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Using QARs to Develop Comprehension and Reflective Reading Habits

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Grades 6 – 8
Lesson Plan Type Recurring Lesson
Estimated Time Three 40-minute sessions
Lesson Author

Heather Casey, Ph.D.

Heather Casey, Ph.D.

Lawrenceville, New Jersey

Publisher

International Reading Association

 

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LESSON PLANS

Grades   6 – 8  |  Lesson Plan  |  Unit

A Portrait of Our World: Making Connections and Developing Comprehension

Students engage in carousel walks, character analyses, global explorations, and genre studies while using valuable language arts strategies to build higher-level comprehension skills.

 

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CALENDAR ACTIVITIES

Grades   7 – 12  |  Calendar Activity  |  September 4

Richard Wright was born in 1908.

Students read an appropriate excerpt from Black Boy, discuss the incident in which Richard gets into trouble, and write found poems.

 

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PROFESSIONAL LIBRARY

Grades   6 – 12  |  Professional Library  |  Book

Classroom Strategies for Interactive Learning, 4th edition

This popular collection provides literacy skill-building strategies for helping students learn in all curricular areas.

 

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