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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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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 MonthGrade 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

The Memory Box - Friendships Made This is a great end of the year lesson to replace some of the activities like signing yearbooks. Using a vivid verb, students will …

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Topics:Lesson of the MonthGrades 6-8

Students will identify with emotions they feel at different times in their lives. Then they will brainstorm how to make negative emotions change to positive ones. Supporting Resource: Narrative Comprehensive …

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Topics:Lesson of the MonthGrades 2-5

In this lesson, students will do a little research about some of their favorite bugs. The lesson includes an embedded book video, plus several videos about bugs. It also includes …

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Topics:Lesson of the MonthGrades K-1

In this lesson, students will do a little research about some of their favorite bugs! The lesson includes an embedded video about bugs as well as links to websites for …

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Topics:Lesson of the MonthGrades 2-5

This month, connect on a meaningful level with your students as they spend their days and weeks at home. Through the song “Be A LIght” students will make connections to …

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Topics:Lesson of the MonthGrades 6-8

When we teach young writers to be precise and thoughtful in their choice of words, we are doing so much more than improving their test scores, although that will be a …

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Topics:Lesson of the MonthGrades 6-8