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One Woman, 17 British Accents - Anglophenia Ep 5. Edgar Allan Poe: Storyteller. Independent and Dependent Clauses. Serial. Episode 01: The Alibi - Serial. Asia’s letters give a small glimpse into Woodlawn High School in the days after Adnan’s arrest.

Episode 01: The Alibi - Serial

Most people we talked to in the last year - former students and teachers - have a hazy memory of those months. But Asia writes about a school divided over whether or not Adnan is guilty. One teacher tells a group of students that the police wouldn’t have just arrested him on a whim. And, “White girl Stacie just mentioned that she thinks you did it. Something about your fibers on Hae’s body…” But his friends are sticking up for Adnan, telling Asia he’s innocent. Serial Podcast Lesson Plans & Printable... by Mike and Melissa Godsey. Update: Season 2 lesson plans are now available.

Serial Podcast Lesson Plans & Printable... by Mike and Melissa Godsey

Featured by Mind/Shift,The Wall Street Journal andSlate.com, nearly 300 pages of teacher guides and printable student worksheets covering season 1, episodes 1-12 of the podcast "Serial. " This is a zip file of all 5 units marked at a 20% discount. If you'd like, you can download the units individually. Unit 1 is available here, Unit 2 here, Unit 3 here, Unit 4 here, and Unit 5 here What's terrific about studying Serial is that it engages students in a contemporary story which is actually more conducive to teaching the standards than a classic novel.

Each exercise begins with a description of how the exercise aligns to common core ELA standards in reading, writing, language, and listening and speaking, making for easy justification of a Serial unit to administration. Current events, lesson plans, quizzes, assessments. Reading Comprehension Worksheets. "Your reading comprehension materials are the best I've found on the web.

Reading Comprehension Worksheets

They are so thorough and comprehensive! My students and I have learned a lot from them. Thanks so much! " -- Susan B., Carter, KY. 03/21/12 Like these materials? On this page you will find our complete list of high quality reading comprehension worksheets created specially by our team for students in grade levels K-12. READTHEORYWorkbooks Visit our online store here! Our reading comprehension worksheets teach students to think critically, draw inferences, understand scope and global concepts, find or recall details, and infer the meaning of useful vocabulary words. © COPYRIGHT NOTICE: The below publications contain copyrighted work to be used by teachers in school or at home.

Grade 1 - Find more here! Phew! You really really like reading comprehension. A Google a Day. Lessons Worth Sharing. The 50 most important English proverbs. What are proverbs?

The 50 most important English proverbs

Every culture has a collection of wise sayings that offer advice about how to live your life. These sayings are called "proverbs". How can you use proverbs to learn English? It's good to know the really common English proverbs because you hear them come up in conversation all the time. Sometimes people say the entire proverb to give advice to a friend. How to win the US nomination battle. BATTLESHIP: IRREGULAR VERBS. Much to learn, you still have. – Joda.

BATTLESHIP: IRREGULAR VERBS

Despite the evidence that the number of irregular verbs is declining in the English language, there is no danger they will disappear, and the struggle will continue. There are many attempts to find a shortcut in learning irregular verbs, yet with all the options and “magic tricks” available, learning these verbs requires much memorization, drilling and practice.

Today I will show how I use the Battleship game to drill and practise irregular verbs in a fun way. Before the game: Each player will need two 10×10 grids – one with irregular verbs in each square, and one blank grid. Click the Grids to download them. The players then mark where they want to place their ships by circling rows, horizontally or vertically. City WebQuests: Sydney: history and traditions. This webquest will help you investigate Sydney: its history, music and famous landmarks.

City WebQuests: Sydney: history and traditions

You will also plan a trip and send a postcard home. Downloadable worksheet and teacher's notes are available at the bottom of the page. Activity 1: Introductory quiz Visit the link below: Look at the page and, in pairs or small groups, find the answers to the following eight questions on the history of Sydney and Australia. CommonLit. Listening comprehension exercises. Wacky Web Tales. Literature Glossary. The top 20 teaching and learning principles. The APA-supported Coalition for Psychology in Schools and Education has condensed the most important psychological science on PreK–12 teaching and learning into 20 principles: Students' beliefs or perceptions about intelligence and ability affect their cognitive functioning and learning.

The top 20 teaching and learning principles

What students already know affects their learning. Students' cognitive development and learning are not limited by general stages of development. Learning is based on context, so generalizing learning to new contexts is not spontaneous but instead needs to be facilitated. Acquiring long-term knowledge and skill is largely dependent on practice. To download the report, visit APA.