Genre Writing: A way to organize your literature curriculum: Genres. "Knowledge of different genres gives students useful schemata-frameworks for understanding born of prior knowledge and experience-for story types" (Lynch-Brown, Short, & Tomlinson, p.
Movie Lesson Plans Based on Films that will Inspire and Motivate Students; Movie Lesson Plans for High School, Middle School, Elementary and Home School
Brume |bro͞om| early 18th century from French via Latin from bruma 'winter' #beautifulwords #wordoftheday #mountains #spring #Korea
Informational Text FREEBIES!
Informational Text FREEBIES! These worksheets have a lot of visual structure which is perfect for our special needs students. Document what features are present in non-fiction text as well as determining why the author put that in the story. Download at: http://www.teacherkarma.com/2014/09/non-fiction-tools-of-trade-freebie.html
Content-Area Conversations: How to Plan Discussion-Based Lessons for Diverse Language Learners
Descry |diˈskrī| Middle English origin perhaps confused with obsolete descry‘describe,’ variant of obsolete descrive (via Old French from Latin describere ‘write down’), which also had the meaning ‘perceive.’
Colporteur (noun) a peddler of books, newspapers, and similar literature. (Anyone familiar with 7th Day Adventists will know this word.)
FREE & COMPLETE Charlotte Mason online homeschool curriculum Can be extremely overwhelming, but great ideas for classical education. I pick and choose what I like from it - especially book lists and literature. Lots of links to free books online.