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Technical Meanings - Playlist and Teaching Notes

Technical Meanings - Playlist and Teaching Notes

Our playlists are “no prep” Common Core aligned lessons designed for small group work, homework, remediation, or extension around a single standard. This content-rich multimedia lesson integrates original instruction with web-based resources to guide students through the rigors of the aligned standard. This product includes: • 3 links to instructional videos or texts • 2 links to practice quizzes or activities • 1 assessment that includes five multiple choice questions • Definitions of key terms, such as connotation and denotative • Examples of how authors try to bridge the gap so that readers can understand their writing • An accompanying Teaching Notes file The Teaching Notes file includes: • Additional activities and writing prompts to help your students explore the standard • Links to additional practice quizzes or activities • An answer guide with correct answers, answer choice rationales, and DOK (depth of knowledge) levels
Wisewire
Impact of Analogies and Allusions - Playlist and Teaching Notes

Impact of Analogies and Allusions - Playlist and Teaching Notes

Our playlists are “no prep” Common Core aligned lessons designed for small group work, homework, remediation, or extension around a single standard. This content-rich multimedia lesson integrates original instruction with web-based resources to guide students through the rigors of the aligned standard. This product includes: • 3 links to instructional videos or texts • 2 links to practice quizzes or activities • 1 assessment that includes four multiple choice questions and one fill-in-the-blank question • Examples of how to analyze allusions in nonfiction texts • "New York, One Month After Sandy" by Michael Byrne (FEMA employee) • "Health Care Costs in the U.S." by Wisewire • An excerpt from "Memo to President Richard Nixon" by Henry Kissinger • An excerpt from "First Inaugural Address, January 20, 2001" by George W. Bush • An accompanying Teaching Notes file The Teaching Notes file includes: • Additional activities and writing prompts to help your students explore the standard • Links to additional practice quizzes or activities • An answer guide with correct answers, answer choice rationales, and DOK (depth of knowledge) levels
Wisewire
Making Connections Within a Text - Playlist and Teaching Notes

Making Connections Within a Text - Playlist and Teaching Notes

Our playlists are “no prep” Common Core aligned lessons designed for small group work, homework, remediation, or extension around a single standard. This content-rich multimedia lesson integrates original instruction with web-based resources to guide students through the rigors of the aligned standard. This product includes: • 4 links to instructional videos or texts • 1 link to practice quizzes or activities • 1 assessment that includes four multiple choice questions and one matching question • Definitions of key terms, such as analogy • Examples of how to make connections within a cause-and-effect text structure • "Currency in the United States of America" by Wisewire • "America’s Women Veterans" by the Department of Veterans Affairs • An excerpt from "Farewell Address of 1961" by President Eisenhower • "Is a Sloth Really Slothful?" by Wisewire • An excerpt from "Second Inaugural Address" by President Franklin D. Roosevelt • An accompanying Teaching Notes file The Teaching Notes file includes: • Additional activities and writing prompts to help your students explore the standard • Links to additional practice quizzes or activities • An answer guide with correct answers, answer choice rationales, and DOK (depth of knowledge) levels
Wisewire
Analyzing the Structure of Paragraphs – Playlist and Teaching Notes

Analyzing the Structure of Paragraphs – Playlist and Teaching Notes

Students explore standard RI.8.5 with this playlist. They will identify various structures and structural components used for informational texts. Students evaluate the role of particular sentences in developing and refining key concepts. Students also have the option to view instructional videos and complete practice quizzes or activities. This product includes: • 4 links to instructional videos, audio files, or texts • 2 links to practice quizzes or activities • 1 assessment that includes five multiple choice questions • Definitions of key terms, such as causal and refining • Examples of how to identify and analyze key concepts • An excerpt from "Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka Kansas" by Chief Justice Warren • "Currency in the United States of America" by Wisewire • "School Uniforms Do More Harm Than Good" by Wisewire • "The Many Benefits of School Uniforms" by Wisewire • An accompanying Teaching Notes file The Teaching Notes file includes: • Additional activities and writing prompts to help your students explore the standard • Links to additional practice quizzes or activities • An answer guide with correct answers, answer choice rationales, and DOK (Depth of Knowledge) levels
Wisewire
RI.6.2 - Quiz A and Answer Guide

RI.6.2 - Quiz A and Answer Guide

Assess student understanding of standard RI.6.2 with this quiz. Students answer six questions that test their ability to determine a central idea of a text and how it is conveyed through particular details and to provide a summary of the text distinct from personal opinions or judgments. This product includes: • 6 multiple choice questions • "Food Serving Sizes Getting a Reality Check" by the FDA • "The Past and Future of Television" by Wisewire • "Zoo Meals" by Wisewire • An accompanying answer guide with correct answers, answer choice rationales, and DOK (Depth of Knowledge) levels
Wisewire
Survival stories- non-fiction

Survival stories- non-fiction

12 lessons based on real-life survival stories. Pupils will read a range of news stories - there are more options than are mentioned allowing teachers to use different stories/differentiate according to the article. I am moving away from death by powerpoint so there are no ppt needed for these lessons.
pinkfroggy1977
Locomotive Lesson Plans & Activities Package, Third Grade (CCSS)

Locomotive Lesson Plans & Activities Package, Third Grade (CCSS)

This set of lesson plans, resources, and activities is for use with “Locomotive” by Brian Floca. It can be used for whole group, small group, and independent instruction – which makes these resources a smart choice for literacy centers or Reader’s Workshop. Here's What You'll Get and Why: My goal was to make it easy to teach readers how to think about “Locomotive” using a variety of comprehension strategies. That's why I've included page by page lesson plans, guided practice worksheets, and text specific reader's notebook prompts for the following strategies: - Retelling and Summarizing - Making Predictions - Identifying the Author's Purpose - Visualizing - Asking Questions I also created an Extension Activity for early finishers. Next, I find that vocabulary instruction works best when it's done within the context of books that students are already reading. That's why I've included the following vocabulary resources: - Vocabulary Word List - Flash Cards (match words to pictures and match words to definitions) - Interactive Vocabulary Notebook Cards - Vocabulary Word Games Printable - Personal Vocabulary Word Bookmark I've also included a word study lesson plan and set of activities, because, much like vocabulary, I find that word study works best within context. As a result, I have identified word patterns within trade books and have developed lesson plans and resources based on the word study that can be done with specific books. The lesson plan and set of resources for “Locomotive” focuses on Onomatopoeia and includes the following: - Lesson Plan - Interactive Activity - Practice Page - Independent Word Work This set of resources also includes the following: - Running Record Assessment - Answer Keys - Common Core State Standard Alignment - BONUS: Surprise Sample Resource I hope that you will enjoy using my resources along with your copy or copies of “Locomotive” by Brian Floca. If you have any questions about the resources included in this set please email me at AmyMackenzie@BookPagez.com. It will be my pleasure to reply and help you in any way I can.
BookPagez
Thanksgiving Reading Comprehension Worksheets Bundle

Thanksgiving Reading Comprehension Worksheets Bundle

This Reading Comprehension bundle is suitable for higher elementary to proficient ESL learners or native English speakers. The texts describe the origins and traditions behind Guy Fawkes and Thanksgiving Day. After carefully reading each text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including comprehension questions, gap filling exercises, word searches, True or False exercises and more. These worksheets can be used for vocabulary building purposes. The handouts can be completed in class or assigned for homework on or near Thanksgiving Day.
MariaPht
Thanksgiving Day - Reading Comprehension Text / Worksheet

Thanksgiving Day - Reading Comprehension Text / Worksheet

This Reading Comprehension worksheet is suitable for elementary to proficient ESL learners or native English speakers. The text describes the most common traditions around Thanksgiving day and gives some information about the origins of this American holiday. After carefully reading the text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including comprehension questions, a gap filling, a word search and a True or False exercise. The text can be used for vocabulary building purposes. This handout can be completed in class or assigned for homework. Ideally the worksheet can be completed on or near Thanksgiving Day,
MariaPht
Nouns for the Not High School Ready

Nouns for the Not High School Ready

A lesson that covers the concept of nouns and proper nouns. It is aimed at not high school ready learners. There are tasks throughout that encourage learners to assimilate the new information presented.
shd132
Writing to Explain

Writing to Explain

A lesson aimed at Year 9 middle ability learners, with differentiated tasks. The flipchart introduces the concept of writing to explain and examines how language can be used to achieve this purpose. Please ensure that you have access to Active Inspire software before downloading.
shd132