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ARGUMENTATIVE WRITING MIDDLE SCHOOL ELA
Argument essay writing is an essential life skill that is much easier to teach when you have well-written mentor texts and a step-by-step process. Students will LOVE this argument essay writing unit, as well as the real-life application and mentor texts included here. *Updated 1/7/18. I included 40

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The Bucket List: “Short Research Project” with Real-World Goal-Setting
Bucket Lists don’t have to be morbid; they can inspire us, give us hope, and force us to change or try new things. Setting goals is a valuable skill made even more priceless when we learn HOW to achieve them! Hook students into doing research in disguise, hiding the work within a topic that they ac

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Speech Unit - Reading, Analyzing, Researching, Presenting - Common Core Aligned!
Meet Common Core State Standards in reading, writing, listening, and speaking with this 10 day Speech Unit. In this unit, students learn about the nonfiction genre of speeches, analyze four historic speeches, develop skills in writing short answer responses, conduct mini-research projects, write a

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“Short Research Projects” Ten-Project ELA Bundle: Volume II
Looking for Common Core “short research projects” that won’t feel like work? Do you want research to spark student curiosity? Need to involve inquiry without students realizing it?This bundle includes ten MORE projects that can be conducted in anywhere from 2-5 days! The length of time depends entir
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RESEARCH PAPER: FEATURE ARTICLE WRITER'S WORKSHOP IN MIDDLE SCHOOL ENGLISH
Research Paper: Feature Article Writer’s Workshop Say the words “research paper” to middle school students and their groans will echo through the school like a yodel in the Grand Canyon. Introduce the term “feature article,” and you have a fighting chance of piquing their curiosity. Before long, t

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Writing Prompts - Research Papers and Argumentative Essays
Writing prompts for research papers and argumentative essays. This product contains forty topics for research or argumentative essays. Each half-sheet prompt contains a topic, questions to consider, and research ideas. They do not tell the student what to write, but offer some thinking points and di

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Inquiry-Based Country Research Project
Inquiry-based learning is a student-centered and teacher-guided instructional approach. It empowers students to become critical thinkers. It increases students’ ability to develop a deep understanding of content while increasing students’ intellectual engagement. Students start by thinking of c
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The Giver: Background Research Collaborative Mini-Project
Looking for a collaborative way to jumpstart your unit, frontload background knowledge, or just lessen how much time YOU spend talking? Put the responsibility on STUDENTS so they can play the role of teacher to each other! This 24-hour unit uses standards W.7 (short research projects) and W.6 (peer
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Note Taking Foldables | 24 No Prep Booklets
This Note Taking Flip Flap Booklet Collection contains 24 No Prep, open ended booklets that can be used with any note taking assignment! These flip flap books are created with Common Core standards in mind, requiring critical thinking and elaboration of ideas. Students are required to respond in a

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“Short Research Project” for ELA or SS: What Would ____ Do?
Have you ever wondered what historical figures would say about today’s current events if they were still alive? Would Gandhi approve of the Occupy movement? Would Amelia Earhart fight funding cuts to the space program? Would Dr. King be taking on urban education? Hook students into doing primary A
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PROBE Notebooks: A creative yearlong ELA Research Project
PROBE Notebooks are a creative yearlong ELA research project to address the Common Core research standards. The standards incorporate research throughout the grades, and the PARCC test will specifically ask students to write research essays based upon articles presented to them. The premise is sim
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Research Activity Bundle: Real-World English Class Inquiry
Try out speed reading. Disprove spell-check. Debate handwriting vs. typing. Find out what kind of writer you are. Ready to challenge or engage your students with REAL action research on topics they care about? These topics could change students’ lives, including their confidence levels and how the
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Civil War Project Menu
Civil War Project | Differentiated Project | Civil War This is a concluding project to use at the end of a Civil War unit. Project menus are one of the quickest, easiest ways to incorporate differentiation in to your classroom. Project menus allow students choice in the products they produce. The
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Shakespeare Background Research: RAFT Cards & Top 10
Shakespeare research can be fun! In this activity, students enjoy researching the time period and background of Shakespeare as they assume various roles and tasks outlined by the RAFT cards. RAFT (Role, Audience, Format, Task) is a differentiated writing strategy that helps students understand their
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PARAPHRASING Lesson and Practice
When students are told to "paraphrase," many need a review of what that term means.This file includes board note pages usable with smart/prom/overhead or document camera, and coordinating student handout for reviewing paraphrasing with one article on a student friendly topic. It walks students thro
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Inquiry Based Learning Project: Step-by-Step Student Booklet
Inquiry Based Learning: Everything teachers need to know to get started includes over 25 pages. A step-by-step student booklet allows for teachers to guide students through the process of developing and researching an inquiry based question to engage all learners in higher order critical thinking sk
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American Revolution Wax Museum Research Project [Common Core]
This 42-page PDF document includes everything you need to do an exciting, motivating, and fun American Revolution Wax Museum project with your students. I just did this project with my fifth graders in April, and it was an absolute success! Even more, the project is aligned with the ELA Common Core
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Inside Out & Back Again - Vietnam Multigenre Research Menu
This pre-reading research for your novel study of Inside Out & Back Again by Thanhha Lai gives students voice and choice in learning all about the history and culture of Vietnam. Using the choice board/learning menu, students will pick one of four options to create products in a variety of genre

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Veterans Day Webquest - Digital Activity for Google Slides
VETERANS WEBQUEST In this engaging mini-research project, students will explore the lives and sacrifices of 7 veterans through different scavenger-hunt type prompts. For example, students will find and read about a veteran who was captured as a Prisoner of War. Throughout the exercise, students wil
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Magazine Article Assignment
This is a great tool to teach students about author's bias and text features, as well as the focus and organization of essay writing. I chose to incorporate science-related topics for cross-curricular learning, but teachers can also assign topics related to the novels they are reading in class. Wh
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Argumentative Writing Unit Bundle for Grades 7-12
Need an all-encompassing argumentative writing unit that's scaffolded and meets the needs of a wide range of learners? This argumentative writing bundle is complete with activities that you can use to meet students wherever they are in their writing journey. It's created for the 8-10th grade range,
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Holocaust Research Unit and Essay (Common Core)
Holocaust Research Unit created by The House of Roush to meet Common Core standards for middle school research and writing. This complete unit packet includes a pre-assessment whole class activity using pictures from the Holocaust, a movie guide worksheet for the film The Last Days by Steven Spiel
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Interdisciplinary Decades Research Project -Discover the Decades
#halfpriceuntilhalftime This Decades Project is interdisciplinary, including history, music, fads, economics, politics, and science. Students will research each decade and fill in the appropriate template, either through Google Classroom (Google Slides version) or on paper. It is helpful to assign
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How to Write Essays: Informational Essays ~ It Begins Here...
YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE 3 BRIEF WRITE BUNDLE I3 BRIEF WRITE BUNDLE II THIS IS IT! Understand how to teach the parts of a paragraph and essay in a way that makes sense. This is your DEFINITIVE GUIDE for teaching how to RESEARCH to write ESSAYS and PARAGRAPHS in a step-by-step way to build strong, indepe
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