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Middle School English Language Arts Lesson Plans, Activities, and Teacher Resources

ELA_Team
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Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 6:01pm
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  • English Language Arts
  • Middle School
Common Core
Range of activities based on the Titanic Includes information; images; and activities. Aligned with Common Core Standard: W.7.2, SL.8.6, W.8.2
My Favorite Resources
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Friday, July 15, 2016 - 1:33pm
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  • English Language Arts
  • Middle School
Students read and analyze background texts to expand and deepen their understanding of perspectives on issues. In this unit, students will learn and...
ELA_Team
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Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 6:01pm
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  • English Language Arts
  • Middle School
Students input their content vocabulary word and then analyze it through all six areas of Bloom's Taxonomy.
Denver Art Museum
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Friday, July 15, 2016 - 1:33pm
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Students will use Harry Fonseca’s painting Shuffle Off to Buffalo to explore what Fonseca meant by “living in both worlds” and how that applies to...
StoryCorps
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Tuesday, September 20, 2016 - 5:59pm
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The Great Thanksgiving Listen is a national education project that empowers high school students to create an oral history of the contemporary United...
StoryCorps
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Monday, September 26, 2016 - 3:36pm
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The weekly StoryCorps podcast dedicated an episode to highlights from the 2015 Great Thanksgiving Listen. This episode includes excerpts from...
StoryCorps
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Friday, September 23, 2016 - 9:48am
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Host of NPR’s Morning Edition, Steve Inskeep, gives advice on how to choose questions, sharpen up interviewing skills and what to do about silence.
Operation Respect
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Monday, October 24, 2016 - 3:13pm
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5, MS, HS
This activity helps participants explore a different point of view or perspective and have an opportunity to re-think their assumptions about a...
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Monday, July 9, 2018 - 8:28pm
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Middle School
Common Core
This lesson plan has given importance to vocabulary development and comprehension of content, along with an introductory activity.
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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...