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Dracula: Directed Reading Thinking Activity (DRTA)Lesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
“There are often dangers from snow and wolves and night.” Bram Stoker’s “Dracula’s Guest,” which may or may not have been the first chapter of the original Dracula manuscript, is the focus of a Directed Reading Thinking Activity (DRTA).
The Red Badge Of Courage: Directed Reading Thinking ActivityLesson Planet
9th - 12th
As part of a Directed Reading Thinking Activity (DRTA) class members are asked to predict events in Patricia Polacco's Pink and Say based on illustrations in the story, on their knowledge of Steven Crane's The Red Badge of Courage, and...
Reading Comprehension: Uncle Tom’s CabinLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Introduce your high schoolers to one of the most important pieces of American literature with a reading comprehension lesson. As class members read a short passage from Harriet Beecher Stowe's Uncle Tom's Cabin, they learn about the...
The Concept of Identity Lesson 1: Close Reading/Socratic SeminarLesson Planet
9th - 10th CCSS: Designed
John Knowles' A Separate Peace provides readers with an opportunity to develop their close reading and analytical skills as they look for what Knowles feels are the factors that shape our identity.
Marco Polo and The Mongols: Reading ComprehensionLesson Planet
8th - 10th
Here are two reading passages one on the life and times of Marco Polo and one on the Mongol Empire. Included are 7 comprehension questions. A great way to practice reading informational texts with high comprehension or for comparative...
Assessing Reading Fluency Using the Flip VideoLesson Planet
1st - 12th CCSS: Designed
Utilizing a video camera, learners will read a story while being recorded. Later, they analyze the footage. After identifying their strengths and weaknesses with the teacher, they discuss reading fluency techniques. Adaptation: Instead...
Nightjohn: Directed Reading Thinking ActivityLesson Planet
7th - 12th
Your readers will “get to wanting” and will want to know things about Nightjohn with a DRTA activity based on Gary Paulsen’s novel. Introduce the book by asking class members to examine the cover and to make predictions about the subject...
Cinco De Mayo: ELD Reading and Language-BuildingLesson Planet
5th - 10th
A brief passage about the Mexican holiday Cinco de Mayo is accompanied by an array of language activities for ELD: cloze exercise, phrase matching, word jumble, multiple choice, sequencing, interview, group presentation, fluency writing,...
Fort Sumter Reading ComprehensionLesson Planet
8th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
The Battle of Fort Sumter was both the first and the least deadly battle of the American Civil War, with no soldiers lost during the lengthy bombardment. Learn more about the first shots of the Civil War with a short reading passage and...
Practice Test - English Language Arts Reading ComprehensionLesson Planet
10th CCSS: Adaptable
An English Language Arts Reading Comprehension Practice Test for Grade 10 asks scholars to read a poem and answer two multiple-choice questions about the poem. They finish the task by responding to an open-response essay question.