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Girl Scouts, 13, launch book club for kids - Charlotte Observer

Girl Scouts, 13, launch book club for kids - Charlotte Observer | Seventh Grade Language Arts | Scoop.it
Charlotte Observer Girl Scouts, 13, launch book club for kids Charlotte Observer To earn Silver, the girls are working as a pair to encourage young people to read a variety of literary genres by participating in Amelia's and Virginia's monthly book...
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7th grade informational text with central ideas free ebooks download ...

Reading Standard 2 for Literature is given in Table 8.1. For Reading Standard 2 for Informational Text, sixth graders use particular details to determine a central idea of literary nonfiction. Seventh graders determine two or ...
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Part II: How Much, and What, do Today’s Middle and High School Students Write? | Pew Internet & American Life Project

Part II: How Much, and What, do Today’s Middle and High School Students Write? | Pew Internet & American Life Project | Seventh Grade Language Arts | Scoop.it
Part II: How Much, and What, do Today’s Middle and High School Students Write? | Pew Internet & American Life Project
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Homepage - ReadWriteThink

Homepage - ReadWriteThink | Seventh Grade Language Arts | Scoop.it
Providing educators and students access to the highest quality practices and resources in reading and language arts instruction.
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21st Century Literacy

21st Century Literacy | Seventh Grade Language Arts | Scoop.it
21stCenturyLit.org contains lessons and educational resources to facilitate reading and writing in the new millennium.
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YALSA Book Awards | Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)

Learn more about YALSA's annual book awards, announced each January at the ALA Midwinter Meeting. Read up on the Alex, Morris, Nonfiction, Odyssey, and Printz Awards
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Nine Strategies for Reaching All Learners in English Language Arts

Nine Strategies for Reaching All Learners in English Language Arts | Seventh Grade Language Arts | Scoop.it
Middle school English language arts teacher Hassan Mansaray shares how he uses an individualized learning model, Readers and Writers Workshop, to reach his students in an expanded learning time program.
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Welcome to the Middle Level Section of NCTE ------ your home in the middle!

Welcome to the Middle Level Section of NCTE ------ your home in the middle! | Seventh Grade Language Arts | Scoop.it
Middle school level and junior high teaching resources and strategies, professional development, lesson plans, books and journals for English language arts teachers from the National Council Teachers of Teachers of English (NCTE).
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Writing: Citing Textual Evidence

Writing: Citing Textual Evidence | Seventh Grade Language Arts | 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.

Via Mel Riddile, Nancy Ruth
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Connie Wise's curator insight, March 11, 2013 1:14 PM

 Teach Channel video--about 6 min

David Timbs's curator insight, March 11, 2013 10:46 PM

It's time to get into the text Sullivan County!  

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Discover Writing with Barry Lane and the Discover Writing Company - Books, Education Seminars, workshops & Inservices for Teachers

Discover Writing with Barry Lane and the Discover Writing Company - Books, Education Seminars, workshops & Inservices for Teachers | Seventh Grade Language Arts | Scoop.it
Barry Lane is a noted educator and writer who produces videos, books, tapes, seminars, workshops, and inservices for teachers
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Common Core Standards Reading

Common Core Standards Reading | Seventh Grade Language Arts | Scoop.it
The Common Core Reading Standards for Literacy require the explicit instruction in reading strategies across the content areas. The goal of these standards is to develop independent, strategic readers.
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Teens ditch texting for 'old school' ways of communicating - TODAY.com

Teens ditch texting for 'old school' ways of communicating - TODAY.com | Seventh Grade Language Arts | Scoop.it
Could it finally be happening: kids trading in the instant gratification of texting for the more emotional payout of letter writing?...
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Common Core: Seven Opportunities to Transform English Language Arts Curriculum

Common Core: Seven Opportunities to Transform English Language Arts Curriculum | Seventh Grade Language Arts | Scoop.it
Virginia J. Goatley is Director of Research at the International Reading Association and an Associate Professor in the Reading Department at SUNY Albany. You can reach her at vgoatley[AT]albany[D
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Teaching Journalism in the 21st Century: A Conversation with William Zinsser

Teaching Journalism in the 21st Century: A Conversation with William Zinsser | Seventh Grade Language Arts | Scoop.it
Few subjects are as challenging to teach as journalism, a field that is changing as fast as technology itself -- or faster.

I reached out to William Zinsser, age 90, a living legend, stellar journal
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The Literacy Shed - Resources for Literacy Teachers - Films, Animation and more

The Literacy Shed - Resources for Literacy Teachers - Films, Animation and more | Seventh Grade Language Arts | Scoop.it
A website for teachers filled with ideas for literacy teaching using visual resources such as film, animation, photographs and picture books.

Via Ana Cristina Pratas, Mel Riddile, Jennifer Hurley-Coughlin, Nancy Ruth
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Michael Stapleton's curator insight, February 18, 2013 11:44 AM

A website for teachers filled with ideas for literacy teaching using visual resources such as film, animation, photographs and picture books.

Katharina Kulle's comment, February 19, 2013 4:22 AM
Wow!
Jodi Lynn's curator insight, February 19, 2013 12:13 PM

This is great for k-12 teachers!