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Middle School Common Core Reading Selections for Grades 6-8
High Interest Content for Readers of All Ability Levels Based on ELA 6-8 Common Core Standards!
Middle School Common Core Reading Selections for Grades 6-8
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DOGO News - Kids news articles! Kids current events; plus kids news on science, sports, and more!
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DOGO News - Kids news articles! Kids current events; plus kids news on science, sports, and more! *Non-fiction news stories that will interest your students!!!
Video Of The Week - Your Life In Jellybeans - Kids News Article. I love the site for news articles that interest kids and I love the video for so many reasons.
News articles for kids (simplified language)
DOGO News - Kids news articles! Kids current events; plus kids news on science, sports, and more!s a next-generation online network empowering kids to engage with digital media in a fun, safe and social environment. Current events for KIDS: K-3; 3-5; 5-8. [Features Current Events; Sports; Fun; Science; and more.]
Great Kid Friendly News Resources for Classroom Teachers
Robert Frost-"The Road Not Taken"
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Robert Frost - Birches
Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening -Robert Frost
Robert Frost poems on poets.org
Robert Frost was born in San Francisco on March 26, 1874. He moved to New England at the age of eleven and became interested in reading and writing poetry during his high school years in Lawrence, Massachusetts.
"Carpe Diem" - Robert Frost Dead Poets Society
I love Robert Frost poetry!
Steinbeck’s ‘Travels With Charley’ Gets a Fact-Checking - NYTimes.com
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"... I took one companion on my journey – an old French gentleman poodle known as Charley." - John Steinbeck, Travels With Charley
John Steinbeck and Charley - "Travels with Charley: In Search of America" is a travelogue written by author John Steinbeck. It recounts tales of a 1960 road trip with his French standard poodle, Charley, around the US.
John Steinbeck: American author who ventured across the US on a road trip with his dog, Charley. #140travellers
Reading Strategies 20 Best Practices
Content Reading, Analyz Texts, Strategies, Texts Structure, Author Viewpoint, Area Reading, Content Area, Comprehension, Nonfiction Texts
Explore the thinking strategies students need to use before, during, and after reading to improve comprehension of nonfiction selections.
Identify and Analyze Text Structure
Content Reading Strategies: thinking used to comprehend
Reading Strategies for nonfiction texts
Identify Author’s Viewpoint: What Does the Author Think?
list of content area reading strategies
Journey North Teacher's Manual
Author's Purpose: Easy as P.I.E.! Persuade, Inform, & Entertain
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ELA in the middle | Middle School English, Language Arts: authors purpose
Author's purpose PIE chart
AUTHOR'S PURPOSE: Easy a s P.I.E.! Persuade, Inform, & Entertain
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Author's Purpose (for reading and writing) This is a better way than those silly PIE charts that I found. I think my fifth graders would respond to this.
Author's purpose - how about because they were hungry and were hoping to make a couple bucks? As an English minor I would have to say that college English was the first time English classes made sense all the time.
Why Did the Author Write It? - Author's Purpose Anchor Chart.
I like the anchor chart and that kids can add post-its with examples
The Current State Of Literacy In America
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The hard truth is people have to be able to read and write, or they’re going to be at a severe disadvantage in life
Research reveals that the ability to read and write as adults is correlated to encouraging better reading and writing habits to children in order to help prepare them for school.
The Current State Of Literacy In America - Edudemic
Perfect for teaching if..then reasoning for figurative language
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Idioms about the human body. What a great idea!
Body idioms- Ha! Perfect for teaching if..then reasoning for figurative language
Language Arts Anchor Charts
figurative language-- 10 idioms about the human body
Learning English blog: ESL idioms: Ten idioms about the human body
The Journey: 10 Idioms About The Human Body
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50 Popular iPad Apps For Struggling Readers & Writers: Whether you’re the parent of a child with a reading disability or an educator that works with learning disabled students on a daily basis, you’re undoubtedly always looking for new tools to help these bright young kids meet their potential and work through their disability.
40+ #iPadApps for #Reading Disabilities ~ #edtech & #MLearning #ipaded #nswdecbyod #speced #austl
Fearless Tech 4 Teachers!: Socratic Seminars Succeed With Tech Tools!
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The three columns of instruction Provided by National Paideia Center. Didactic Instruction Coaching Seminar www.learnnc.org/...
Rethinking Literacy | Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
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Literacy Design Collaborative Rethinking Literacy | Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
My group genius (common core)
Teaching Author's Perspective or Author's Point of View
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GREAT Teaching Author's Perspective or Author's Point of View website
Classic Lit for Little Kids
Teacher 2 Teacher
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"An Honest Look at the Common Core Standards" (regarding the ELA standards - I wrote this for the Teacher 2 Teacher blog)
Lots of education blogs
Logical Fallacies Infographic (A1)
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Thou shall not commit logical fallacies- poster and website
I need this close at hand for refuting stupid and bogus claims during the political season.
This is a lesson plan identifying common core standards for teaching vocabulary at any grade level. This lesson plan explains how to incorporate th...
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fotobabble talking photos
Add your voice to any photo
En la nube TIC: Expresión oral con Fotobabble.Esta herramienta de la web 2.0 nos permite insertarle audio a las imágenes.
Beyond the Bubble-Library of Congress Documents
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Beyond the Bubble unlocks the vast digital archive of the Library of Congress to create a new generation of history assessments. Developed by the Stanford History Education Group (http://sheg.stanford.edu), Beyond the Bubble is the cornerstone of SHEG’s membership in the Library of Congress’s Teaching with Primary Sources Educational Consortium.
Primary Source Document-based US History projects from the National Archives
Beyond the Bubble- assessing 21st century skills in social studies. Great site people!
Beyond the Bubble - historical thinking skills assessments
Beyond the Bubble...a great site for Social Studies Assessment
Curriculum | Stanford History Education Group
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Curriculum | Stanford History Education Group--American history curric for upper grades
Common Core and the Social Studies Classroom
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Online Interactive Simulations | Social Studies Central
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Historical Scene Investigation
crime solving history teaching
History Investigations - various topics
Case Files, History Scene Investigation - Students go through documents to come to their own decision about each case.
Make Classes Fun By Teaching History CSI Style
HSI: Historical Scene Investigation
David Coleman and the Six Shifts in ELA
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Coleman: Common Core Data is a Treasure Trove, But Poor Kids Are Just Low Hanging Fruit
Vocabulary Study and Art Appreciation Critical Thinking AssessmentIntroduce your students to culture and art while enhancing their vocabulary! ...