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Plan a Better iMovie Trailer with These PDFs

Plan a Better iMovie Trailer with These PDFs | Ranger Resources | Scoop.it
Download fillable PDFs to help in planning an iMovie trailer project. Also
watch example trailers made by students and teachers, and read tips for
making movie trailers.
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Middle School Teacher to Literacy Coach: Using Mentor Sentences to Improve Grammar and Mechanics

Middle School Teacher to Literacy Coach: Using Mentor Sentences to Improve Grammar and Mechanics | Ranger Resources | Scoop.it
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Tweet from @juliannebowman

Tweet from @juliannebowman | Ranger Resources | Scoop.it
Reverse Frayer model! Can you guess the word? pic.twitter.com/TPH3O9FcgW
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Creative idea!

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Modeling Close Reading for Future Teachers: Why Video Works

Modeling Close Reading for Future Teachers: Why Video Works | Ranger Resources | Scoop.it
For preservice teachers (PTs) to be able to teach well, they need to "get it" -- that aha! moment when they truly understand what good teaching looks like. My PTs often do not witness close reading (
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Great video examples of close reading embedded in this article!

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Integrating Daily Poetry in the Classroom: 5 Tools to Support Your Efforts

Integrating Daily Poetry in the Classroom: 5 Tools to Support Your Efforts | Ranger Resources | Scoop.it
Ever since Billy Collins introduced the concept of Poetry 180: A Poem A Day for American High Schools over a decade ago, I've wanted to make a "poem a day" routine in my classroom a reality. This yea
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Middle, high school | SAT Vocabulary words | Videos, Flashcards, Quizzes for Test prep of SAT | GRE | ACT > Study Room

Free SAT Vocabulary videos and Tests. Instant access to all SAT and GRE words. A groundbreaking Vocabulary building system with innovative interface. You can create your own word list and focus on words you really need to learn. Quiz yourself from Master list or you own list. Share lists with others or import from them. Learning is fun here.
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Great vocab practice by grade level!

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What's the Difference Between "Using Technology...

What's the Difference Between "Using Technology... | Ranger Resources | Scoop.it
"Recently, I've been noticing that a lot of instructors are under the impression that they are successfully integrating technology, when in fact they are simply using technology." (What's the Difference Between "Using Technology" and "Technology...
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VocabGrabber : Thinkmap Visual Thesaurus

VocabGrabber lets you automatically create lists of vocabulary from any text.
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America Achieves: Welcome

America Achieves: Welcome | Ranger Resources | Scoop.it
This is a video and lesson resource project to assist teachers and principals around the nation. The video modules on this site exemplify the key shifts that the Common Core brings to classroom pedagogy.
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20 Things Every Tennessee Teacher Should Know about the PARCC Assessment - Classroom Chronicles

20 Things Every Tennessee Teacher Should Know about the PARCC Assessment - Classroom Chronicles | Ranger Resources | Scoop.it
What you need to know about PARCC and the ongoing design process.
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Essential Understandings-PARCC

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Welcome to Created Equal | Created Equal

Welcome to Created Equal | Created Equal | Ranger Resources | Scoop.it
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Experience the civil rights movement with these great resources.

 

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Grammar Without Groans: 5 Methods for Going Beyond the Textbook

Grammar Without Groans: 5 Methods for Going Beyond the Textbook | Ranger Resources | Scoop.it
When asked, most of my students tell me that grammar is their least favorite ESL subject. It's seen as dry and dull, disconnected from daily reality, oriented towards test-taking and u
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5 Innovative Ways to Get Your Kids Reading This Summer

5 Innovative Ways to Get Your Kids Reading This Summer | Ranger Resources | Scoop.it
Teachers With Apps has some super suggestions that will definitely get and keep your kids reading this summer!
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Find out how strong your vocabulary is and learn new words at Vocabulary.com.

Find out how strong your vocabulary is and learn new words at Vocabulary.com. | Ranger Resources | Scoop.it
Vocabulary.com helps you learn new words, play games that improve your vocabulary, and explore language.
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Addictive!

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Level It Books™ - Find reading levels fast and digitally manage your library of books!

Level It Books™ - Find reading levels fast and digitally manage your library of books! | Ranger Resources | Scoop.it
Scan your books' ISBNs and view the Guided Reading, Grade Level Equivalent, DRA, and Lexile levels/measures for the book. Perfect for educators and parents.
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A great tool for gaining quantitative measures of a text.

 

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ProCon.org - Pros and Cons of Controversial Issues

ProCon.org - Pros and Cons of Controversial Issues | Ranger Resources | Scoop.it
Pros and cons of controversial issues. Read pro and con arguments for and against topics such as medical marijuana, euthanasia, prostitution, and more
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50 controversial issues and texts to prepare students for argumentation.

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Six Scaffolding Strategies to Use with Your Students

Six Scaffolding Strategies to Use with Your Students | Ranger Resources | Scoop.it
What’s the opposite of scaffolding a lesson? It would be saying to students something like, “Read this nine-page science article, write a detailed essay on the topic it explores, and turn it in by Wed
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Simple ideas that require minimal prep time.

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Tasks, Units & Student Work - Common Core Library - New York City Department of Education

Tasks, Units & Student Work - Common Core Library - New York City Department of Education | Ranger Resources | Scoop.it
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CC texts, tasks, and rubrics...

 

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ClassFlow - Home - A cloud-based teaching and learning platform for teachers

ClassFlow - Home - A cloud-based teaching and learning platform for teachers | Ranger Resources | Scoop.it
ClassFlow is a revolutionary cloud-based platform for teachers that makes lesson planning more efficient and lesson delivery more dynamic.
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Really cool!

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Item and Task Prototypes | PARCC

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Get ahead of the game!  Learn about the PARCC assessment and explore item and task prototypes!

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Reading for Meaning

Reading for Meaning | Ranger Resources | Scoop.it
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Reseached based strategies for implementing CC.

Download book:  http://www.ascd.org/ascd/docs/pdocoursedownload/coresix.pdf

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Achievethecore.org :: Common Core Argument/Opinion Writing

Achievethecore.org :: Common Core Argument/Opinion Writing | Ranger Resources | Scoop.it
This Common Core instructional resource focuses on CCSS.W.1:
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Annotated CC writing samples and much more.

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