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6 Best Writing Lessons Ever

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K-1 Lessons of the Month
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Grades 2-5 Lessons of the Month
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Grades 6-8 Lesson of the Month
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Written by the son of a career officer, this book explores the branches of the Armed Services and speaks from the heart about the honor, privileges and sacrifices of military …

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Topics:Lesson of the MonthGrades 6-8Grade 8Grade 6Grade 7

Turkey is in trouble. Bad trouble. The kind of trouble where it's almost Thanksgiving . . . and you're the main course. After many hilarious attempts, Turkey comes up with …

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Topics:Grade 3Grade 4Grade 2Grade 5Lesson of the MonthGrades 2-5

In this ancient and often told legend, hungry travelers concoct a plan to convince the townspeople to share a small amount of their food in order to make a meal …

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Topics:Lesson of the MonthK-1Grades K-1

How do others perceive you? How is it that two people can look at the same thing, but see something entirely different? In this lesson students will listen to the …

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Topics:Lesson of the MonthGrades 6-8Grade 8Grade 6Grade 7

In this lesson students will listen to the story, Crankenstein by Samantha Berger. As they listen, they'll be thinking about how you know how someone feels by paying attention to the body …

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Topics:Grade 3Grade 4Grade 5Lesson of the MonthGrades 2-5

In this lesson, students will listen to the book, A Bad Case of Stripes by David Shannon and then decorate a face with a bad case of ...(their choice) and write a description …

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Topics:Grade 2Lesson of the MonthK-1Grades K-1

In this lesson students will recognize story proportions using the Simplified Narrative Diamond and create a "Stretched out Middle" using literature as a jumping off point. Lesson Format- PowerPoint Here …

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Topics:Lesson of the MonthK-1Grades K-1

In this lesson students will learn to identify the productive questions that author's use to generate specific elaborative detail and then use those questions to generate a segment of their own …

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Topics:Lesson of the MonthGrades 2-5

In this lesson students will learn to identify the productive questions that author's use to generate specific elaborative detail and then use those questions to generate a segment of their own …

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Topics:Grade 5Lesson of the MonthGrades 6-8Grade 8Grade 6Grade 7

Living and Non-Living Things K-1 Lesson Students will learn about the difference between living and non-living things. Using the story pattern from the book, students will recreate their own page …

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Topics:Lesson of the MonthGrades K-1