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Let your students direct the action!

October 3rd, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Language Arts

  The Movie is Coming—Now What? Students select scenes from a literary text and put a cinematic spin on them: http://t.co/easecg2VRo — ReadWriteThink.org (@RWTnow) September 26, 2014 This lesson plan (grades 6-8) helps students explore a book as they wait for the movie!

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What’s in a name?

October 3rd, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Language Arts

Nina loves to name things is an interactive site from Scholastic that would be perfect for young children.  Help Nina sort items- if you are successful, the item stays in the box- if not, it bounces out!  Nice for a white board.  Special thanks to Katie Llera for sharing!

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Banned Book week (9/21-17)

September 18th, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Language Arts

How are you celebrating? ReadWriteThink.org ‏@RWTnow  22m Are you ready for Banned Books Week (Sept 21-27)? Find lesson plans and more from ReadWriteThink » http://ow.ly/BbD1V  Follow the link in this tweet for lesson plans for grades 7-12- From ReadWriteThink.

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This frog doesn’t eat flies!

September 13th, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Language Arts

Word Frog is a nice site for younger children learning antonyms, synonyms, and homonyms.  You need to match the word on the frog to the correct fly.  As  post from TeachersFirst (please click here) mentions, students do need to be able to read. Or perhaps this could be a SMART Board activity or done in […]

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