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Grades 2 – 5 | Lesson Plan
Students use the Semantic Impressions and Possible Sentences strategies to write about Patricia Polacco's books Chicken Sunday and Rechenka's Egg, complete a character study, and write using a WebQuest.
Grades 1 – 2 | Lesson Plan
Students create acrostic poems using their names and the names of things that are important to them.
Grades 6 – 8 | Lesson Plan
Students read a poem by a Native American, explore Native American culture and then create a Website that explains words and phrases from the poem.
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