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By Peace and Justice Maven Educational Products
This "speed dating" activity is designed to help students simply unpack and plan a synthesis essay from Part II of the AP English Language and Composition exam. This "speed-dating" activity can be done in class or for homework but is intended to be
Subjects:
ELA Test Prep, Writing-Essays, Test Preparation
Grades:
10th, 11th, 12th, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Transparencies, Handouts
$0.99
17 ratings
3.8
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By Peace and Justice Maven Educational Products
This viewing guide accompanies the animated biopic "Persepolis" by Marjane Satrapi. This was used as part of a unit on memoir for a tenth-grade ELA class.
Subjects:
Other (ELA)
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Handouts, Movie Guides
$1.79
4 ratings
4.0
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By Peace and Justice Maven Educational Products
This viewing guide accompanies Nikki Caro's film "Whale Rider," which I use in conjunction with our classroom study of Sophocles's "Antigone."
Subjects:
Other (ELA), Literature
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Movie Guides
$0.99
1 rating
3.7
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By Peace and Justice Maven Educational Products
This study guide was created for a low-level (Cambridge A2) class of Year 11 Chinese students at an Australian-curriculum international school. These students studied this book as part of a unit on the "stolen generation" and the injustices that
Subjects:
Reading, Australian History, Writing
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, Homeschool
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled), Novel Study, Literature Circles
$4.99
2 ratings
4.0
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By Peace and Justice Maven Educational Products
This lesson plan was designed as part of a unit on memoir for tenth-graders, but could be adapted in any ELA or EFL classroom in the middle or high school years.
Subjects:
EFL - ESL - ELD, Literature
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual)
$0.99
5 ratings
3.6
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By Peace and Justice Maven Educational Products
Originally designed for an AP English Language and Composition class, this mini-unit takes Orwell's famous essay and applies it to contemporary American politics.
Subjects:
Other (ELA), Literature, Close Reading
Grades:
11th, 12th, Higher Education, Adult Education, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Lesson Plans (Bundled), Activities
$3.99
2 ratings
3.6
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By Peace and Justice Maven Educational Products
This "speed dating" activity is designed to help students simply unpack and plan an argument/construction essay from Part II of the AP English Language and Composition exam. This "speed-dating" activity can be done in class or for homework but is
Subjects:
ELA Test Prep, Writing-Essays, Test Preparation
Grades:
10th, 11th, 12th, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Test Prep, Handouts
$0.99
3 ratings
4.0
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By Peace and Justice Maven Educational Products
When you're deathly ill or have had a personal emergency and do not have time to create a substitute lesson plan from scratch, use this read-write activity! There are two versions of both the reading passage and the comprehension questions, for a
Subjects:
Informational Text, Close Reading
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Activities
CCSS:
RI.9-10.2, RI.11-12.1
$2.99
1 rating
3.0
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By Peace and Justice Maven Educational Products
This study guide was created for a low-level (Cambridge A2) class of Year 11 Chinese students at an Australian-curriculum international school. These students studied this book as part of a unit on the "stolen generation" and the injustices that
Subjects:
Reading, Australian History, Writing
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled), Activities, Literature Circles
$3.99
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By Peace and Justice Maven Educational Products
This "speed dating" activity is designed to help students simply unpack and plan an analysis/deconstruction essay from Part II of the AP English Language and Composition exam. This "speed-dating" activity can be done in class or for homework but is
Subjects:
ELA Test Prep, Writing-Essays, Test Preparation
Grades:
10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Worksheets, Handouts, Outlines
CCSS:
W.11-12.1
$0.99
2 ratings
4.0
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By Peace and Justice Maven Educational Products
Students simply read the article and answer the questions, hence the name "read-write"! This is a great activity when you need an easy lesson plan for a substitute, or simply to supplement your study of any of Shakespeare's works.
Subjects:
Reading, Writing, Close Reading
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Activities
$1.49
2 ratings
4.0
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By Peace and Justice Maven Educational Products
Although many teachers believe that students will simply intuit the proper use of punctuation through their reading, the reality is that the vast majority of student need direct instruction around grammar, usage, and mechanics. This chart comes in
Subjects:
Grammar, Writing
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education, Adult Education, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Transparencies, Handouts
CCSS:
L.9-10.2a, L.9-10.2b, L.11-12.2
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3.7
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By Peace and Justice Maven Educational Products
This lesson plan was created to help students better understand the way that the physical environment of the characters in Stephen Crane's novela "Maggie: A Girl of the Streets" shaped their behavior and life choices. This lesson could easily be
Subjects:
Reading, U.S. History, Literature
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Homeschool
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual)
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By Peace and Justice Maven Educational Products
This lesson plans was designed to give students important social and political context for Lorraine Hansberry's play "A Raisin in the Sun." This lesson explores housing segregation in the United States in the 20th-century, specifically focusing on
Subjects:
Reading, U.S. History, Writing
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education, Adult Education, Homeschool
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual)
$1.99
1 rating
4.0
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By Peace and Justice Maven Educational Products
This writing assignment was designed to help concretize some of the essential themes of Stephen Crane's novela "Maggie: A Girl of the Streets." This assignment could, however, be adapted with another work that describes the life of the 19th-century
Subjects:
Art History, Literature, Writing-Essays
Grades:
11th, 12th, Higher Education, Adult Education, Homeschool
Types:
Assessment
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By Peace and Justice Maven Educational Products
This viewing guide accompanies the documentary film "Babies" by Thomas Balmes. This film is an excellent component for teaching the rhetoric of film as part of the AP English Language and Composition curriculum and, as such, the questions are geared
Subjects:
Other (Specialty), Other (ELA)
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Movie Guides
$0.99
1 rating
4.0
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By Peace and Justice Maven Educational Products
This lesson plan was written to accompany the study of Steinbeck's "Of Mice and Men" but could also be adapted to the study of other novels of the period (i.e. "The Grapes of Wrath) or for use in a U.S. History class. In this lesson, students listen
Subjects:
U.S. History, Literature, Informational Text
Grades:
10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education, Adult Education, Homeschool
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual)
$0.99
2 ratings
3.6
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By Peace and Justice Maven Educational Products
This bundle includes three "read-writes" to accompany the study of Arthur Miller's "The Crucible." These are reading passages of about 2-3 pages with accompany reading comprehension questions. The goal is to improve students' close reading skills,
Subjects:
Literature, Informational Text, Close Reading
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Assessment, Homework
$3.99
1 rating
3.5
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By Peace and Justice Maven Educational Products
This bundle includes a list of all the Latin and Greek root words assessed in the unit, as well as nine quizzes (because the first and second sets of Greek roots were tested in a single quiz). In these quizzes, students must demonstrate
Subjects:
Vocabulary, Test Preparation
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Assessment
$5.99
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By Peace and Justice Maven Educational Products
This lesson plan was designed for Walt Whitman's "O Captain, O Captain." In it, students examine the rhetoric of a primary source historical artifact (the "Wanted" poster for John Wilkes Booth) to better understand the sentiments of Lincoln admirers
Subjects:
U.S. History, Literature, Informational Text
Grades:
10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education, Adult Education, Homeschool
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual)
$0.99
1 rating
4.0
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Over the past 13 years, I have taught English Language Arts to native and non-native speakers at the middle school, high school, and college levels. I began my career as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Romania and have taught overseas in Qatar and Honduras, as well as in the high-needs public schools of Washington, D.C. I also work as the dean of Concordia Language Villages' Collegetown and Collegetown Prep programs, which are immersion English language summer camps for high school and college students.

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MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

I have an undergraduate degree in English and art history from Boston University. Later, I earned my teaching certification and Master of Arts in Teaching secondary English degree from American University in Washington, D.C. I also have a master's degree in international peace and conflict resolution.

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When I'm not writing lesson plans and grading papers, I paint and draw. You can see more of my artwork at http://fergussonlutzart.blogspot.com.

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