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Learn All Year Long

Kids and teens should read and write even when they are out of school. Why is this so important?

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Beat the summer heat with engaging activities from ReadWriteThink.org.

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Bio-Graph: Graphing Life Events

 

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Bio-Graph: Graphing Life Events

Grades 9 – 12
Activity Time Four one-hour sessions—two at home and two with the group
Activity Author

Susan Spangler

Susan Spangler

Fredonia, New York

 
Publisher National Council of Teachers of English
 

Activities & Projects

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Activities & Projects

Grades   3 – 5  |  Activity & Project

Creating Family Timelines

Children can interview family members and make an illustrated timeline of the most important family events and memories.

 

Grades   9 – 12  |  Activity & Project

The Year I Was Born: An Autobiography Project

Invite teens to tap relatives, family friends, and community members so they can create biographies of their own births or other significant life events!

 

Grades   9 – 12  |  Activity & Project

Soundtrack for My Life

In this project, teens create autobiographies, adding music selections to their life stories.

 

Grades   9 – 12  |  Activity & Project

Recording Family Stories

Teens can take part in the process of building family histories by recording the stories, or memoirs, of family members.

 

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Tips & How-To's

Grades   6 – 12  |  Tip & How-To

Helping a Teen Plan and Conduct an Interview

Interviewing family members or friends can be a valuable way for teens to learn about themselves and their families.

 

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