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Reading Center: Penguin Theme: Capital Letters, Punctuation, and Complete Sentences

For Teachers 1st
Using Georges Seurat's painting "Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte," this lesson launches into a discussion of punctuation. Pupils go on to listen to the book Mr. Popper's Penguins by Richard and Florence Atwater, and identify...
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Introduce Reading Connected Text

For Teachers K - 1st Standards
Get your scholars ready to read their first story...with a little assistance, of course. Projecting the short story (included) for all readers to see, point to each word so they can sound it out together. The strategy here is not to have...
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Reading Center: Turkey Theme: Capital Letters, Punctuation and Complete Sentences

For Teachers 1st
First graders participate in a lovely center-based lesson on how to properly begin and end a written sentence. After a class discussion on how sentences should begin and end, learners are split up into four groups. They are assigned to...
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Capitalization and Punctuation

For Teachers 1st - 2nd Standards
First and second graders explore writing conventions. They add question marks or periods to the end of teacher generated sentences on sentence strips. They locate punctuation marks in poems and write original sentences using appropriate...
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Dragon Land

For Teachers 1st - 6th
Help writers recognize how word order affects meaning, discover new words, and confirm or check meaning writing. They will explore how punctuation helps a reader understand what is written and the connections between punctuation,...
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Full Stops and Capital Letters

For Teachers 3rd - 8th
Students discover that a sentence is one complete thought. Students read worksheets and add periods (full stops) and capital letters in the correct places. They organize their stories into paragraphs. Students read aloud their...
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Letter of Thanks

For Teachers 1st - 2nd
First and second graders practice their writing skills. In this writing lesson, students write a letter of thanks about someone they love. They utilize the writing process to complete their writing, and use complete sentences, and...
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Beginnings and Endings

For Teachers 1st
Are you working on punctuation? Use this excellent worksheet about how to properly begin a sentence and end it with punctuation! Learners practice capitalizing letters when appropriate, as well as choosing the correct ending punctuation....
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Lug and the Giant Stork - Capital Letters

For Teachers K - 1st
Capital letters are the star of the show in a wonderful language arts lesson plan. After a teacher-led demonstration and discussion on capital letters, groups of pupils get together and work on the computer to fix the flashing letters...
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Punctuation

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Students complete punctuation activities. In this punctuation lesson, students write and analyze an unpunctuated sentence, and then discuss what is wrong with the sentence. Students rewrite the sentence using the correct punctuation....
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Things To Remember When Writing a Story

For Teachers 3rd - 4th
Here is a set of useful reminders for children to think about when writing stories. They are coached on when to capitalize letters, how to properly use punctuation marks, when to use lots of description words, and to remember to have a...
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Proofreading: Lesson 2

For Teachers 3rd - 6th Standards
Identify and develop strategies for proofreading with your class. They read and identify the grammar rules for capitalization, end punctuation, and commas, correct errors as a class, and complete three worksheets. This resource includes...
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Effective Letter Writing

For Teachers 5th - 7th
Students explore letter writing.  In this persuasive writing lesson, students write a letter to a local organization based on a topic of their choice.  Students employ the correct letter writing procedure as outlined in the checklist...
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The Story of Art

For Teachers K
Students canvass the important elements of art in the seven lessons of this unit. Story structure and in particular, color is perceived as essential to the development of the idea of a picture.
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Developing Short a Sounds

For Teachers K - 1st
Students examine and discuss words with the short /a/ sound. They make a book called Zac the Rat. They talk about punctuation before completing a worksheet on which they circle the short /a/ words. They access a website to practice using...
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Community Citizenship Quilt

For Teachers 2nd
Using proper punctuation and capitalization is very important, and can be difficult for younger students to remember. Second graders use Microsoft Word to learn how to type sentences using the shift key to make capital letters. They...
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Punctuation Takes a Vacation

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Pupils review punctuation marks and their functions. They read a story, "Punctuation Takes a Vacation." Given flash cards of punctuation marks, students hold up the appropriate punctuation flash card during the story.
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Friendly Letter to a Leprechaun

For Teachers 2nd - 3rd
Young scholars write friendly letters. In this friendly letter writing lesson, students write a friendly letter to a leprechaun. Young scholars review the parts of a friendly letter then watch the teacher model how to write a friendly...
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Time for Punctuation

For Teachers 1st
First graders work as a class to choose a topic for writing. They compose a story of four to five sentences. Students practice editing teacher created sentence strips. Students view photos of their class engaged is daily routine...
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Writing E-mail

For Teachers 2nd
Second graders listen to a shared reading of the birth of Jesus making a list of the events in chronological order. They listen to Hilary Robinson's, Jesus@bethlehem, comparing and contrasting it to the first reading. They examine birth...
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Punctuation Lesson Plan

For Teachers 2nd - 4th
Students discover how to punctuate a sentence properly. In this punctuation lesson, students participate in an interactive whiteboard lesson to demonstrate how to punctuate a sentence. Students demonstrate how to use periods, questions...
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Apple Story Writing with a Buddy

For Teachers 1st Standards
A 3-day activity focused on preparing for and using technology, asks class members to first review, count, and write their numbers to 20 an apple-shaped paper. Pairs collaborate as they take their papers to the lab and use a computer...
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Shopping Bag Capital Letters

For Teachers 2nd - 3rd
Students observe names of items on the "Teacher's list of shopping bag items;" taking note that some items are capitalized while others are not. In this capitalization lesson, students encounter book titles, brand names, cities, and...
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Friendly Letter

For Teachers 2nd - 3rd
Students write friendly letters. In this friendly letters instructional activity, students write a friendly letter on the given template after being given direct instruction on how to write a friendly letter.
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The Classification Station

For Teachers 2nd
Second graders identify proper nouns and categorize them by subject. They apply correct principles of grammar: they write complete sentences, use correct capital letters, use correct punctuation and apply correct rules of usage and...
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Writing Conversation: Using Quotation Marks

For Teachers 4th - 5th
In this language arts worksheet, students learn to use quotation marks in written conversation. Students proofread 5 sentences and add the necessary punctuation. Then students write a conversation, starting a new line and indenting with...
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Writing a Classroom Story

For Teachers K - 2nd Standards
Remember a special event with a book written by the class. As a whole, scholars discuss a field trip, visitor, or assembly recounting events that stand out in their memory. While you record learners' input, participants practice their...
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Capital Letters, Punctuations, and Complete Sentences

For Teachers 1st
First graders work with capital letters, punctuation, and complete sentences. They write simple texts to complete sentences. They exlplore Internet resources and information using teacher created bookmarks. They discuss the variety and...
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Capital Letters, Punctuations, and Complete Sentences

For Teachers 1st
First graders experience working with capital letters, punctuation and complete sentences. They use complete sentences to write simple texts. They identify, discuss and use word processing as a tool to enter numbers, words and phrases.
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American Expression

For Teachers 1st - 4th
Students exercise the strategy of reading more fluently with expression through practice and recognizing punctuation marks when reading. They read with expression the book, Guess How Much I Love You by Sam McBratney and a variety of...
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The Power of Words: Lesson 2

For Teachers 5th
Fifth graders explore language arts by reading friendly letters. In this punctuation lesson, 5th graders read a friendly letter in class and practice placing commas and parentheses where they belong. Students view the cover of the book...
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CUPS

For Teachers 1st - 2nd
Students use the CUPS acronym to help with editing their writing. In this writing lesson, students apply the CUPS method which means they check for complete sentences, upper case letters at the beginning of sentences, punctuation at the...
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Literacy Lesson: Speech Marks, Capital Letters

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders preview Martin Waddell's, Owl Babies, looking at the cover and title for clues telling what the story will be about. They listen to a read aloud before discussing they theme and story structure elements. Finally, they...
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A Sentence for Life

For Teachers 2nd
What is a sentence? Second graders will explore the components of a sentence in the ten lessons of this unit. The subject, predicate, the process of proofreading, punctuation, and sentence sequence are analyzed in this unit. Handouts and...
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Capitalization

For Teachers 1st - 2nd
Students play capitalizing games on the computer. In this capital letters lesson plan, students go over a lesson in PowerPoint before playing their games.
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Check My Writing:Original Lesson Plan

For Teachers K - 2nd
Students learn to check and evaluate their letter writing skills using a checklist created during interactive writing sessions. The instructional activity provides students with criteria for good letter writing and serves as an...
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Clap and Edit

For Teachers 3rd - 4th
Young scholars trace and cut their hands onto paper and label it with a C, L, A, and P for editing. In this editing lesson plan, students label the C for capital letters, the A for ask if the sentence makes sense, an L for look at...
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Letters to Mrs. Goodman

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders apply the six traits of writing while sending a friendly letter to a former teacher. They let the teacher know how the class is going since she left after discussing the writing traits.
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Where to Put Periods

For Teachers 1st - 5th
Where do we use a period? After discussing its uses with the class, give each individual this period placement activity. You can find it under attachments, and it is called "Where To Put Periods." It's a short story about a girl who...
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Candy Heart Sentences

For Teachers 3rd - 4th
Student will create sentences using proper punctuation. They use correct grammar when creating sentences using the candy hearts. They then attempt to create a paragraph creating structured sentences.
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Picture Books

For Teachers 1st
First graders produce a sentence using a capital letter and correct punctuation. After listening to the story Brown Bear, Brown Bear What do you see?, they will create a simple storybook with sentences that model basic text conventions.
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Leapin' Leprechauns

For Teachers 1st
First graders create an imaginatively written story describing their encounter with a leprechaun. They practice using capital letters, punctuation marks, and appropriate word spacing, then use describing words in their stories.
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Conventions: Quotation Marks

For Teachers 5th
Fifth graders determine the difference between indirect and direct quotations. In this grammar lesson, 5th graders recognize that direct quotations have quotation marks and understand what the rules are for using quotation marks.
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Computer/Grammar: Dinosaurs

For Teachers 1st
First graders practice computer skills while visiting a dinosaur Website. They write sentences there beginning with assigned letters, circle the beginning capital letter, and underline the ending punctuation.
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Typing Sentences

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Students practice becoming comfortable with the shift keys, space bar and punctuation keys. They utilize a word processing program to become familiar with English punctuation rules. Each student types out a list of sentences correcting...
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Community Citizenship Quilt

For Teachers 2nd
Second graders use information gathered about being a good citizen in the community to write a statement that tells how they are a good citizen in their community. They use correct capitals and punctuation using a word processing program.
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Second Grade Language

For Teachers 2nd
For this language arts worksheet, 2nd graders complete multiple choice questions about ending sounds, capitals, completing sentences, punctuation, and more. Students complete 25 questions.
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Rules for Avoiding Comma Splices and Fused Sentences

For Teachers 8th - 9th
In this grammar worksheet, students identify and fix comma splices and fused sentences in forty sentences. Students correct sentences, and also fix the punctuation within three paragraphs.
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Weekly Lesson Plan- Guided Reading

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders listen to a letter from a bear and his mother which is downloaded from a website before writing question they could ask the bear. They examine a postcard written by the character, find the which country Boston is in, and...
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Classroom Pet Exchange

For Teachers 1st - 3rd
Young scholars correspond with another class, long distance via e-mail and written letters. They exchange a stuffed pet with the other class and write in a journal.
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Word Processing Valentines

For Teachers Pre-K - 6th
Students create Valentines Day cards. In this rhyming and patterns lesson, students complete poems with rhyming words. Students type the poems with correct punctuation and capitalization. Students then decorate their cards.
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Punctuating Dialogue

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students punctuate sentences containing dialogue. In this dialogue lesson students solve and create sentence puzzles which are sentences cut into individual parts.
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Pumpkins-How Do They Grow?

For Teachers 1st
What a creative way to have students discuss plants! Learners use educational software to complete a graphic organizer on the basic needs of a pumpkin plant, and then write sentences describing their findings. This is a great way to...
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Writing Pacing Charts

For Teachers 2nd - 4th
A week of word choice lessons is laid out here for your convenience! Learners focus on strong and weak verbs in several activities over five days. There are literature suggestions, and each day pupils complete a mini-lesson, workshop,...
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Sending E-mail

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Middle schoolers learn about writing and sending e-mail. They discuss the differences between the ways messages may travel. Then, they learn and compare the writing process between e-mail and regular mail.
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"Painting" More Expressive Language

For Teachers K - 1st
Young scholars listen to the book Papa, Please Get The Moon For Me, by Eric Carle. They create an illustration using a computer paint program. Learners type one sentence describing their picture into a text box in the paint program to...
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Narrative Writing

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Learners create new sentences using adverb clauses identified from a book.  In this narrative writing activity, students write new sentences from some of the dependent clauses used in a book read to them by the teacher.  Learners put the...
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The Rockin' Rock Cycle: Metamorphic Rocks

For Teachers 3rd - 5th Standards
Students study the formation of metamorphic rock. In this metamorphic rock lesson, students examine how metamorphic rock forms as part of the rock cycle. They review the rock cycle using chocolate chips, conduct Internet research, and...
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Fish Tales

For Teachers 1st
Have your class learn about marine life. Learners write a story about a fish, create an art project, and share their work with the class. This experience could be enhanced by having them conduct Internet research to discover some of the...
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Publishing

For Teachers 5th
Fifth graders create a final draft of an original realistic fiction story. In this language arts instructional activity, 5th graders discuss what should be in place in order for a piece of writing to be published. Students share their...
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Elvis

For Teachers 1st
In this excellent music and history lesson, 1st graders watch movies and listen to music sung by Elvis Presley, then draw and write as if they were a famous singer. This entertaining and inventive lesson has a terrific assessment...
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Who Do You Know?

For Teachers 3rd - 4th
Students research and describe the contributions of African-American men and women. They write their notes in a Microsoft Word document. They present their information to the class.
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Mystery Eggs

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Learners investigate the properties of plastic eggs filled with solids, liquids, and gases and use these observations to hypothesize whether a chicken egg is hard-boiled or raw.
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Building a Better Sentence

For Teachers 1st
Sentence construction is both a science and an art. This bare bones lesson ties an analysis of earth's geology to sentence formation. Although referenced as a major part of the activity, there are no links to the technology or resources...
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The Causes of Pollution

For Teachers 3rd - 5th Standards
Learners identify types of pollution. For this environmental lesson, students view a video and discuss the types of pollution. Learners create a poster to suggest ways to prevent pollution.
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Capitalization

For Teachers 9th
Ninth graders analyze the rules for proper use of capitalization strategies and apply them to a variety of writing situations. Proofreading skills are utilized as corrections are made.
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Welcome to our Classroom

For Teachers 2nd Standards
Second graders create a classroom resource book for substitutes to help them feel more comfortable and familiar with faces and procedures in our classroom and school. They develop skill in using a digital camera and computer technology.
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Time Flies

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Middle schoolers read and summarize children's books. In this summarizing lesson, students discuss multiple aspects of elements of literature and work in pairs to examine and summarize a well known children's book. A list of suggested...
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Pathwise Instruction Plan-Sequencing Events

For Teachers 1st
First graders write an expository paragraph. In this paragraph writing literacy lesson, 1st graders activate prior knowledge about the components of a paragraph, then listen to the story Pumpkin, Pumpkin, by Jean Titherington. Students...
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Making an Impact

For Teachers 1st
First graders analyze character who make an impact in a story. In this character impact lesson plan, 1st graders make connections to the real world, draw scences from the story and describe the impact a character made.
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The Trumpet of the Swan

For Teachers 5th
Fifth graders discuss how people overcome problems in everyday life. In this problem/solution lesson plan, 5th graders read the book The Trumpet of the Swan and discuss the problems of the characters. Students share problems they face or...
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Double Jeopardy-Homophones

For Teachers 2nd
Second graders identify homophones as words that sound alike but have different meanings. They, given a pair of homophones, are to explain the meanings of the words using gestures, role playing, or drawing a picture with their partner.
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Full Stops

For Teachers K - 1st
This is an incredibly detailed and thorough plan. It is all about full stops - which is the British way of saying, "Periods." First-year learners practice the skill of knowing when to use a period, and understand what periods are meant...
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Sweet Tooth - Full Stops

For Teachers 1st - 2nd
Young writers engage in a lesson which reinforces the concept of when to use periods, "full stops" as they're called, when writing. There is a terrific online activity built into the plan which gives the kids valuable practice, then a...
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Proofreading: Lesson 4

For Teachers 8th
Examine the key strategies to proofreading a piece of writing for errors in sentence structure, usage, mechanics and spelling. Eighth graders practice putting into correct passage commonly confused words (too, two, to) when writing to a...
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Frogs

For Teachers 2nd
Second graders participate in a class discussion about frogs. They view pictures of tadpoles and then watch a film that shows what happens to tadpoles as they grow and develop. Next they work in groups to write in their journals and...
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Describing Words

For Teachers 1st
First graders brainstorm adjectives, recognize adjectives within text read by teacher, identify sentences that contain adjectives using Hyperstudio stack, and write two descriptive sentences for abstract image they create.
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Compare and Contrast with Pink and Say

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders complete a shared reading of the book Pink and Say by Patricia Polacco and character analysis Venn diagram. In this character analysis lesson, 6th graders read the book and work in groups to compare and contrast the two...
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Math Cast

For Teachers 5th
Problem solving is a key ingredient to a good lesson plan. Students write a series of word problems showing the step-by-step process they used to solve them. They present their problems to the class using a Keynote slide show. A pdf is...
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Pumpkins - How Do They Grow?

For Teachers 1st
First graders write a sentence telling what a pumpkin plant needs to live. They draw a picture to illustrate each sentence. They investigate the needs of a variety of different plants. They complete a computerized graphic organizer to...
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Language of a Rainbow

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders develop language skills creating poetry, stories and songs. They are each assigned a one color found on the rainbow. They will use that color as inspiration for their research and the ongoing poetry project. 
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English With Technology

For Teachers 4th
Fourth graders use the smart board and their workbook to complete writing assignments based on parts of speech and sentence structure. In this writing lesson plan, 4th graders write, question, punctuate, and more.
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Mystery Message Word Processing

For Teachers 3rd - 4th
Young scholars practice basic word processing skills and eventually reveal a Mystery Message. They utilize basic word processing skills including spacing, use of capitals, deleting/replacing text, cut, copy, and paste.
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Laws and Rules

For Teachers 1st
First graders participate in a role play about laws and rules where they portray an authority figure, or portray someone who has to obey the law. In this sociology and law lesson plan, 1st graders discuss the purpose of laws and rules....
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Using Symbol and Function Keys

For Teachers 2nd
Second graders recognize the keys on a computer keyboard and understand their uses. In this computer keyboarding instructional activity, 2nd graders type sentences using the symbol and function keys on the keyboard.
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Social Studies Integrated with Writing Lesson Plan

For Teachers 1st
First graders access prior knowledge about goods and pricing.  For this scarcity lesson, 1st graders understand the meaning of scarcity and how it effects people.  Students prepare for a boat trip and choose three things to bring with...
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Harvest Happenings

For Teachers K - 3rd
Students explore the history of agriculture and develop a personal connection to agriculture. Students investigate how farming practices have evolved through the years and create poetry relating to harvest.
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Bullying: Creative Writing

For Teachers 2nd - 6th
Students read books about bullying and discuss them. In this bullying lesson plan, students read and discuss books about bullying, and then write their own story about bullying and share it.
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Playscripts

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders identify features of playscripts such as stage directions, characters' names, etc. creating a class checklist. They take a picture walk through the book to make a prediction of what will happen and identify the theme.
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Fiction and Poetry

For Teachers 1st - 4th
Students explore fictional text and poetry. They explore the story structures used in the types of texts and examine the language patterns used. Students practice tracking text in the correct manner.
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Proofreading: Lesson 1

For Teachers 4th
Fourth graders examine instructions for proofreading activities and develop strategies to use in proofreading. They find and correct errors in grammar, usage, and mechanics in different writing samples.
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First Grade Language Practice

For Teachers 1st - 2nd
In this grade 1 language worksheet, students answer a total of 25 multiple choice questions covering a wide range of 1st grade language concepts. Answers are included.
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Eloquent Speech

For Teachers 2nd
Second graders discover that oral and written communication can be improved, and made to sound more eloquent, when the following questions are addressed; Who? What? Where? When? Why? students use word processing to copy a poem using clip...
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A Bad Day at Work--Oral and Writing Skills Development

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Students watch a silent cartoon and use oral language skills to analyze and retell the story.  Students complete worksheets and other activities to enhance learning.
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Trucks and Community Workers

For Teachers 1st
First graders identify community helpers and their roles. In this transportation lesson, 1st graders complete a series of lessons integrating technology and literacy. Students decode sounds of short u, c/s/ and g/j/ words and improve...
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Mr., Mrs., and Dr. Too

For Teachers K - 2nd
Students use abbreviations correctly in everyday situations. Activities include introductions to abbreviating names, titles, months, and more.
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Writing With Dolch

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students increase their skills in word attack, fluency, and spelling of words and research and find information on topics from the Internet. They then use the Quick Cam with the computer and will increase cooperative skills in small...
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Space Exploration

For Teachers 9th - 11th
Young scholars view primary source pictures and decide how each is an example of exploration.  In this space exploration lesson, students view a PowerPoint presentation entitled "Man In" and work in pairs to decide what kind of...
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Are You Sure They Lived Happily Ever After?

For Teachers 1st - Higher Ed
Young scholars listen to a read aloud of Jon Scieszka's, The Frog Prince. They predict what happens after the frog prince marries his princess.
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I Wish I Had a Pet

For Teachers 1st
Brainstorming for a research project is the first step in being able to choose a good topic. Students use Inspiration software to brainstorm ideas for their paper.
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Animal Report

For Teachers 2nd
Second graders research an animal of their choice and then write a structured report about it. They use Word Art to make a cover for their report.
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Proofreading

For Teachers 4th
Fourth graders explore the proofreading process. They practice proofreading for errors in sentence structure, usage, and mechanics. Students develop strategies for proofreading and differentiate between commonly confused words.
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Our Lives and the Four Seasons

For Teachers K - 3rd
Students compare and contrast the four seasons. Using this information, they determine the plant, animal and environmental activities that can be enjoyed in each season. They discuss why the seasons must change and how humans adapt to them.
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Roll Out the Run-ons

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Students participate in activities in order to investigate the concept of run-on sentences. They identify a complete sentence and the correct characteristics that it possesses.
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Leapin' Leprechauns

For Teachers 1st
First graders practice their creative writing skills. In this leprechaun lesson, 1st graders read book about leprechauns and discuss them. Students write stories about meeting leprechauns using their best describing words.
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SWOOP Reading

For Teachers 1st
First graders read fluently. In this phonics lesson students practice reading strategies for fluency. They write a response in their journal about the book read in class.
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Is That Expression in Your Voice Or Are You Just Happy To See Me?

For Teachers 3rd
Student increase their reading fluency through the use of various strategies. After reviewing decoding strategies, 3rd graders, working in groups, write sentences that could be read with expression. Each member of the group takes turns...
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State Comparisons

For Teachers 2nd - 5th
Students participate in a state comparisons scavenger hunt. They write down how certain states are alike and diferent. They write a paragraph on why they would move to a different state.
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Publishing: A Persuasive Essay

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders are given an opportunity to create a visual to accompany their presentations of their persuasive essays. They may use the computer or other media as resources.
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Getting to Know Our Elected Officials

For Teachers 4th
Fourth graders research an elected official of their choice. They complete a Five-Paragraph Boogie Test worksheets.
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Using Editing Symbols

For Teachers 5th
In this editing worksheet, 5th graders review the editing symbols and then read the paragraph. Students use the symbols to correct the paragraph.
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Health Importance

For Teachers 1st
First graders create a poster about health after filling out a survey on a health topic. In this health lesson plan, 1st graders read the Staying Clean and Fit section of their health book.
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Publishing Pupils

For Teachers 2nd
Second graders are guided through the writing process and then given time to use the skills they have acquired by writing a story and publishing it using a computer.
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What's Inside My Memory Bag?

For Teachers K - 2nd
Students write sentences and illustrate pictures that relate to special mementos they bring to class.