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Explanation of one teacher& use of Article of the Week to include more non-fiction and increase student& reading skills 6th Grade Reading, Middle School Reading, Middle School English, Student Reading, Teaching Strategies, Teaching Writing, Teaching Tips, Writing Strategies, Comprehension Strategies

The AoW: A Way to Work Nonfiction Into Your Instruction

Students are reading their articles more closely, which is evidenced by the increased amount of questions and comments written on their articles of the week. We've also added in Phrase Breaking to help break up longer sentences, making these sentences more manageable. In their Reflections, I've also noticed that students are beginning to add in details from the article as support for their ideas. This is not something I've modeled for them or requested from them, it is the natural…

Keep your classroom up to date with students reporting on current events. Current Events Worksheet for Middle & High School - FREE- Four pages total. 6th Grade Social Studies, Social Studies Classroom, Teaching Social Studies, Teaching History, School Classroom, Classroom Ideas, Future Classroom, Geography Classroom, Teaching Geography

Current Events Worksheet for Middle & High School - FREE

A worksheet containing questions that can accompany any current events news article. Students may select their own article, or teachers can print the article they wish to have the students evaluate. I developed this worksheet for use in my own 8th grade Social Studies class. This exercise helps stu...

Real Talk: Hip Hop Education for Social Justice - Session One The last school I taught at played this every Friday morning to the students, it was always my favorite announcement of the week- current events with hip-hop beats! English Classroom, Classroom Fun, Classroom Activities, Classroom Objectives, Teaching History, Teaching Resources, Morning Announcements, Middle School English, Drama

Educational Hip-Hop Songs & Videos for All Subjects, K-12

Flocabulary is an library of songs, videos and activities for K-12 online learning. Browse our library of educational rap songs including: science, language arts, social studies, current events and math videos for kids.

 Set of twenty task cards. Use with any current event and reutilize throughout the year. Promote higher order thinking in your classroom. 6th Grade Social Studies, Social Studies Classroom, Teaching Social Studies, Student Teaching, Teaching Reading, Learning, Critical Thinking Activities, Teaching Strategies, Teaching Tools

Current Events Critical Thinking Questions! Set of twenty task cards. Use with any current event and reutilize throughout the year. Promote higher order thinking in your classroom.

Critical thinking about News A great tool for students to get involved with the news and current events. This simple writing format helps students find, summarize and write opinions about current news stories. A great filler for various classes. 5th Grade Social Studies, Social Studies Activities, Teaching Social Studies, Teaching Resources, Educational Activities, Current News Stories, Current Events Articles, Current Events Worksheet, Middle School History

CURRENT EVENTS: News Article Summary & Analysis Template

This Current Events Summary is an excellent tool for students to get involved with the news and the current events of the week. A simple writing format helps students find, summarize, and write opinions about current news stories and current events. I find this activity to be a practical filler fo...

Great Non-fiction resource DOGO News - Kids news articles Kids current events; plus kids news on science, sports, and more! News Articles For Kids, Kids News, Science Resources, Teaching Resources, Science Topics, Teaching Ideas, Reading Activities, Teaching Reading, Learning

Kids news articles! Kids current events; plus kids news on science, sports, and more!

DOGO News has fun articles for kids on current events, science, sports, and more! There are also lots of stories, pictures, videos, games and the DOGO news map for kids! Add your comments, read reviews of cool websites, and more!

Here are 14 Ready to Use Current Events Activities. There are 12 Current Events worksheet and graphic organizers that can be used with any article. 6th Grade Social Studies, Social Studies Classroom, Teaching Social Studies, Teaching History, Current Events Worksheet, Current Events News, 6th Grade Reading, School Worksheets, Graphic Organizers

Current Events Activities to Use with Any Article Distance Learning

This product contains 23 no-prep current events printables and graphic organizers that can be used with any article or internet news post. Use them when you are reading an article as a class or for independent selections to keep your students accountable. They will also work well with Time for Kids ...

Common Core- ready research assignment for ELA or Social Studies/History! Students research what historical figures would say about today's current events. Study History, History Education, Teaching History, Teaching Resources, Teaching Tools, Teaching Secondary, Teaching Social Studies, Research Skills, Research Projects

Short Biography Research Project for ELA or SS: What Would ____ Do?

Have you ever wondered what historical figures would say about today's current events if they were still alive? Would Gandhi approve of the Occupy movement? Would Amelia Earhart fight funding cuts to the space program? Would Dr. King be taking on urban education? Hook students into doing primary AND...

14 Ready to Use Current Events Activities. There are 12 Current Events worksheet and graphic organizers that can be used with any article. There is also a Current Events Sharing form for students to use with an article that will be shared with the class. Event Planning Quotes, Event Planning Business, Social Studies Activities, Teaching Resources, Current Events Worksheet, School Newspaper, Study History, Reading Skills, Graphic Organizers

Current Events Activities to Use with Any Article Distance Learning

This product contains 23 no-prep current events printables and graphic organizers that can be used with any article or internet news post. Use them when you are reading an article as a class or for independent selections to keep your students accountable. They will also work well with Time for Kids ...

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Free iPad Apps to Teach Current Events

Educator and blogger Monica Burns gives a quick tour of her favorite iPad apps for integrating online content into her current events lessons.

Current Events Science Article Assignment (Includes MYP Criterion A Rubric) Current Events Worksheet, Science Current Events, Current Events Articles, Science Lesson Plans, Science Lessons, Science Ideas, Science Projects, Middle School Reading, Middle School Science

Current Events Science Article Assignment

This assignment can be used during any science unit in an effort to link current events information to the science classroom. Physical, Earth, and Life Sciences can be used and students can find the relevance in what they are learning in the classroom and apply it to their real-world. This templat...

Free iPad Apps to Teach Current Events via Edutopia Social Studies Classroom, Social Studies Resources, Teaching Social Studies, Teaching Resources, History Classroom, Teaching Materials, Teaching Ideas, Teaching Technology, Educational Technology

Free iPad Apps to Teach Current Events

Educator and blogger Monica Burns gives a quick tour of her favorite iPad apps for integrating online content into her current events lessons.

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