorizes women to form the first female...
Quiz A: RI.8.8
Wisewire 
Updated: 
2018
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  • English Language Arts
  • Middle School
District of Columbia DOE
In this quiz, students assess their understanding of standard RI.8.8. Students answer five multiple choice questions that test their ability to...
Grade 8 Playlist: Delineating and Evaluating an Argument
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  • English Language Arts
  • Middle School
District of Columbia DOE
When making an argument, an author supports the position he or she take on an issue by making claims. In turn, these claims must be supported with...
Grade 8 Playlist: Delineating and Evaluating an Argument
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  • English Language Arts
  • Middle School
District of Columbia DOE
When making an argument, an author supports the position he or she take on an issue by making claims. In turn, these claims must be supported with...
HOLOCAUST REMEMBRANCE: "6,000,000" as a Poem, with Lesson Plan
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New York DOE
Hank Fellows is an ASCAP Award-winning songwriter whose patriotic and inspirational songs have been performed across America. In 2006, Hank wrote his...