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Boys Read: Considering Courage in Novels

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Boys Read: Considering Courage in Novels

Grades 6 – 8
Lesson Plan Type Unit
Estimated Time Eight 45- to 60-minute sessions
Lesson Author

Helen Hoffner, Ed.D.

Helen Hoffner, Ed.D.

Ridley Park, Pennsylvania

Publisher

International Reading Association

 

Lesson Plans

Student Interactives

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LESSON PLANS

Grades   6 – 8  |  Lesson Plan  |  Recurring Lesson

Girls Read: Online Literature Circles

In this lesson designed especially for girls, students read a work of realistic fiction and get to know strong female protagonists through online literary circles and writing activities.

 

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STUDENT INTERACTIVES

Grades   3 – 12  |  Student Interactive  |  Organizing & Summarizing

Persuasion Map

The Persuasion Map is an interactive graphic organizer that enables students to map out their arguments for a persuasive essay or debate.

 

Grades   3 – 12  |  Student Interactive  |  Organizing & Summarizing

Graphic Map

The Graphic Map assists teachers and students in reading and writing activities by charting the high and low points related to a particular item or group of items, such as events during a day or chapters in a book.

 

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CALENDAR ACTIVITIES

Grades   K – 12  |  Calendar Activity  |  May 1

May is Get Caught Reading Month!

Students celebrate Get Caught Reading Month by doing a reading-related service project such as planning an intergenerational reading day or organizing a book drive.

 

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PODCAST EPISODES

Grades   K – 5  |  Podcast Episode

Guys Read

Get the guy in your life excited about books with these great suggestions for boy readers.

 

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