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Entries from March 4th, 2014

If books could talk

March 4th, 2014 · 1 Comment · Classroom, Content - Language Arts

. Well they can with ChatterPIX.  Photograph the book cover, prepare your script and go!  Here is a sample for Crow created by a talented Middle School student.  What would your book say?  

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In the top ten

March 4th, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Language Arts

Last week while I was in the middle school library, we were looking at the top books in circulation.  I wasn’t surprised to see the Hunger Game series on the top ten list.  Here is a lesson plan based on gender empowerment (and the Hunger Games) geared for grades 8-12.  For the complete TeachersFirst post, […]

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