2008 April Classroom Notes Plus v25.4
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Superheroes and Word Study
James Bucky Carter
Names are a starting point for learning prefixes and new words in this lesson inspired by comic book superheroes.
Handout Riddle Cards
This is a supplement to "Superheroes and Word Study" by James Bucky Carter.
Handout Riddle Cards - Jean Grey
Handout Riddle Cards - Carnage
Handout Riddle Cards - Colossus
Handout Riddle Cards - Psylocke
Adolescents Reading: A Field of Dreams?
Enjoy these sure-fire approaches for helping students find books that engage them.
Handout - YA Audio Books
This is a supplement to "Adolescents Reading: A Field of Dreams" by Teri S. Lesesne.
Great Expectations: From Character Expertise to Deeper Understanding
Mary T. Christel
Students immerse themselves in a character in this lesson on Dickens's Great Expectations, including creating character dossiers and comparing novel and film versions.
Handout - Character Dossier
This is a supplement to "Great Expectations: From Character Expertise to Deeper Understanding" by Mary T. Christel.
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