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Grades 6 – 8 | Lesson Plan
Students set sail on an online Viking voyage, collaborating to research aspects of Viking culture and then applying their newfound knowledge as they navigate the interactive Viking Quest Game.
Grades 9 – 12 | Lesson Plan
Students analyze the Gwendolyn Brooks’ poem “We Real Cool” and then write about how the character’s pool hall days might influence who the character becomes fifty years in the future.
Grades 3 – 5 | Lesson Plan
Students learn about personification by reading and discussing poems and then brainstorm nouns and verbs to create personification in their own poems.
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