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Teacher Resources by Grade
|1st - 2nd||3rd - 4th|
|5th - 6th||7th - 8th|
|9th - 10th||11th - 12th|
Literature Circles: Getting Started
|Grades||3 – 5|
|Lesson Plan Type||Recurring Lesson|
|Estimated Time||Introduction: Ten 50-minute sessions; thereafter: 50 minutes per session|
Grades 6 – 10 | Lesson Plan | Standard Lesson
To prepare for literature circles featuring historical novels, students research the decades of the 1930s to the 1990s and share their information using Prezi, a web application for creating multimedia presentations.
Grades 5 – 12 | Calendar Activity |  April 11
Students read a book from one of Draper’s trilogies and then meet to discuss their book with students have read the other two books.