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Grades   4 – 8  |  Lesson Plan

Beyond History Books: Researching With Twin Texts and Technology

Students in grades 4–8 activate prior knowledge and research information about a historic event through fiction and nonfiction literature and exploration of relevant websites.

 

Grades   K – 2  |  Lesson Plan

Going on a Shape Hunt: Integrating Math and Literacy

Students participate in a scavenger hunt for shapes; reading, writing, and discussion of shapes encourage literacy and math skills.

 

Grades   7 – 12  |  Lesson Plan

Playlist for Holden: Character Analysis With Music and Lyrics

Students compile a playlist of 10 songs representing a literary character and explain their choices based on the book’s dialogue, plot, conflict, and resolution.

 

Grades   K – 2  |  Lesson Plan

Collaborative Stories 1: Prewriting and Drafting

Students hone their teamwork skills and play off each other's writing strengths as they participate in prewriting activities for a story to be written collaboratively by the whole class.

 

Grades   9 – 12  |  Lesson Plan

Analyzing the Stylistic Choices of Political Cartoonists

Students explore and analyze the techniques that political (or editorial) cartoonists use and draw conclusions about why the cartoonists choose those techniques to communicate their messages.

 

Grades   3 – 5  |  Lesson Plan

Learning to Learn with Miss Alaineus: A Vocabulary Disaster

Modeled on the activities in Miss Alaineus: A Vocabulary Disaster, a picture book, students combine vocabulary exploration with word play by planning their own vocabulary parade.