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
Finally: FUN research for middle and high schoolers!
Do your students (and you?) whine when they think of research? If so, this is the research assignment you need. This project is fast and fun.
Based on Cronin’s “Diary of a Fly,” students will choose a topic (or you can assign it; I have sugges
This is a set of handouts that review high-level research methods for high schoolers. It includes information about locating digital versions of primary and print sources, evaluating sources, making effective use of search engines and search terms, methods for organizing research, and a list of usef
Includes seven note-taking sheets that correspond with Gale’s Opposing Viewpoints Database.
Great for argument research and helps your students stay organized during the research process!
These note-taking sheets help you teach Common Core State Writing Standards W7, Conduct short