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How and Why We Read: Crash Course English Literature #1

In which John Green kicks off the Crash Course Literature mini series with a reasonable set of questions. Why do we read? What's the point of reading critica...

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GoogleLitTrips Reading List's curator insight, August 15, 2013 12:26 PM

I've scooped John Green's videos before. But, here's another good one. 

 

Well worth considering clicking the subscribe button.

 

 ~ http://www.GoogleLitTrips.com

 

 "Google Lit Trips" is the fictitious business name for GLT Global ED an educational nonprofit.

 

Sunflower Foundation's curator insight, August 15, 2013 5:57 PM

Excellent! Information presented in an informative, if somewhat frenetic method. Really gets into why reading matters in a most entertaining way. The original site is full of resources organised into grade appropriate categories. 

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Comment on 27 Tips For Effective Classroom Management by School Management

Comment on 27 Tips For Effective Classroom Management by School Management | Lesson Plans | Scoop.it
This is really good for school management. We have same short of site. you can visit it.

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Steal These Tools / Close Reading Exemplars

Close reading exemplars from teachers, for teachers


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Graphic Organizers for NF Reading

Printable resources for nonfiction reading


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Literature Circles for High School Reluctant Readers | Scholastic.com

Literature Circles for High School Reluctant Readers | Scholastic.com | Lesson Plans | Scoop.it
Use literature circles to get your reluctant readers excited about literature.

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Simple Rubrics for Common Core Speaking and Listening Standards | Teaching the Core

Simple Rubrics for Common Core Speaking and Listening Standards | Teaching the Core | Lesson Plans | Scoop.it
The CCSS Speaking and Listening standards are awesome for promoting better writing, reading, and engagement in your classroom -- here are some ways I grade them.

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Mary Reilley Clark's curator insight, January 30, 2013 12:09 PM

As always, Dave Stuart breaks down the CCSS in an engaging way, and even provides a rubric! 

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Tales of a 6th Grade Classroom: Integrating Tech: Debate and Persuasive Writing

#CCSS aligned debate and persuasive writing unit with Edmodo, Scholastic http://t.co/q7MckWbL #edtech #engchat #ccchat #educhat

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Vocabulary Strategy: Paint Chips

Vocabulary Strategy: Paint Chips | Lesson Plans | Scoop.it
A great strategy for building vocabulary for any student. Using paint chips, teachers provide students with a visual aid to better understand difficult vocabulary. Covers Common Core for the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words.

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Renee VanderMeer's curator insight, February 25, 2013 1:13 PM

Great for teaching nuances in meaning. 

debbie thomas's curator insight, March 24, 2013 7:26 PM

This is another way to think about word gradients.

Sayles Yourhistoryteacher's curator insight, July 30, 2014 2:30 PM

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Picturing America | EDSITEment

Picturing America | EDSITEment | Lesson Plans | Scoop.it
America's history through America's art.

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Mary Reilley Clark's curator insight, March 6, 2013 2:59 PM

Lots of digital literacy lessons here.  EDSITEment is working on the broken links as of 3/6/13.  

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Common Core: Reading, Understanding & Analyzing Complex Texts

Common Core: Reading, Understanding & Analyzing Complex Texts | Lesson Plans | Scoop.it
*ISTE Workshop: Transitioning to the Common Core with Google Apps - Join me! In my previous post "Common Core: What is a 'complex text' anyway?

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Mary Reilley Clark's curator insight, May 24, 2013 4:19 PM

The technology component is a critical part of the Common Core as well.  I'm glad to see how seamlessly it's integrated into these lessons.

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How to Teach Structured Academic Controversy

How to Teach Structured Academic Controversy | Lesson Plans | Scoop.it
Build skills in reading, analyzing, listening. Free resources and videos for Common Core close reading / discussion of 15 engaging questions. (RT @edteck: New post on how to teach thoughtful deliberation.

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Mary Reilley Clark's curator insight, June 28, 2013 12:33 PM

While the lessons on this site are geared to high school, they can easily be adapted for 8th grade, as they are aligned with US history topics.  

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40 Maps That Will Help You Make Sense of the World

40 Maps That Will Help You Make Sense of the World | Lesson Plans | Scoop.it
  If you're a visual learner like myself, then you know maps, charts and infographics can really help bring data and information to life. Maps can make a point resonate with readers and this c...
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Gone Google Story Builder

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Collaboration has gone Google. Create a story and then share your video.

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Denise Davies's curator insight, June 14, 2013 7:12 AM

Google Story Builder - another google tool for sharing

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Transforming Reluctant Readers

"They come into your library or classroom and they challenge you, they don't like reading. What can you do? Where do you look for ideas?What books are recommended by school librarians to turn things around? Ideas and suggestions here."


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BJ Neary's curator insight, August 6, 2013 9:18 PM

This slideshare is awesome chock full of great ideas to get and keep kids reading!

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Reflection Improves Learning

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Just A Few Minutes Of Mindful Reflection Can Do Wonders

By Annie Murphy Paul

 

"struggling or at-risk students, who benefit most from this practice."


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Middle School ELA Activities, Lesson Plans, Worksheets & Handouts - Share My Lesson

Middle School  ELA Activities, Lesson Plans, Worksheets & Handouts - Share My Lesson | Lesson Plans | Scoop.it

 FREE middle school grades 6-8 English language arts activities and lesson plans.


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Using Animoto for Vocabulary Study

Using Animoto for Vocabulary Study | Lesson Plans | Scoop.it

Great use of Animoto to help students learn and retain vocabulary!  


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Using THIEVES to Preview Nonfiction Texts - ReadWriteThink

Using THIEVES to Preview Nonfiction Texts - ReadWriteThink | Lesson Plans | Scoop.it
Students become "thieves" in this lesson as they use a previewing strategy to "steal" information from textbooks and other nonfiction texts before actually reading them.

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Lisa Burkhalter's curator insight, December 20, 2012 12:23 PM

strategy to teach close reading

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10 Tips for Teaching Grammar According to the Common Core : Eye On Education

The following blog post is part of a blog series called "Comments on the Common Core," written by Eye On Education's Senior Editor, Lauren Dav...

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Mary Reilley Clark's curator insight, February 7, 2013 2:42 PM

Print out the infographic!

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Curriculum Road Map - 7th Grade ELA

Curriculum Road Map - 7th Grade ELA | Lesson Plans | Scoop.it

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Mary Reilley Clark's curator insight, February 27, 2013 2:15 PM

Sample curriculum road map for 7th grade ELA.

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Getting Ready to Write: Citing Textual Evidence

Getting Ready to Write: Citing Textual Evidence | Lesson Plans | Scoop.it

Teaching students to use textual evidence is a key component of the Common Core. Learn how to teach students to cite textual evidence, engage in collaborative discussions and draw evidence from literary text in preparation for writing.


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David Kevin Myers's curator insight, March 10, 2013 12:48 PM

This link will take you to a 6 minute video that discusses the Common Core focus of citing textual evidence.  It shows excerpts of an actual lesson and offers teacher insight into its use.

David Kevin Myers's curator insight, March 10, 2013 12:48 PM

This link will take you to a 6 minute video that discusses the Common Core focus of citing textual evidence.  It shows excerpts of an actual lesson and offers teacher insight into its use.

David Kevin Myers's curator insight, March 10, 2013 12:48 PM

This link will take you to a 6 minute video that discusses the Common Core focus of citing textual evidence.  It shows excerpts of an actual lesson and offers teacher insight into its use.

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Worth Its Weight: Letter Writing with "The Things They Carried" - ReadWriteThink

Worth Its Weight: Letter Writing with "The Things They Carried" - ReadWriteThink | Lesson Plans | Scoop.it
This lesson uses a letter-writing activity based on Tim O’Brien’s story “The Things They Carried” to build empathy as students examine the weight they symbolically carry in their own lives.

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Middle School Literacy Design Collaborative Resources and Videos

Middle School Literacy Design Collaborative Resources and Videos | Lesson Plans | Scoop.it

Resources for 6-8 grade units with CC alignment.  Great stuff here, created by teachers!


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Mary Reilley Clark's curator insight, June 28, 2013 12:24 PM

Resources created by teachers for middle school CC-aligned units.