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'Yes we can' – Barack Obama's lesson in American rhetoric
The Mess That Barack Obama Inherited From George W. Bush Explained. "The day the democrats took over was not January 22, 2009 but was actually January 3, 2007, the day the Democrats took over the House of Representatives and the Senate, at the very start of the 110th Congress.”
Barack Obama Craft Activities for President's Day.
Free American Literature outline (discusses the various historical periods in American Lit.)
This would be such an awesome lesson! Around valentines day, have students pick out a blind date with a book and then present their blind date to the class on Valentines Day! Still celebrating, but also learning.
Have your middle grade reader choose their next book with this fun flow chart!
Shakespeare- book Also a great Warhol style picture idea for shirts
9 Charming Cartoons Explaining Logical Fallacies
26 Contemporary Books That Should Be Taught In High School I Am Malala! Yes!!
House Held Up By Trees, written by Ted Kooser and illustrated by Jon Klassen. Another beautiful children's book.
From the Medieval Manuscripts blog post 'The Life of a Mystic'. Image: Opening page of the Book of Margery Kempe, Add MS 61823, England (East Anglia), c. 1440
It's the most wonderful time of the year! Exceptional choices for storytimes and holiday picturebook RA.