Middle School – Reading

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Oct'14

Exploring Genres of Fiction #1

#1 – What’s a Mystery Novel? First of all, there has to be a detective who is set apart from …

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12

Nov'13

Efficient Classtime

Practical ways to manage class time and help students stay on task. Adapt for your classroom.

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Aug'13

Talking and Writing About Texts

Talking and Writing about Text Preparing to Talk LITERARY ILLUMINATIONS*: Locate a few special sections of the reading that the …

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Jul'12

Non-Fiction Picture Books for Common Core

Picture Books and Common Core A significant component of the new Common Core Standards is the reading non-fiction informational texts …

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Jun'12

Science Teacher Adapts Roseboro Book

Brooke, a student teacher in Middle School Science class finds useful strategies she adapts for use with  students 7th grade …

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Oct'11

YA Science Fiction Novel about Skateboarding

Mark Mattison’s novel may be just what you’re looking for to recommend to your sci-fi buffs who may want to …

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Oct'11

Literary Devices – A Handout with Definitions

Writers use various strategies to create suspense or to provide background information to round out the characterization or to increase …

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Oct'11

JEOPARDY – literary-terms -2010 (in PPT)

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Oct'11

I, Juan de Pareja, Exploring Art

Interdisciplinary Teaching What are you teaching next? Now is a fine time to plan an inter-disciplinary unit in which you …

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Oct'11

A Day No Pigs Would Die

Young Adult Novel A Day No Pigs Would Die Vocabulary with Academic Words Included A Day No Pigs Would Die …

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