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Literary Elements Found in Songs
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Examples of Simile, Metaphor, Personification, Alliteration, and Hyperbole are found while exploring quick clips of today's hit music from artists such as Katy Perry, Selina Gomez, Green Day, Uncle Kracker, and Taylor Swift. Questions are provided to... [more]
Found by begamatt in L.6.5
February 27, 2012 at 11:49 AM
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Ages: 8 - 18
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Comprehension Strategies
From YouTube, produced by Peggy Semingson
Using the nonfiction book, Wilma Unlimited, this teacher models the following reading comprehensions strategies for teachers to use in their classrooms: Get the Gist,  Read Recover Retell, Story Star, The Hand, character traits, and revisiting the te... [more]
Found by Mrs Jefferies in RL.6.1
August 24, 2011 at 11:21 PM
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Ages: 8 - 18
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Comprehension Strategies
From YouTube, produced by Peggy Semingson
Using the nonfiction book, Wilma Unlimited, this teacher models the following reading comprehensions strategies for teachers to use in their classrooms: Get the Gist,  Read Recover Retell, Story Star, The Hand, character traits, and revisiting the te... [more]
August 24, 2011 at 11:21 PM
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Ages: 9 - 18
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Personification
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Students created this video learning tool and there are several good examples of personification on this video. There is no commentary. There are sentence examples--one after the other. The subject being personified is one color and the personificati... [more]
Found by teresahopson in L.6.5a
December 23, 2009 at 09:14 PM
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Ages: 10 - 18
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Commonly Misused Words: THEY'RE, THERE, THEIR
From YouTube, produced by English Videos
Homonyms are words that sound the same, but have different meanings and spelling. In this lecture, the teacher explains how to correctly use the homonyms they’re, their, and there.  She then discusses each one in detail, gives a hint on how to rememb... [more]
Found by Barb in L.6.2b
August 10, 2009 at 07:38 PM
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Ages: 8 - 18
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Doritos Commercial - Live the Flavor
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This 2007 Doritos commercial uses humor along with several descriptive adjectives to relay a persuasive message to the audience. Commercials are not only relevant to students, but can also be used for a variety of comprehension skills such as: cause ... [more]
Found by begamatt in RL.6.1
August 16, 2012 at 01:00 PM
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