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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
  • 3-5, MS, HS
Common Core
From Shiloh to Lassie and Old Yeller, young adult literature is full of stories about friendship between people and man’s best friend - dogs. People...
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Sandra Cisneros writes about working class Latino life in America and has won many awards for her writing. She is best known for her book, “The House...
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • 3-5, MS
The U.S. population is becoming more and more diverse, and the need to embrace the many cultures in our classrooms is more important than ever. When...
Core Knowledge
Updated: 
2018
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  • Social Studies
  • 3-5, MS
Common Core
In Medieval Europe , students investigate the barbarian invasions and end of the Roman Empire; the influence of the Roman Catholic Church; the life...
Listenwise
Updated: 
2018
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  • English Language Arts
  • 3-5, MS, HS
Common Core
The Giver is about a world without memory. This public radio story talks with author Lois Lowry and how she came up with the idea to write the book...
Listenwise
Updated: 
2018
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  • English Language Arts
  • MS, HS
Common Core
In F. Scott Fitzgerald’s 1925 novel The Great Gatsby James “Jimmy” Gatz becomes Jay Gatsby. Gatz creates a false identity for himself to enter the...
Students at a computer
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
In this lesson, students learn how to use multiple Google applications to create, plan and organize an event. They can use it to create fictional...
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Common Core
Pam Munoz Ryan’s novel “Esperanza Rising” tells the story of a family who leaves a life of privilege in Mexico for a migrant worker camp in...
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • 3-5, MS
The 90-minute lesson introduces year 6 pupils to the concept of style in writing. They learn some of the basic writing styles; narrative, descriptive...