"The more that you read, the more things you will know.
The more that you learn, the more places you'll go." --Dr. Seuss
Take your students on a Journey of Discovery through the World of Language Arts where Literature and Writing reside. As the Navigator-in-Chief, chart the course to any or all of the eight Destinations that meet the needs of your classroom curriculum.
EXPLORING GENRES: #3. Biography and News Story
Connecting Literature and Journalism
Read Biography. Write a News Story.
Each unit in the EXPLORING GENRES' series includes an Overview, Teacher Talk and Tips, Student Assignment sheets, Student Samples, and a Top Picks Book List.
The Catalog of Choices presents an itinerary that lends itself to a variety of curriculum: Independent Study, Independent Reading, Enrichment to an existing unit like Mythology, Gifted, Interdisciplinary.
EXPLORING GENRES. "Oh, the places you'll go!"