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150 resources with the concept mood

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We All Need Speed Limits

For Teachers 1st - 2nd
Students consider fluency and speed of reading. In this speed limits lesson, students discuss the importance of speed when reading and how the rate affects comprehension and listening skills. Teacher models think aloud as a strategy.
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Story Time

For Teachers 9th
Ninth graders watch soap operas online.  In this English lesson, 9th graders explore the story elements of the soap opera.  Students write a journal on their own interpretations of characters. 
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The Poetry Archive: Sound, Rhythm, and Mood

For Teachers 7th - 9th
Learners respond to the sound, rhythm, and mood of a poetry text. In this poetry analysis lesson, students read the poem 'I See You Dancing, Father' about life and death and listen to the poet reading the poem. Learners make a circle of...
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Style and Mood of Poetry

For Teachers 10th - 11th
Students define style and mood in various poems. In this poetry analysis lesson, students review style and listen to a song to analyze style. Students read a poem of E.E. Cummings' as a style analysis. Students define mood, play a song...
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Kickball Comprehension

For Teachers 3rd - 12th
Students review important parts of a story. In this reading comprehension lesson, students are answering comprehension questions about a story they have already read while playing a game of kickball. This lesson allows students the fun...
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Song Writing

For Students 6th - 10th
In this music worksheet, learners identify specific tips for composing a song. They use strophic form where each verse has the same melody. Students also select a chord sequence and use cadences at the end of each phrase and modulations...
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Writer's Workshop: Mood Endings

For Teachers 3rd - 8th
Students listen to a story, "My Mama Had A Dancing Heart." They discuss the feeling they had after reading the story and define "mood." Students brainstorm a list of moods and discuss the mood of each character. Afterward, they write a...
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Lesson Plan for Symphony No. 4, Op. 90, Mvt. I "Italian" (1833)

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students study the life and musical compositions of German composer, Felix Mendelssohn. They listen to and analyze 'Symphony No. 4, Op. 90, Mvt. I' describing how the mood of the composition is reflected in key, tempo and rhythm.
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Symbolism Lesson Plan

For Teachers 9th - 10th
Students define the terms symbolism and mood. In groups, they read a poem by Robert Frost and identify the concepts in the poem. As a class, they discuss how the two elements give a meaning to the writing. They also give their own...
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Mood and Tone

For Teachers 10th - 12th
Students describe their current mood in several complete sentences. They compare their moods with moods set by authors through the tone of their writing. Students read a teacher prepared handout about mood/tone of writing. They write...
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The Right Mood

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders participate in a lesson that examines how art, music, and literature can create a mood. Once the concept of mood is understood, they produce a piece of writing that reflects upon a work of art and how it creates a mood.
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Literature: Plot Structure

For Teachers 8th - 12th
Students read the short story, "Total Urbanization" and analyze it for plot structure. They identify exposition, conflict, rising action, climax, falling action, and resolution. Students design plot line diagrams of other stories if...
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Chocolate Chaos

For Teachers 2nd
Second graders demonstrate the ability to examine the elements of a story (theme, plot, setting, mood) and characters, by discussing and writing about each. They have fun with chocolate related activities and enjoy reading about some...
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My Many Colored Days

For Teachers 2nd - 3rd
Students listen to the story "My Many Colored Days" by Dr. Seuss and understand the many different moods individuals have. They create a crayon resist picture by following very specific direction given by the teacher then they create a...
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Warm Colors vs Cool colors

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Students discuss the difference between warm and cool colors. They discuss things such as mood, seasons. Also, students take an imaginary trip inside of their bedrooms to figure out their bedroom is warm or cool in color. Students...
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Demystifying Mood in Creative Writing

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students discover how writing is affected by mood and emotions. They learn proper mood descriptors and read sample pieces of writing to better explain mood.
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Core Poetry and More

For Teachers 2nd
Second graders examine poetry in the context of American History in the four lessons of this unit. They read, write, and edit their own pieces in this unit.
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Musical Mysteries

For Teachers 1st - 3rd
Students explore the components of sound and how it can be represented visually. A trip to a circus and a walk through a magical forest are used to encourage visualizations and creative thinking.
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Touchstone Vs. Jaques: a Analyzing Mood in As You Like It

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students recognize ways Shakespeare creates and uses mood augment their analysis of the text and help them in making performance choices. They, in groups, select words, phrases, lines, that reveal their character's mood.
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Puzzle Mystery

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students solve the mystery of which painting they are reproducing by sketching. They determine the mood and imagery in artwork.
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You Be the Critic!

For Teachers 9th - 12th
High schoolers investigate art critics. In this art lesson, students bring in pictures of artwork and research the artist, subject, and time period of the piece. High schoolers discuss modes of analysis and use a handout to analyze their...
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Gilbert Munger Lesson Plan Ideas

For Teachers K - Higher Ed
Students read the biography of Gilbert Munger and analyze art that reflects the beauty of nature. In this art analysis lesson, students view a realistic image of Salt Lake City and lake over 100 years ago.
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Exploring Setting

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Students differentiate between setting and mood from different culture. For this language arts lesson, students follow a rubric to analyze famous literature. They distinguish between film, book and movie.
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For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students describe the charactersitics of the painting "Sisters" by Massimo Campigli. They predict what the artist might create next. Students write a review of the work. They write a letter to a friend or relative describing the...