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Ms. Bradley

8th Grade ELA Teacher Boonsboro Middle School

Meet Google Drive – One place for all your files. Acting I Middle School 6th-8th. Wise Old Quotes and Wise Sayings. Symbolism in Maus - Mr. Brunken's Maus Unit. Maus is a graphic novel that relies heavily on visual metaphors and symbolism to deliver its message.

Symbolism in Maus - Mr. Brunken's Maus Unit

Understanding these symbols and visual metaphors is essential to understanding this book. Avoid Plagiarism in Research Papers with Paraphrases & Quotations. 5 Minute Writing Lesson #5 - How to Integrate Sources: Summarizing, Paraphrasing, and Direct Quoting. Mrchiltonsenglish. 2 Dub: Writing Workshops - Mr. Chilton's English. Improving Your Essays in 4,367 Easy Steps Improving Your Essays in 4,367 Easy Steps Improving your essays with these "easy" steps: Click here Summer Essay 2W: How to Write for AP Summer Essay 2W: How to Write for AP.

2 Dub: Writing Workshops - Mr. Chilton's English

ELA Rubrics - Rochelle Middle School ELA Common Core Curriculum and Rubrics. The rubrics below are what we use to grade 8th grade essays or research projects in our writing classes.

ELA Rubrics - Rochelle Middle School ELA Common Core Curriculum and Rubrics

Before using the rubrics, our students are trained on how to use them. Argumentative Rubric : based on the Common Core Standards and the PARCC graded exemplars Works Cited Rubric : We add this component to the argumentative or informative rubrics if students write a research essay instead of a regular essay; based on Common Core Standards and MLA format. Narrative Rubric : created for a personal narrative or story that students share specifically about themselves The rubric below was created for other disciplines to use.

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The Light in the Forest

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The Journey

Once the hero reaches his destination, the story ends. When I was in my English Education program at UGA, one of my classmates introduced me to Joseph Campbell. I can’t remember the particulars anymore, only that Greg mentioned Campbell’s interview with Bill Moyers, which became The Power of Myth. 10 ways to reach SAMR’s redefinition level. Redefinition is at the top of the SAMR model, and most educators want to know how the can reach it.

10 ways to reach SAMR’s redefinition level

Here are several ideas for redefining learning with technology. (Image via Dr. Orpheus the Lyrical: Figurative Language Review Video Game. Orpheus the Lyrical is a figurative language review game following the classic Greek myth of Orpheus and Eurydice, where Orpheus travels to the underworld to regain his lost wife.

Orpheus the Lyrical: Figurative Language Review Video Game

This game offers a twist on traditional gaming in that it offers a genuine educational experience. In the course of the game, students will answer literally hundreds of questions about figurative language written and compiled by English teacher, Mr. Morton. Unlike a traditional worksheet or figurative language practice activity, however, students will have fun doing it.

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World Literature II American Studies in Literature Major Works:Twain, Mark: The Adventures of Huckleberry FinnFitzgerald, F. Ubdeducators - Dana Historical Fiction. Update: After all your feedback, I have revamped the project and uploaded a new file.

ubdeducators - Dana Historical Fiction

I am leaving this page up as a sample of work in progress. Please take a look at the new project! New Handout: Historical Fiction (MS Word document file). Ramsdell1027114011.

Descriptive Passages

Create QR Code. Use Google Forms to create a self-grading quiz. The Three Principles. Three primary principles, which are based on neuroscience research, guide UDL and provide the underlying framework for the Guidelines: Principle I: Provide Multiple Means of Representation (the “what” of learning) Learners differ in the ways that they perceive and comprehend information that is presented to them.

The Three Principles

For example, those with sensory disabilities (e.g., blindness or deafness); learning disabilities (e.g., dyslexia); language or cultural differences, and so forth may all require different ways of approaching content. Others may simply grasp information quicker or more efficiently through visual or auditory means rather than printed text. Also learning, and transfer of learning, occurs when multiple representations are used, because it allows students to make connections within, as well as between, concepts. Principle II: Provide Multiple Means of Action and Expression (the “how” of learning) Principle III: Provide Multiple Means of Engagement (the “why” of learning)

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