"Star Wars: The Magic of Myth is a companion volume to the National Air and Space Museum o f the Smithsonian Institution. What the author Mary Henderson does in the book is point out the metaphors of the different types of mythology that scholar…"
"Writing prompt: Write about a time that your feelings got hurt. Describe using telling and reflecting.
Standard: To convey passion towards the message of the writing or topic
For this lesson we will study the last page of the last chapter of the…"
Writing Lesson Inspired by PerspectiveWritten by Scott NelsonLesson: Nothing but the Motives: An exploration of perpective and cause and effect in Nothing but the Truth.Trait Focus: Idea Development: Students will choose interesting, high quality details to write with when: describing important characters or people, setting, places, objects or things. I also plan to have students use a thoughtful balance of showing and telling skills. Mentor Text:A war has been waged in the Harrison School…See More
"This sounds really intriquing you could probably throw in characters such as Julias Casear, Marc Anthony, or even the senator's point of views on the issue. If you would like to explore the topic deeper, you could compare high society slaves…"
"Nothing but the Truth by Avi
The novel, Nothing but the Truth is a book about a confrontation between a teacher and a student in the classroom. The teacher sends out the student for humming the national anthem and creating a disturbance in class.…"
"Nobody is Perfect
Reflection is Essential
Teach out of the Toolbox
Expand on the Rule of Threes
Allure through Alliteration
Through This Course, Prepositions You Must Provide
Give Me 32 Flavors of Variety in Your Sentence Openings and Structure