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By Keith Geswein
This product contains several resources to help you teach, review, and assess CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.4.6.RI.4.6 says students should, "Compare and contrast a firsthand and secondhand account of the same event or topic; describe the differences in
Subjects:
Informational Text, Close Reading, Reading
Grades:
Homeschool, 4th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Literacy Center Ideas, Google Apps
CCSS:
RI.4.6
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By Keith Geswein
This product contains several resources about inspirational people to help you teach, review, and assess CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.4.9.RI.4.9 says students should, “Integrate information from two texts on the same topic in order to write or speak about
Subjects:
Writing, Informational Text, Close Reading
Grades:
Homeschool, 4th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Literacy Center Ideas, Google Apps
CCSS:
RI.4.9
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By Keith Geswein
This product contains several resources to help you teach, review, and assess CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.4.2. RI.4.2 says students should, "Determine the main idea of a text and explain how it is supported by key details; summarize the text."This product
Subjects:
Informational Text, Close Reading, Reading
Grades:
Homeschool, 4th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Literacy Center Ideas, Google Apps
CCSS:
RI.4.2
$4.50
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By Keith Geswein
This product contains several resources to help you teach, review, and assess all 10 CCSS ELA Reading Informational Text (RI) standards for 4th grade.All lesson packs contain the following resources:Lesson ProgressionSuggestions about how you can
Subjects:
Writing, Informational Text, Close Reading
Grades:
Homeschool, 4th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Literacy Center Ideas, Google Apps
CCSS:
RI.4.1, RI.4.2, RI.4.3, RI.4.4, RI.4.5, RI.4.6, RI.4.7, RI.4.8, RI.4.9, RI.4.10
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By Keith Geswein
This product contains several resources to help you teach, review, and assess CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.4.3.RI.4.3 says students should, "Explain events, procedures, ideas, or concepts in a historical, scientific, or technical text, including what
Subjects:
Informational Text, Close Reading, Reading
Grades:
Homeschool, 4th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Literacy Center Ideas, Google Apps
CCSS:
RI.4.3
$4.50
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By Keith Geswein
This product contains several resources about famous athletes to help you teach, review, and assess CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.4.8.RI.4.8 says students should, "Explain how an author uses reasons and evidence to support particular points in a text.”This
Subjects:
Writing, Informational Text, Close Reading
Grades:
Homeschool, 4th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Literacy Center Ideas, Google Apps
CCSS:
RI.4.8
$4.50
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By Keith Geswein
This product contains several resources to help you teach, review, and assess CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.4.4.RI.4.4 says students should, "Determine the meaning of general academic and domain-specific words or phrases in a text relevant to a grade 4 topic
Subjects:
Informational Text, Close Reading, Reading
Grades:
Homeschool, 4th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Literacy Center Ideas, Google Apps
CCSS:
RI.4.4
$4.50
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By Keith Geswein
This product contains several resources about famous baseball stadiums to help you teach, review, and assess CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.4.7.RI.4.7 says students should, "Interpret information presented visually, orally, or quantitatively (e.g., in charts,
Subjects:
Writing, Informational Text, Close Reading
Grades:
Homeschool, 4th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Literacy Center Ideas, Google Apps
CCSS:
RI.4.7
$4.50
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By Keith Geswein
This product contains several resources to help you teach, review, and assess CCSS ELA Standard RI.4.5 (RI 4.5). RI.4.5 says students should, "Describe the overall structure (e.g., chronology, comparison, cause/effect, problem/solution) of events,
Subjects:
Informational Text, Close Reading, Reading
Grades:
Homeschool, 4th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Literacy Center Ideas, Google Apps
CCSS:
RI.4.5
$4.50
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By Keith Geswein
This product contains several resources to help you teach, review, or assess CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.4.1.RI.4.1 says students should, "Refer to details and examples in a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences
Subjects:
Informational Text, Close Reading, Reading
Grades:
Homeschool, 4th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Literacy Center Ideas, Google Apps
CCSS:
RI.4.1
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By Keith Geswein
This product contains several resources about inspirational people to help you teach, review, and assess CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.4.10.RI.4.10 says students should, “By the end of the year, read and comprehend informational texts, including
Subjects:
Writing, Informational Text, Close Reading
Grades:
Homeschool, 4th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Literacy Center Ideas, Google Apps
CCSS:
RI.4.10
$4.50
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I taught for 14 years. I have worked with students in Texas, China, and Florida. I love helping students become lifelong readers. Before teaching, I worked for three years as a sports reporter for a central-Indiana newspaper. I also worked for two years writing articles about athletes for my college's PR office. My experience in journalism and teaching gives me a unique ability to write quality, engaging nonfiction passages about famous athletes. I can also design rigorous, standards-based activities to go with them. I've also been a huge sports fan my whole life!

MY TEACHING STYLE

I love teaching my students using hands-on literature, group collaboration, and hands-on projects. Kids need to experience what they learn. They also need to be given chances to fail, then succeed during a lesson. Students need to be able to work with each other to achieve a goal. I often have my students work in groups to discuss books, how to improve writing, different ways to solve math problems, and how to complete hands-on projects in science.

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

I was chosen to attend the 2013 Mickelson-ExxonMobil Teacher Academy in Jersey City, NJ, in July 2013.

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

I graduated from Providence High School (Clarksville, IN) in 1997. I graduated with a B.A. in Journalism from Franklin College (Indiana) in 2001. I completed all the required courses and exams to earn my Texas Teacher Certification in 2002.

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Questions? Feel free to email me at keithgeswein@keithgeswein.com. You can also check out my blog or connect with me on Facebook for ELA teaching ideas!

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