Students will acquire empathy and greater understanding of the impact of disability as they research a famous individual with a disability. Students will examine how the disability impacted their life and how they overcame apparent obstacles. They
Students commit to a bully-free lifestyle after researching the effects of bullying via web quest. They will write 1-2 page report describing what bullying is (the various types of bullying), how it starts, how to identify it, and lasting effects of
Students will research a well-known author, exploring elements of their life such as background, training, and literary influences. They will use a graphic organizer to record their results. Students will then write a minimum of one-page report
Students read and/or listen to the powerpoint describing various types of figurative language (simile/metaphor/personification/hyperbole/idiom/onomatopoeia). This exercise may be uploaded to your website for an independent center.