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    Minilesson

    Discovering Word Origins (Etymology)

    Use shared inquiry to find word origins.

    Word cloud

    Minilesson

    Sharing Fiction with a Partner

    Use shared inquiry to read fiction.

    Illustration of boy reading giant book

    Minilesson

    Analyzing Point of View in Media

    Review media for point of view.
     

    Minilesson

    Detecting Media Bias

    Practice detecting bias.
     

    Image of an unbalanced scale

    Minilesson

    Writing a Historical Dialogue

    Create a dialogue with a historical figure.

    Minilesson

    Writing an Arts & Performance Review

    Review a song, dance, poem, or piece of artwork.

    Vintage symbols of various arts

    Minilesson

    Writing a List Poem

    Learn how to write a list poem.
     

    Quill and Ink

    Blog Post

    Hold a “Dates with the Greats” Interview Party

    English Language Arts: 
    Writing
    Speaking
    Listening
    21st Century Skills: 
    Researching
    Presenting

    Blog Post

    Rethinking Summer Reading Lists

    Blog Post

    Create a Writing Wish List

    Minilesson

    Creating a Dialogue Journal

    Engage in a written conversation.

    Writing Assessment Model

    Snowflake Bentley

    Writing Assessment Model

    Dear Mr. Marc Brown

    Writing Assessment Model

    One Great Book

    Writing Assessment Model

    Julius the Baby of the World

    Writing Assessment Model

    Forth of July

    Writing Assessment Model

    Turkey Day

    Writing Assessment Model

    Happy Halloween

    Writing Assessment Model

    4th of July Traditions

    Writing Assessment Model

    Friday

    Writing Assessment Model

    Dee Dees hose

    Writing Assessment Model

    The Horrible Day

    Writing Assessment Model

    Keeping the Dressing

    Blog Post

    Dos and Don'ts of Writing Assessment

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