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    Irony, Sarcasm, Paradox (English I Reading)

    • Resource ID: E1RdM3L7
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to identify and explain the purpose of irony, sarcasm, and paradox in a text.

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    Organizing Structure in the Persuasive Essay (English I Writing)

    • Resource ID: E1WrM4L2
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to write an essay organized appropriate to purpose, audience, and context.

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    Diction and Tone (English I Reading)

    • Resource ID: E1RdM3L3
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to evaluate the diction in a text and discover the author's tone.

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    Documenting Sources and Writing a Bibliography/Works Cited (English III Research )

    • Resource ID: E3RsM4L04
    • Grade Range: 9–12
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn how to cite your sources in the body of your research paper and write a works cited page according to the Modern Language Association (MLA) style manual.

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    Strengthening Introduction, Thesis Statement, and Organization (English III Research)

    • Resource ID: E3RsM5L01
    • Grade Range: 9–12
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn revision strategies you can use to strengthen your introduction and body of your paper.

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    Analyze Various Texts with Similar Themes (English I Reading)

    • Resource ID: E1RdM2L1
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn how to make inferences and draw conclusions about similar themes in various texts by finding supporting evidence within the texts.

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    Monologues and Soliloquies (English I Reading)

    • Resource ID: E1RdM3L8
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to recognize monologue and soliloquy and explain how they function in a play.

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    Parallelism of Details (English I Writing)

    • Resource ID: E1WrM7L3
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn strategies for evaluating and revising an essay so that similar grammatical structures in sentences, phrases, and paragraphs are parallel.

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    Syntax (English I Reading)

    • Resource ID: E1RdM3L2
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to evaluate the author's syntax and its impact on the meaning of a text.

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    Use Outlines, Notetaking, Graphic Organizers, Lists (English I Writing)

    • Resource ID: E1WrM1L2
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn how to use outlines, notes, graphic organizers, and lists to help you evaluate and organize your ideas.

  11. Building Blocks for Teaching Adolescents with Reading Difficulties

    • Resource ID: BB0000
    • Grade Range: 5–12
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    This online resource is designed to enhance teachers’ knowledge and skills so they can effectively teach adolescent students who struggle with reading.

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    Prefixes & Suffixes

    • Resource ID: PBS374
    • Grade Range: 1–3
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    This resource group teaches students about some of the most common prefixes and suffixes and about the effects they have on the tenses and meanings of verbs.

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    Tips from the Playground: ER/EST

    • Resource ID: PBS372
    • Grade Range: 1–3
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    Reggie explains the uses and abilities of the suffixes "er" and "est." This resource verbally and visually demonstrates to students how these two suffixes function.

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    Commercial: Big Word

    • Resource ID: PBS430
    • Grade Range: 1–3
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    This commercial for "Bite Sized Word Bits Bar" teaches students how to break up large words into easy, syllable-based pieces. This resource teaches children spelling, decoding, and sight-reading habits and skills.

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    Professor Monkey Follows the Directions—Martha Speaks

    • Resource ID: PBS383
    • Grade Range: K–3
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    Help children build vocabulary and understand STEM education concepts with this Martha Speaks video! Professor Monkey follows instructions to make a paper airplane but accidentally uses paper that has the directions for where he needs to be!