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Developing Inferential Comprehension Through DL-TA and Discussion Webs
|Grades||3 – 5|
|Lesson Plan Type||Standard Lesson|
|Estimated Time||One 60-minute session|
Grades 5 – 12 | Calendar Activity |  December 1
Students make believe that the year is 1955 and they just heard about Parks' arrest. Students write newspaper editorials with their points of view on segregation.
Grades 7 – 12 | Calendar Activity |  August 17
Students read selected excerpts from Crockett's biography and consider whether present-day politicians follow Crockett's advice.