RI.6.4

RI.6.4. Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative, connotative, and technical meanings.

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Traveling Robert Frost's : The Road Not Taken
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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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Robert Frost
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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.6.4
February 21, 2011 at 12:10 PM
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Learn About William Shakespeare and the Globe Theatre
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Learn about William Shakespeare and the Globe theatre, where his plays were performed in this five-minute video clip.
Found by teresahopson in RI.6.4
June 18, 2011 at 10:06 PM
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Quotations from Louisa May Alcott's Novel, Little Women
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A thought provoking collection of Creative Quotations from Louisa May Alcott (1832-1888); Her book "Little Women," 1868, sold millions of copies. (01:26)
Found by grazianione in RI.6.4
January 12, 2010 at 10:06 AM
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Henry David Thoreau and Walden Pond
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A film documentary showing video footage of his home at Walden Pond, with selections of the book read by a male narrator, with woodwind instrumentation (just a little too loud) in the background.  Includes illustrations from primary documents of the ... [more]
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July 21, 2009 at 09:40 AM
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Henry David Thoreau - Excerpts from "Life Without Principle"
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Using quotes from Thoreau's work, this video shows insights into this author's beliefs and character. A good video for those starting to read his work and for raising discussions in class about nature, work, and the human condition. (04:12)
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January 17, 2011 at 10:18 PM
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The Journal of Henry David Thoreau
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Henry David Thoreau is justly famous for his book "Walden," which tells the story of the two years he spent living by the pond, in the Concord woods. But he also wrote a journal, which he started at age 20 in 1837, and kept up until 1861, shortly bef... [more]
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May 29, 2011 at 05:55 PM
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Learn About William Shakespeare's Retirement
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William Shakespeare's Retirement - Learn about William Shakespeare's retirement in his later years. (06:48)
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June 18, 2011 at 10:01 PM
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Nathaniel Hawthorne
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A four minute video that details his life by visiting some of the places where the writer might have visited in his time. There is a running caption. The video also helps explain the symbolism used by Hawthorne. Great insights into the meanings of va... [more]
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February 18, 2011 at 09:43 PM
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Learn About the Last Will of William Shakespeare
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The Last Will of William Shakespeare - Learn about William Shakespeare's last will after his death and what it really meant. (04:41)
Found by teresahopson in RI.6.4
June 18, 2011 at 11:28 AM
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