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Word Choice Matters!

Word Choice Matters is a lesson designed to look at different parts of speech and touch on textual examples of figurative language through translanguage. The lesson goes beyond identifying to asking students to create their own sentences using the text as a structural model.

What are the Story Stones?

This lesson is designed to look at the elements of a story, specifically; setting, characters, problem, and solution. It allows students the chance to discuss and share with their peers how the big and little parts of a story matter in understanding the story, the world, and ourselves.

Sequencing Events in a Story

Sequencing events in a story is a lesson designed to look at the beginning, middle, and end events in a story specifically while utilizing story elements, setting, characters, problem and solution. It allows students the chance to move, discuss and share out with their peers.

Statues

This lesson helps young students gain an understanding of places to display art, the Art and History of creating the Statue of Liberty, immerse in Art Appreciation, and engage in Art Making activities throughout 3 modules.

Tell Me How You Feel – Opinion Writing

Tell Me How You Feel: Opinion Writing is a lesson designed to break down paragraph writing into a step-by-step process using the OREO graphic organizer. The lesson provides video examples of each step with teacher checks and a Blooket to start.

FlipGrid Different Uses

Welcome to Hacking EdTech for Equity! In this video we talk about using FlipGrid in new and different ways!

FlipGrid Throughlines

Welcome to Hacking EdTech for Equity! In this video we talk about the different ways FlipGrid can benefit student’s learning experience!

FlipGrid Basics

Welcome to Hacking EdTech for Equity! In this video we talk about how to use FlipGrid and how to introduce it into your classroom!

Pear Deck Pro-Tips

Pear Deck Logo

We talk a bit more about the surveillance tool Pear Deck has which allows you to see what participants are doing in Pear Deck in real-time. It is important for you to know how to use this feature equitably!

Pear Deck for Lesson and Projects

Pear Deck Logo

Use Pear Deck to push students to think more about issues of equity in the US.