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Hunger Games Teaching Resources
Resources for teaching The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins.
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Hunger Games Lessons: Popular Books for Teens

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Popular books for teens. Click for a list of all books.
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Great suggestions for reading material for teens. These are the most popular choices in my classroom library. #1 this year was John Green's "The Fault in Our Stars." 

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Tracee Orman's curator insight, July 8, 2014 8:35 AM

These books are consistently checked out in my classroom library by both girls and boys. Click for more details and links.

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Free Mockingjay Hunger Games Acts of Goodness Challenge

Free Mockingjay Hunger Games Acts of Goodness Challenge | Hunger Games Teaching Resources | Scoop.it
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Mockingjay "Acts of Goodness" Free download - great, timely activity for practicing altruistic behavior. Katniss uses this technique at the end of the book (and movie) to cope with loss. Have students make their own lists and write or present on their findings.

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Hunger Games Lessons: Banned Books Week: If It's Forbidden, Kids Are Interested

Hunger Games Lessons: Banned Books Week: If It's Forbidden, Kids Are Interested | Hunger Games Teaching Resources | Scoop.it
Introduce banned books to your students #bannedbooksweek
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Talk to your students about Banned Books Week.

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The Hunger Games

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Glossary of terms used in The Hunger Games series via Scholastic.com 

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Mockingjay Part 2 – Teaser Trailer - YouTube

Join the Revolution. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2 is in theaters November 20th! #MockingjayPart2 #Unite www.TheHungerGames.Movie www.facebook.com/TheH...
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#MockingjayPart2 #Unite This trailer gave me chills. Excited, but sad.

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Hunger Games Lessons: "The Hanging Tree" is Not a Dance Song

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Why was "The Hanging Tree" song remixed as a dance track? New blog post by HungerGamesLessons (Tracee Orman) with Classroom Connections & Activity.
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How do you feel when you hear the "Rebel Remix" version of "The Hanging Tree" on the radio? Blog post points out the importance of the song throughout the book and classroom connections (discussion prompts & research activity) to use with your students.

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The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 – “The Hanging Tree” Official TV Spot

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1, Now Playing In Theaters. Buy Tickets Now! #Mockingjay #Mockingjay http://www.ThehungerGamesExplorer.com http://www.TheHungerGamesExclusive.com ...
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Do It Yourself (DIY) Inexpensive Christmas Ornaments

Do It Yourself (DIY) Inexpensive Christmas Ornaments | Hunger Games Teaching Resources | Scoop.it
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These ornaments are so easy to make and very inexpensive. You can use any picture you want (I like to use ones related to the book we happen to be reading at the time). Great to give your students before the holiday break! Directions are on the blog post.

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Hunger Games Lessons: Where Will Mockingjay: Part 1 End?

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Where will "Mockingjay: Part 1" End?
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Tracee Orman's curator insight, November 4, 2014 10:56 PM

Have a classroom discussion about where "Mockingjay: Part 1" will end. It will be a good refresher for your students discussing different plot points and analyzing the structure of the text.

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Hunger Games Lessons: Join the Mockingjay Literacy Revolution By Supporting #Books4Tributes

Hunger Games Lessons: Join the Mockingjay Literacy Revolution By Supporting #Books4Tributes | Hunger Games Teaching Resources | Scoop.it
Mockingjay Literacy Revolution to get more books into classrooms. DonorsChoose.org funding and #books4tributes
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Teachers/librarians can get free books for their classrooms! Click to read more about supporting the literacy revolution. #books4tributes

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Mockingjay Movie: Effie Trinket will take Fulvia Cardew's place (from Hunger Games Lessons)

Mockingjay Movie: Effie Trinket will take Fulvia Cardew's place (from Hunger Games Lessons) | Hunger Games Teaching Resources | Scoop.it
Mockingjay Movie Casting News: Effie will take Fulvia's place
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Five Ways to Use Memes to Connect With Students

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Using memes in the classroom: five engaging and creative ways to use memes with your students

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Using memes in the classroom: five engaging and creative ways to use memes with your students

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Divergent Movie Review (with Spoilers)

Divergent Movie Review (with Spoilers) | Hunger Games Teaching Resources | Scoop.it
Divergent movie review (contains spoilers)
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A look at the things I really hated and the things I liked about the Divergent movie. (Comparing the book with the movie - contains spoilers.)

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Hunger Games Lessons: Hunger Games Coloring Book Pages for Teens and Adults

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The Hunger Games coloring pages for all ages
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Adults and teens love to color, too! Here are some digital downloadable Hunger Games themed coloring pages. There are over 20 including quotes from the novel and artist depictions of the characters and the iconic mockingjay symbol.

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Hunger Games Lessons: Mockingjay Part 2 Giveaway for Teachers

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Mockingjay Part 2 movie release celebration giveaway for teachers
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Celebrating the final movie in The Hunger Games trilogy this week.

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Tracee Orman's curator insight, November 18, 2015 12:19 AM

Lots of teaching resources to give away! Items can be swapped out if you win and already own the resource.

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Hunger Games Lessons: An Ode to Suzanne Collins, Author of The Hunger Games Trilogy

Hunger Games Lessons: An Ode to Suzanne Collins, Author of The Hunger Games Trilogy | Hunger Games Teaching Resources | Scoop.it
An Ode to Author Suzanne Collins, The Hunger Games Trilogy
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A moment to thank Suzanne Collins for writing her phenomenal series and how it changed my thoughts on teaching.

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The Hunger Games: The Exhibition

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Follow Katniss Everdeen's inspirational journey, from her humble beginnings in District 12 to her emergence as the Mockingjay, with the immersive interactive #HungerGamesExhibition... Coming to Discovery Times Square in New York City on July 1, 2015 - Get tickets now!
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Free resources for teaching The Hunger Games - great for cross-curricular projects and lessons (especially for social studies and science teachers).

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Hunger Games Lessons: The Hunger Games Trilogy Novel Units Bundle

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The Hunger Games Trilogy Novel Units Bundle (The Hunger Games, Catching Fire, Mockingjay)
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All three teaching novel units for The Hunger Games trilogy in ONE digital download - at a huge discount. #TheHungerGames #CatchingFire #Mockingjay

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Hunger Games Lessons: Is Black Friday Shopping Really That Different from The Hunger Games?

Hunger Games Lessons: Is Black Friday Shopping Really That Different from The Hunger Games? | Hunger Games Teaching Resources | Scoop.it
How different is Black Friday shopping from The Hunger Games? A "Things that make me go hmmm..." post.
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Comparing "The Hunger Games" to Black Friday shoppers.

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Hunger Games Lessons: Things That Make Me Go Hmmm... District 12 Traditions & Giving Thanks

Hunger Games Lessons: Things That Make Me Go Hmmm... District 12 Traditions & Giving Thanks | Hunger Games Teaching Resources | Scoop.it
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Giving Thanks in Panem...a Hunger Games Classroom Connections post for teachers & students.

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Hunger Games Lessons: Mockingjay Part 1 Movie Review & Predictions for Part 2

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Review of The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 and Predictions for Mockingjay Part 2
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The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 - The top 8 scenes from the movie and top disappointments; PLUS lots of predictions for Mockingjay Part 2

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Hungry to Read | Teaching Tolerance

Hungry to Read | Teaching Tolerance | Hunger Games Teaching Resources | Scoop.it
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Anyone who works with young people has undoubtedly heard of The Hunger Games. Suzanne Collins’ blockbuster young adult trilogy is set in a futuristic dystopian state that has been subdivided into 12 districts. Once a year, each district must select two young people to participate in a televised fight to the death for the entertainment of those who live in the privileged capital city...

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Catching Fire in the New Year: The Hunger Games and Pop Culture as Teaching Tools - Ctrl+Alt+Teach

Catching Fire in the New Year: The Hunger Games and Pop Culture as Teaching Tools - Ctrl+Alt+Teach | Hunger Games Teaching Resources | Scoop.it
One of the most powerful ways an educator can assist students in learning is by creating student relevance. Previously, Ctrl+Alt+Teach has written about using The Hunger Games as a teaching tool via pop culture integration, which creates student relevance, one of the most powerful ways an educator can assist students learning. In this guest post by …
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First look at #Mockingjay Part I: images, article, & sneak peek at movie script

First look at #Mockingjay Part I: images, article, & sneak peek at movie script | Hunger Games Teaching Resources | Scoop.it
Synopsis - The worldwide phenomenon of The Hunger Games continues to set the world on fire with The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1, which finds Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) in District 13 after she literally shatters the games forever. Under the leadership of President Coin (Julianne Moore) and the advice of ...
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Ever Wonder What the Most Popular Adjectives in the Hunger Games Trilogy Are? We Ran the Numbers.

Ever Wonder What the Most Popular Adjectives in the Hunger Games Trilogy Are? We Ran the Numbers. | Hunger Games Teaching Resources | Scoop.it
This weekend, millions of preteens will flock to theaters to take in the Hunger Games sequel, Catching Fire, just as millions of preteens flocked to each of the five Twilight movies. For the most part, however, these will not be the same people. Of the tens of millions who identify...
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