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***A top 100 download for high school!*** Get your students moving, building, thinking and collaborating with this fun and intuitive activity. While they are racing against the clock to build the tallest cup tower, you are evaluating their
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The Odyssey, a TV miniseries starring Armand Assante (1997) stars an all-star cast and sets a gold standard for the English and World History classroom. Students love it and your Common Core lessons can come to life with this engaging film as a
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Both the ELA 11-12 Common Core Standards and the College Board's AP Language and Composition course and test require students to be adept at evaluating, critiquing and synthesizing numerous examples of print and non-print text. Using an awareness
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This learning segment includes a 25 question film viewing guide, a 10 question quiz and lesson plan tips with resources for the award-winning documentary film based on the 1963 Civil Rights era bombing of the 16th Street Baptist Church in
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In 1999, Nobel Peace Prize recipient, author of Night and Holocaust survivor, Elie Wiesel, spoke at a White House summit. This six-minute speech is considered by the website American Rhetoric one of 100 most significant speeches in the 20th
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This lesson is designed to encourage students to write with greater profundity when analyzing an author’s tone. Tone is often overlooked when students undertake a rhetorical analysis. This lesson asks students to perform a close read of chapter 3
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A quick, engaging and fun activity elicits students' critical thinking skills to practice making claims, using data and establishing warrants to support arguments. It is a role-play, a pair and share, then a critical thinking discussion using
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Among the greatest speeches of American History is President Abraham Lincoln’s Second Inaugural Address. Given on March 4, 1965, less than six weeks before his assassination, the speech is noted for its short length, powerful message and numerous
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This classic American film, one of Alfred Hitchcock's best, has been used for years to introduce film terminology, film techniques and critical film viewing. Despite its age, it never gets old. Students will be enthralled to view the film and may
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The Fault in Our Stars is a nearly perfect novel. One of my students told me it was the best book she had ever read and the only one she had ever finished. Your students will find the relationship between Hazel and Augustus compelling. The two
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(From the American Experience website) Radicals. Agitators. Troublemakers. Liberators. Called by many names, the abolitionists tore the nation apart in order to make a more perfect union. Men and women, black and white, Northerners and Southerners,
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What would it be like to live backward through time? This F. Scott Fitzgerald short story can be brought into your classroom with a complete activity packet that contains the formatted story, an overview of the parts of a short story, 10 reading
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A modern sleuth mystery set in 21st century London, this hour long BBC and Masterpiece Classic episode is based on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes story, "A Study in Scarlet." Dynamic actors, Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman, take on
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The Broadway hit of the decade and a national phenomenon, bringing Hamilton into your classroom is a way to energize US history. These four lessons, sold separately for $4.00 each are bundled together as a $9.99 special. Why? We want you to love
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Most high school students have an opinion on that controversial pejorative- the N-word- that appears 219 times in the Mark Twain novel, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. Furthermore, they want to express their opinion in a safe and nurturing
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One accidental kick on the World Cup Stage. This fascinating, critically-acclaimed documentary film examines the intricacies of modern sports, politics and the economy. The compelling story of soccer player Andres Escobar is intertwined with
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Still a classic. This film follows the lives of two African-American boys as they pursue their dreams of college basketball and the NBA. This viewing guide includes 36 chronological questions and two extended responses.
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Tired of the same old book reports? This activity will enable your students to read, collaborate, record and share their book reviews online in a safe and easy way. Students post their podcasts, listen to each others' podcasts and even get great
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One of the most downloaded, talked about, referenced, thoughtful and inspirational TED Talks finally has a viewing guide. Sir Ken Robinson challenges his audience to foster creativity as a way to educate contemporary and future students in our
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This easy-to-use organizational tool contains the sequential steps to write and produce articles and multimedia submissions from brainstorming to publication for the modern high school or college newspaper staff. The second page is a standard rubric
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

This is our 27th year teaching. We met at a Title 1 school in Miami, moved to suburb schools in Seattle, taught overseas in Korea and Colombia, returned to Miami to teach at technical arts high schools, and moved to the suburbs of Atlanta where we currently teach. Carlos is currently a parent facilitator for immigrant families and Deborah teaches AP Lang American Studies. Follow us on Twitter @dlaughey and Pinterest http://pinterest.com/dlaughey/

MY TEACHING STYLE

Constructivist, Culturally Relevant, Flipped Classroom, Technology Infused, Tiered Instruction, Choice, Teacher as Facilitator, Reciprocal Teaching

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

Both of us have earned National Board Certification and have renewed our certificates. Carlos has been teacher of the year and nominated three times. Deborah received the Spirit of Giving Award (her school’s teacher of the year award) and has been nominated three times as well. Deborah received a teaching award from Stanford University in 2016 and a fellowship with the American Society of News Editors (ASNE) Journalism Fellowship- Arizona State University, 2009. Publications- Columnist; Technology in the classroom: A Teacher’s Experience; SEEN Magazine http://seenmagazine.us/articles/article-detail/articleid/1795/technology-in-the-classroom.aspx "Mel." Inner Lives: Women Writers Explore Their Identity, Expression and Transformation. 1st ed. Vol. 1. Atlanta: BookLogix Services, 2011. 178-81. Print.

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

Deborah- Earning a doctorate in English Education, 2017; Ed Specialist in English, 2014; MS in Education- Computers and Technology, 2001; BA in English, 1987 Carlos- MS in Education, 2007; BA in English, 1996

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Workshop Presenter (school, district and state level) 2000- present; International School Teacher- Cartagena, Colombia 1996-1997; ESL Teacher- Pusan, South Korea 1995-1996; (Deborah) US Peace Corps Volunteer- Togo, West Africa (Carlos) Table Leader and Reader for AP English Language Arts (2007-present)

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Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education, Adult Education, Homeschool, Staff

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English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Creative Writing, Writing-Expository, Reading, Specialty, Math, Science, Anatomy, Archaeology, Astronomy, Biology, Chemistry, Earth Sciences, Environment, Physics, Social Studies - History, Ancient History, Civics, Government, Native Americans, U.S. History, European History, World History, World Language, Spanish, Arts & Music, Art History, Visual Arts, Music, Music Composition, Instrumental Music, Other (Music), Physical Education, Drama, Career and Technical Education, Health, Other (Specialty), Afro-American Studies, Art, Biology, Business, Education, Economics (University), English, Film, Journalism, Labor Studies, Medicine, Music and Dance, Nursing, Philosophy, Physical Education, Political Science, Psychology, Public Health, Sociology, Theater Arts, ELA Test Prep, British History, Other (ELA), Life Skills, Critical Thinking, For All Subject Areas, Literature, Classroom Management, Professional Development, Statistics, Psychology, Economics , Character Education, Study Skills, Instructional Technology, Library Skills, Problem Solving, Criminal Justice - Law, Forensics, Criminal Justice, Short Stories, Writing, en Français, Asian Studies, Oral Communication, Reading Strategies, Writing-Essays, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Thanksgiving, Poetry, Mental Math, Dance, Valentine's Day, Martin Luther King Day, Black History Month, Products For TpT Sellers, Tools for Common Core, For All Subjects, Informational Text, Close Reading, Women's History Month, African History

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