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Entries Tagged as 'Content – Language Arts'

RWT and Acrostic Poems

October 29th, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Language Arts

I love RWT. ReadWriteThink had got to be one of my favorite sites!  Not only do they have wonderful interactives- but then there are all the lesson plans ( divided by grade!).  Here’s one I just saw on Twitter- Use the Acrostic Poems interactive to celebrate the National Day on Writing with a poem http://ow.ly/ChYyM […]

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Word clouds from Docs!

October 28th, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Language Arts

I saw this last night on twitter and then then again this morning at Free Technology for Teachers.  There is now a word cloud creator that works straight from your Google Doc (it’s an Add In called Tag Cloud Generator).  You need at least 100 words and it is doesn’t have all the bells and […]

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Animals all around!

October 21st, 2014 · No Comments · comics, Comics, Content - Language Arts, Content - Science

Mrs. Read’s class has been working on a variety of animal research projects.  We used the information they had gathered ( along with Storyboardthat) to create these  3 panel comics.            

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50 Ways of Current Events

October 21st, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Language Arts, Content - Science, Content - Social Studies, Content- Cross Discipline

In this NY Learning Network post, you will uncover 50 ways to bring current affairs to your students.  In 50 Ways to Teach with Current Events, you will find games, skill builders, videos and more!

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