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Grades   2 – 3  |  Lesson Plan

Using Web-Based Bookmarks to Conduct Internet Research

The important thing about this lesson is… that it connects literature and science. The Important Book by Margaret Wise Brown provides a model for original student poems about a content area topic. Web-based bookmarks guide students to appropriate sites on the topic, and a graphic organizer helps them focus their research.

 

Grades   9 – 12  |  Lesson Plan

Comparing a Literary Work to Its Film Interpretation

Students will really get into the swing of things as they analyze the text and film versions of Edgar Allan Poe's story, "The Pit and the Pendulum."

 

Grades   6 – 8  |  Lesson Plan

Scaffolding Methods for Research Paper Writing

In this lesson, students use a scaffold to help them compile information to write a solid research paper.

 

Grades   9 – 12  |  Lesson Plan

Put That on the List: Collaboratively Writing a Catalog Poem

Using the structure of a list poem, students combine creative expression with poetic techniques and language exploration in order to write group poems about what really matters in their lives.

 

Grades   3 – 5  |  Lesson Plan

Comics in the Classroom as an Introduction to Narrative Structure

This lesson uses comic strip frames to define plot and reinforce the structure that underlies a narrative. Students finish by writing their own original narratives.

 

Grades   9 – 12  |  Lesson Plan

Style: Defining and Exploring an Author's Stylistic Choices

Students find examples of specific stylistic devices in sample literary passages then search for additional examples and explore the reasons for the stylistic choices that the author has made.