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.
Labor Day Lesson Plan: Unions Today
This lesson provides information on the contemporary role of the union and helps students to authentically understand the process of negotiations...
Lesson Plan: An Attack on Syria-What Would You Do?
This lesson introduces students to contemporary U.S.- International relations as well as provides a simulation to put students in the shoes of the...
Constitution Day Lesson Plan
This student-centered Constitution Day lesson creates opportunities for authentic understanding of the process of the creation of constitution-like...
Evidence-Based Arguments Part 5 of 5
  • English Language Arts
  • Middle School
Common Core
5 Argumentative Writing Exemplars Aligned with CCSS: RI.8.1, RI.8.2, RI.8.8, W.8.3 This resource is provided through EngageNY, using the Creative...
Step Two: The News and You
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Having chosen an issue for the project, students analyze two news articles about the issue. They apply the “5W + H” (Who, What, Where, When, Why, and...
Replacing Fear with Facts: Teaching Islam in the Classroom
​Muslim students throughout the United States have been forced to deal with the effects of hateful anti-Islamic rhetoric that has been increasing...
You're Not Elected Charlie Brown (election process)
Add some fun to your social studies curriculum with the PEANUTS classic, You’re Not Elected Charlie Brown ( now available on DVD). Use these...
The Greatest Sacrifice - Veterans Day Activities
A robust lesson plan designed to help students learn about Veterans Day and the issues facing veterans today. Includes videos, an interactive...
7 Ideas for Teaching Women's History Month
In commemoration of Women’s History Month, we present the following resource to help educators engage students in thinking broadly and critically...
How To Teach About The Holocaust
  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
Teaching about the Holocaust to middle or high school students can be a daunting task. How should you approach it? Where should you start? The United...