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  • NC.ELA.RL.9-10.2 - Determine a theme of a text and analyze in detail its development over...
At the Bottom of Everything Reader's Guide
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In this Random House for High School Teachers reader's guide, the questions are designed to enhance student discussion of At the Bottom of Everything, a stunning novel of friendship, guilt, and madness: two friends, torn apart by a terrible secret, and the dark adventure that neither of them could have ever conceived.

Subject:
English Language Arts
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
Random House for High School Teachers
Date Added:
05/27/2017
Aylmer's Motivation in Nathaniel Hawthorne's "The Birthmark"
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This guide to The Birthmark by Nathaniel Hawthorne includes analysis of the story, an extensive selection of study and discussion questions, key vocabulary terms, and a follow-up assignment.

Subject:
English Language Arts
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Provider:
National Humanities Center
Date Added:
05/04/2017
Beatrice and Virgil Teacher's Guide
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In this Common Core aligned teacher's guide to Beatrice and Virgil by Yann Martel, students will explore the idea that that there is more than one way of seeing and more than one way of communicating. This guide provides suggested topics for discussions, terms for consideration, supplemental reading, and activities.

Subject:
English Language Arts
Material Type:
Unit of Study
Provider:
Penguin Press
Date Added:
05/15/2017
"Because I could not stop for Death"--Visualizing Meaning and Tone
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In this lesson based on Emily Dickinson's famous poem, students will explore how a poem can infer tone and analyze connotative, allegorical, and metaphoric meaning.

Subject:
English Language Arts
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
Prestwick House
Author:
Prestwick House
Date Added:
04/23/2019
Before My Eyes Teachers Guide
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A teachers guide for Before My Eyes by Caroline Bock, including in-depth insight to the setting, characters, and author's inspiration, questions for class discussion, and activities to provoke deeper understanding of issues

Subject:
English Language Arts
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Provider:
St. Martin's Griffin|Macmillan|Holtzbrinck Publishers, LLC
Date Added:
03/30/2017
Before You Know Kindness Reader's Guide
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In this Random House for High School Teachers reader's guide to Before You Know Kindness by Chris Bohjalian, students will explore themes of family loyalty and underlying meaning. Discussion questions and author and book background provided.

Subject:
English Language Arts
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
Random House for High School Teachers
Date Added:
05/18/2017
Behold the Dreamers Reader's Guide
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This Random House for High School Teachers reader's guide includes questions intended to enrich student discussion of Imbolo Mbue's novel, Behold the Dreamers-- a novel about marriage, immigration, class, race, and the trapdoors in the American Dream.

Subject:
English Language Arts
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
Random House for High School Teachers
Date Added:
05/27/2017
The Bell Reading Guide
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In this reader's guide to Iris Murdoch's novel The Bell, students will learn the background of the book as well as the author, and deepen their understanding of the text through indepth discussion questions. Suggested further reading included.

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English Language Arts
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
Penguin Press
Date Added:
05/02/2017
Black Swan Green Reader's Guide
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This Random House for High School Teachers reader's guide includes discussion questions to further student comprehension and analysis of Black Swan Green by award-winning writer David Mitchell, a meditative novel of boyhood on the cusp of adulthood and the old on the cusp of the new.

Subject:
English Language Arts
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
Random House for High School Teachers
Date Added:
05/24/2017
Black Swan Green Teacher's Guide
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In this Random House for High School Teacher's Guide for Black Swan Green, David Mitchell's coming of age novel, students will explore vocabulary, author background, discussion questions, writing prompts, and extension ideas designed to enhance student understanding of character, theme, and structure.

Subject:
English Language Arts
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
Random House for High School Teachers
Date Added:
05/24/2017
The Blind Assassin Reader's Guide
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This Random House for High School Teachers reader's guide includes questions, discussion topics, and an author biography designed to aid students in exploring Margaret Atwood's book, The Blind Assassin, winner of the Booker Prize and the International Association of Crime Writers Dashiell Hammett Award.

Subject:
English Language Arts
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
Random House for High School Teachers
Date Added:
05/22/2017
Bombingham Teacher's Guide
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This Random House for High School Teachers teacher's guide includes questions, discussion topics, comparison to other texts, and an author biography designed to aid students in exploring Bombingham by Anthony Grooms. Through the compelling narration of Walter Burke, a troubled young soldier caught in the crossfire in Vietnam, Grooms examines the complex intersection of segregation, civil rights, and racism in one city’s past.

Subject:
English Language Arts
Material Type:
Unit of Study
Provider:
Random House for High School Teachers
Date Added:
05/26/2017
Book Report Alternative: Characters for Hire! Studying Character in Drama
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After reading a play, students create a resume for one of the characters. Students first discuss what they know about resumes, then select a character from the play to focus on. Next, they search online for historical background information. Using supporting details from the play, students then draft resumes for their characters and search a job listing site for which their character is qualitfied.

Subject:
English Language Arts
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
ReadWriteThink
Author:
Haley Fishburn Moore
Date Added:
02/26/2019
Book Report Alternative: Creating Reading Excitement with Book Trailers
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After reading books, students share book talks through digital storytelling. First, students plan scripts and then find images to illustrate their scripts. They also add text, narration, music as well as pan and zoom effects. Finally, the joy of reading is prompted through the sharing of the students' digital stories.

Subject:
English Language Arts
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
ReadWriteThink
Author:
Kathy Wickline
Date Added:
02/26/2019
Book Report Alternative: Rewind the Plot!
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By mimicking popular websites that relate the plot of movies, television shows, and real life events in reverse, students have the opportunity to review the plot in a more creative and challenging fashion. Using a snowclone (a verbal formula that is changed for reuse), students complete the phrase "If you read ____ backwards, it's about ____" to comment on the plots of novels.

Subject:
English Language Arts
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
ReadWriteThink
Author:
Kathy Wickline
Date Added:
02/26/2019