This 25 slide PowerPoint presentation acts as a guide for students to make claims, counterclaims, and rebuttal statements for or against a variety of hot debate topics. Students learn to gather evidence from a variety of texts as well as video
Writing-Expository, Writing-Essays, Informational Text
An introduction to teaching personification in literature through poetry, including poetry by Langston Hughes, Emily Dickinson, and others. Original Corrado's Creations lesson and 12 slide PowerPoint presentation.
An original Corrado Creation inspired by the Columbia Teacher's College Reader's Workshop. Includes mini-lesson and homework on character development. May be used with the mentor text Wilma Unlimited, by Kathleen Krull (or any mentor text with a