RI.6.2

RI.6.2. Determine a central idea of a text and how it is conveyed through particular details; provide a summary of the text distinct from personal opinions or judgments.

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Ages: 14 - 18
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Traveling Robert Frost's : The Road Not Taken
From nextvista.org, produced by nextvista.org
This video features a college professor, Dr. Linda Selman, giving biographical information on Robert Frost and analysis of his famous poem " The Road Not Taken".  The words of the poem are shown on a screen, and then she carefully explains its messag... [more]
September 10, 2011 at 09:54 AM
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Ages: 8 - 18
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Robert Frost
From ambrosevideo.com, produced by Ambrose Videos
This 4:44 minute video is a narration of Frost's life, including the reading of his famous poem, Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening. A good video to show to students before the reading of Frost's works.
Found by freealan in RI.6.2
February 21, 2011 at 12:10 PM
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Ages: 6 - 18
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Maya Angelou - Mini Bio
From biography.com, produced by Biography
A four minute video about the career if this multi-talented lady author, dancer, and so much more. Very motivating for help students understand her writings and rich life.
Found by freealan in RI.6.2
December 3, 2011 at 11:31 PM
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Ages: 8 - 18
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Dangerous Book for Boys Part Deux
From YouTube, produced by Harper Collins
Connand Hal Iggulden's book is not a stereotypical children's book. It is focused squarely on quintessential boyhood. It teaches how to tie the five knows every boy should know, how to navigate and how to make invisible ink. The video trailer introdu... [more]
Found by Lynn Brogan in RI.6.2
June 14, 2010 at 09:49 PM
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Ages: 9 - 18
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Jules Verne
From biography.com, produced by Biography
This 45 minute video is a full biography of French author Jules Verne and his science fiction writings and his visions. He was the man who invented science fiction writing. It show the importance of writers to be interested in a variety of areas an... [more]
Found by freealan in RI.6.2
December 4, 2011 at 12:05 AM
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Ages: 8 - 12
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An Interview With Carolyn Marsden, a Children's Author
From meetmeatthecorner.org, produced by meetmeatthecorner.org
A student interviews author Carolyn Marsden in this selection.  The author provides tips on collaboration and writing.  She enjoys working with others to write because she learns all about other cultures.  ( 3:19)
September 28, 2011 at 07:22 AM
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Ages: 9 - 18
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Anne Frank documentary including the only known video of Anne Frank
From YouTube, produced by BBC
This video includes the only known moving footage of Anne Frank, filmed in 1941 as on onlooker to part of a wedding.  The young girl Anne looks out a window of an apartment building in Amsterdam at a wedding party below.  Anne's life is discussed bri... [more]
Found by grazianione in RI.6.2
January 15, 2010 at 01:22 PM
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Ages: 6 - 18
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J.K. Rowling - Mini Bio
From biography.com, produced by Biography
This four minute video provides a short biography of JK Rowling and her life as a writer of the famous Harry Potter books and how her work became a record sales breaker.
Found by freealan in RI.6.2
December 3, 2011 at 11:59 PM
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Ages: 10 - 18
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Louisa May Alcott: 'Little Women'
From YouTube, produced by PBS
In this video, Louisa May Alcott offers a glimpse of the elements of her life she wrote into her masterpiece. Louisa May Alcott is the author of  Little Women.  The novel is a great partial autobiographical novel. It powerfully shows the world of wom... [more]
Found by grazianione in RI.6.2
January 12, 2010 at 09:49 AM
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Ages: 9 - 18
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Louisa May Alcott, American Author- A Brief Overview
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This video features narration with still images of the family homestead, the family and family friends, and the cover and illustrations from one edition of "Little Women." The female narrator informs us the popularity of this classic novel, "Little W... [more]
Found by teresahopson in RI.6.2
July 21, 2009 at 09:26 AM
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