Connecting the Universal Refugee Experience of Fleeing and Finding Home to the Title of the Novel Inside Out & Back Again B. Forming Evidence-Based Claims: Connecting the Idea of Fleeing and Finding Home with “Inside Out” (14 minutes) Remind students that in their end of unit essay, they will analyze how the meaning of the novel’s title, Inside Out & Back Again, relates to the universal refugee experience of fleeing and finding home and how this experience is revealed in Ha’s story.Tell students that in this lesson, they will focus on gathering evidence and forming claims related to two questions.
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On-Demand End of Unit Assessment and Celebration of Opinion Writing A. Engaging the Writer and Unpacking the Learning Targets (10 minutes) Gather students together with their Peter Pan journals. Tell them that today they will get to write their opinion about their second favorite Peter Pan character.Ask students to sit with a partner and talk about which character they selected as their second favorite. Ask them: * “Why was that character your second favorite?”
Georgia CCS · CCGPS Mathematics Grades K-5 · CCGPS Mathematics Glossary Third grade teachers working on unit revisions at GaDOE (June 2013) Common Core Prompt/Task Builder Once you click on a template, use the field below to edit, revise, or add content to the template. The Context field gives you a place to add information about the audience or writing situation. The Context field can be left blank. When your prompt is finished, simply copy and paste it into a document or presentation. Sample 1
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Educational Leadership:Instruction That Sticks:Strategies That Make Learning Last Daniel T. Willingham The second way is by illuminating fundamental principles of how students think and learn. Every teacher has a theory of how children learn; the theory may be unstated, but every teacher takes actions (or refrains from taking them) in the belief that doing so will help kids learn better. If researchers could offer principles of memory that are relatively universal across students, materials, and contexts, now that would help educators.