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A Close Reading of Learned Hand's "I Am an American Day"
10th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Judge Learned Hand's "Spirit of Liberty" speech delivered during the July, 1944 "I Am an American Day" celebration is the subject of a close reading activity that models for learners how to approach a dense, difficult text.
Student Opinion: What Do You Read, and How Do You Read It?
8th - 12th
Stimulate discussion with this brief article and series of questions related to reading habits. This resource, from the New York Times' The Learning Network, asks learners to comment on their own reading habits. You could have your class...
Word Roots 1: Dict, Vent, Duct Intermediate Context Story 2
8th - 12th
Play this audio recording for your class to improve pronunciation and reinforce context for the given vocabulary words. Consider having classmates repeat each vocabulary word out loud after the recording has pronounced it once. You might...
Word Roots 7: SPECT, STA, VERT Beginner Context Story 1
7th - 12th
Read this paragraph out loud to your class to demonstrate pronunciation of and introduce context for the given vocabulary words. You might also use this as a cloze activity and have class members read each vocabulary word or repeat each...
Word Roots 4: GRAD, MOT, CAD Advanced Context Story 3
8th - 12th
Simply click on the image of "Al Literation" to hear this paragraph read out loud and pronounced correctly. The paragraph includes twelve vocabulary words that are connected by context and three word roots: GRAD, MOT, and CAD. Learners...
"Where Am I?" Reading Guide and Activities
7th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
Did you ever wonder how early sailors were able to navigate their way across the seas? Groups access an article about mapmaking and the New World that details the methods and technologies early explorers used to guide them on their...
Reading Poetry: "love is a place" by E. E. Cummings
6th - 10th CCSS: Designed
Show your class how to read, and analyze poetry through the rules of grammar as you explore “love is a place” by E.E. Cummings. Some might consider this plan overbearing and beating poetry to death, which might be true, if you do all of...