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Grades 3 – 5 | Lesson Plan | Minilesson How Big Are Martin’s Big Words? Thinking Big about the Future Inspired by the book Martin’s Big Words, students explore information on Dr. King to think about his "big" words, then they write about their own "big" words and dreams. Grades 3 – 5 | Lesson Plan | Standard Lesson Engaging Students in a Collaborative Exploration of the Gettysburg Address In small groups, students closely examine one sentence from the Gettysburg Address and create a multigenre project communicating what they have discovered about the meaning and significance of the text. Playing with Prepositions through Poetry Students play with and explore prepositions during a whole group reading of Ruth Heller’s Behind the Mask, and then by composing and publishing prepositional poems based on the book’s style. Grades 6 – 8 | Lesson Plan | Standard Lesson Entering History: Nikki Giovanni and Martin Luther King, Jr. Grades K – 2 | Lesson Plan | Standard Lesson Grades K – 2 | Lesson Plan | Unit

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School plans to start lessons at 1:30pm so students can sleep late Clock image A private school in the UK says that it will start lessons at 1:30pm for older students, so that they can wake up late. Hampton Court House said that classes for A-level students will begin at 1:30pm and finish at 7pm. A-level (which stands for Advanced Level) is the qualification that 16-18 year-olds take in England, Wales and Northern Ireland at the end of their secondary schooling. The headteacher of the school, Guy Holloway, said that he hopes the new timetable will make students more productive.

Theme Poems In this online tool, elementary students can write poems based on shapes from five different categories: Nature, School, Sports, Celebrations, and Shapes. Within these categories, 32 different shapes are included. By selecting a shape, students are learning how to focus their writing on a particular topic or theme. In addition, as part of the online tool, students are prompted to brainstorm, write, and revise their poems, thus reinforcing elements of the writing process. Acrostic Poems Grades 7 – 10 | Lesson Plan | Standard Lesson Engineering the Perfect Poem by Using the Vocabulary of STEM Students research engineering careers and create poetry to understand the vocabulary of STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics).

Could enter lines of poems for students to place in order--for seminar. by dgordon Aug 9

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