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It's Monday! What Are You Reading? 11/24/14

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? is a meme started by Book Journey. The folks over at Teach Mentor Texts and Unleashing Readers have given it a children’s/YA spin. 286 more words

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Information-based Writing

With today’s shortened class periods due to our weekly advisement, today’s lesson focused mainly upon looking over yesterday’s Essay Scorer data and in the understanding and creation of infographics. 181 more words

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In-Class Art Gallery and Expository Writing Showcase

Upon returning from my last-minute mission yesterday, I brought a selection of 9 works of art for the students to view. The students first had to write down their thoughts and feelings while viewing… 295 more words

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Agent Investigates Disappearance with Student Help

At approximately 11:15 a.m. on Wednesday, November 12th, 2014, Agent Keen (often seen on NBC’s “The Blacklist”) arrived to the classroom of Ms. N. Williams in order to investigate her whereabouts.   73 more words

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It's perfectly normal

Harris, R.E (2009) It’s perfectly normal. Somerville: Candlewick Press. p.93.

This book discusses the changes that occur in young peoples’ bodies as they grow up. These changes include physical, mental and emotional changes young adults and teens may go through. 197 more words

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It's Monday! What Are You Reading? 10/27/14

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? is a meme started by Book Journey. The folks over at Teach Mentor Texts and Unleashing Readers have given it a children’s/YA spin. 959 more words

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Charles and Emma

Heiligman, D. (2009). Charles and Emma: the Darwin’s leap of faith. New York: Henry Holt and Company. p.268

Charles Darwin is known as the Father of Evolutionary Theory. 166 more words

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