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  • Lord of the Flies: An Instructional Guide for Literature cover

    Lord of the Flies: An Instructional Guide for ...

    Shell Education
    72 Pages, Grades 9 - 12
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    Lord of the Flies: An Instructional Guide for Literature

    Lord of the Flies: An Instructional Guide for Literature provides lesson plans and activities for this classic young adult novel. This valuable resource guides teachers with ways to help students comprehend complex literature. Text-dependent questions help students analyze the text with higher-order thinking skills, with lessons focused on story elements, vocabulary, and more. Close reading activities throughout the literature units encourages students to use textual evidence as they revisit passages to respond more critically about the text. With various methods of assessing comprehension, this instructional guide offers strategies for cross-curricular activities as students build a greater understanding of this great literary work.


     
  • Interactive Notetaking for Content-Area Literacy, Secondary cover

    Interactive Notetaking for Content-Area Literacy, Secondary

    Shell Education
    160 Pages, Grades 6 - 9
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    Interactive Notetaking for Content-Area Literacy, Secondary

    Help students build content area literacy through interactive notetaking! This resource provides creative strategies for developing students' interactive notetaking skills across the content areas. Lessons focus on topics including partner work, vocabulary, comprehension, and summarizing to engage students in critical thinking and analysis. This grade-range-specific resource differentiates instruction to support the needs of students at each grade level. Aligned to standards, this essential classroom resource will allow students to practice effective learning strategies, increasing retention and achievement in mathematics, language arts, social studies, and science.


     
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    Interactive Notetaking for Content-Area Literacy, Levels K-2

    Shell Education
    152 Pages, Grades K - 2
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    Interactive Notetaking for Content-Area Literacy, Levels K-2

    Help students build content area literacy through interactive notetaking! This resource provides creative strategies for developing students' interactive notetaking skills across the content areas. Lessons focus on topics including partner work, vocabulary, comprehension, and summarizing to engage students in critical thinking and analysis. This grade-range-specific resource differentiates instruction to support the needs of students at each grade level. Aligned to standards, this essential classroom resource will allow students to practice effective learning strategies, increasing retention and achievement in mathematics, language arts, social studies, and science.


     
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    Interactive Notetaking for Content-Area Literacy, Levels 3-5

    Shell Education
    160 Pages, Grades 3 - 5
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    Interactive Notetaking for Content-Area Literacy, Levels 3-5

    Help students build content area literacy through interactive notetaking! This resource provides creative strategies for developing students' interactive notetaking skills across the content areas. Lessons focus on topics including partner work, vocabulary, comprehension, and summarizing to engage students in critical thinking and analysis. This grade-range-specific resource differentiates instruction to support the needs of students at each grade level. Aligned to standards, this essential classroom resource will allow students to practice effective learning strategies, increasing retention and achievement in mathematics, language arts, social studies, and science.


     
  • Integrated English Language Development: Supporting English Learners Across the Curriculum cover

    Integrated English Language Development: Supporting English Learners Across ...

    Shell Education
    176 Pages, Grades K - 12
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    Integrated English Language Development: Supporting English Learners Across the Curriculum

    Innovative educators are always looking for effective ways to meet the demands of teaching content standards while supporting the linguistic needs of every student. This resource shows educators how to infuse language learning into every subject area, including language arts, mathematics, science, and social studies. This powerful resource presents research-based instructional strategies to immerse students in content while promoting oral and written language development. Educators will be inspired to take their teaching to higher levels by providing engaging and challenging learning environments for English language learners.


     
  • El dragon de papa (My Father's Dragon): An Instructional Guide for Literature cover

    El dragon de papa (My Father's Dragon): An ...

    Shell Education
    72 Pages, Grades K - 3
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    El dragon de papa (My Father's Dragon): An Instructional Guide for Literature

    This standards-based instructional guide for literature will support second language learners as they read the novel My Father's Dragon, a captivating story about a boy's attempt to rescue a baby dragon. Using the engaging Spanish activities and lessons, students will learn how to use close reading techniques, respond to text-dependent questions, analyze the text to determine meaning, make summaries, and more. This invaluable resource with instructions in English for teachers is crucial to the support of the rich exploration of literature in today's classrooms.


     
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    Clothesline Math: The Master Number Sense Maker

    Shell Education
    336 Pages, Grades K - 12
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    Clothesline Math: The Master Number Sense Maker

    This must-have resource provides the theoretical groundwork for teaching number sense. Authored by Chris Shore, this book empowers teachers with the pedagogy, lessons, and detailed instructions to help them implement Clothesline Math in K-12 classrooms. Detailed, useful tips for facilitating the ensuing mathematical discourse are also included. At the elementary level, the hands-on lessons cover important math topics including whole numbers, place value, fractions, order of operations, algebraic reasoning, variables, and more. Implement Clothesline Math at the secondary level and provide students with hands-on learning and activities that teach advanced math topics including geometry, algebra, statistics, trigonometry, and pre-calculus. Aligned to state and national standards, this helpful resource will get students excited about learning math as they engage in meaningful discourse.


     
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    Close Reading with Paired Texts Secondary

    Shell Education
    128 Pages, Grades 6 - 8
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    Close Reading with Paired Texts Secondary

    Engage students in complex literary strategies as they dive into exploring rich pairs of fiction and nonfiction texts. Written by Lori Oczkus and Timothy Rasinski, this resource brings together two key strategies from the Common Core State Standards: close reading of paired texts. It provides teachers with the opportunity to use close reading strategies, reciprocal teaching, paired fiction/nonfiction texts, text sets, text-dependent questions, and hands-on activities. It includes 12 units across 4 content areas: language arts, mathematics, science, and social studies. Key differentiation strategies used in today's classrooms are provided including open-ended tasks and activities strong for multiple intelligences, and each unit includes text-dependent assessment for each text type. Aligned to McREL and Common Core State Standards, this resource prepares students for college and career.


     
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    Bound: An Instructional Guide for Literature

    Shell Education
    72 Pages, Grades 4 - 8
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    Bound: An Instructional Guide for Literature

    This instructional guide for literature provides engaging lesson plans and activities for students as they read Bound, a critically acclaimed YA fiction novel that takes place in ancient China and puts a spin on the classic Cinderella fairy tale. This valuable resource guides teachers with ways to add rigor with complex literature. Text-dependent questions help students analyze the text with higher-order thinking skills, with lessons focused on story elements, vocabulary, and more. Close reading activities throughout the literature units encourage students to use textual evidence as they revisit passages to respond more critically. With various methods of assessing comprehension, this instructional guide offers strategies for cross-curricular activities as students build a greater understanding of this great literary work.


     
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    180 Days of Social Studies for Third Grade

    Shell Education
    216 Pages, Grade 3
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    180 Days of Social Studies for Third Grade

    Supplement your social studies curriculum with 180 days of daily practice! This essential classroom resource provides teachers with weekly social studies units that build students' content-area literacy, and are easy to incorporate into the classroom. Students will analyze primary sources, answer text-dependent questions, and improve their grade-level social studies knowledge. Each week covers a particular topic within one of the four social studies disciplines: history, economics, civics, and geography. Aligned to the National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS) and state standards, this resource includes digital materials.


     
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    180 Days of Social Studies for Sixth Grade

    Shell Education
    216 Pages, Grade 6
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    180 Days of Social Studies for Sixth Grade

    Supplement your social studies curriculum with 180 days of daily practice! This essential classroom resource provides teachers with weekly social studies units that build students' content-area literacy, and are easy to incorporate into the classroom. Students will analyze primary sources, answer text-dependent questions, and improve their grade-level social studies knowledge. Each week covers a particular topic within one of the four social studies disciplines: history, economics, civics, and geography. Aligned to the National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS) and state standards, this resource includes digital materials.


     
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    180 Days of Social Studies for Second Grade

    Shell Education
    216 Pages, Grade 2
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    180 Days of Social Studies for Second Grade

    Supplement your social studies curriculum with 180 days of daily practice! This essential classroom resource provides teachers with weekly social studies units that build students' content-area literacy, and are easy to incorporate into the classroom. Students will analyze primary sources, answer text-dependent questions, and improve their grade-level social studies knowledge. Each week covers a particular topic within one of the four social studies disciplines: history, economics, civics, and geography. Aligned to the National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS) and state standards, this resource includes digital materials.


     
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    180 Days of Social Studies for Kindergarten

    Shell Education
    208 Pages, Grade Kindergarten
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    180 Days of Social Studies for Kindergarten

    Supplement your social studies curriculum with 180 days of daily practice! This essential classroom resource provides teachers with weekly social studies units that build students' content-area literacy, and are easy to incorporate into the classroom. Students will analyze primary sources, answer text-dependent questions, and improve their grade-level social studies knowledge. Each week covers a particular topic within one of the four social studies disciplines: history, economics, civics, and geography. Aligned to the National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS) and state standards, this resource includes digital materials.


     
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    180 Days of Social Studies for Fourth Grade

    Shell Education
    216 Pages, Grade 4
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    180 Days of Social Studies for Fourth Grade

    Supplement your social studies curriculum with 180 days of daily practice! This essential classroom resource provides teachers with weekly social studies units that build students' content-area literacy, and are easy to incorporate into the classroom. Students will analyze primary sources, answer text-dependent questions, and improve their grade-level social studies knowledge. Each week covers a particular topic within one of the four social studies disciplines: history, economics, civics, and geography. Aligned to the National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS) and state standards, this resource includes digital materials.


     
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    180 Days of Social Studies for First Grade

    Shell Education
    208 Pages, Grade 1
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    180 Days of Social Studies for First Grade

    Supplement your social studies curriculum with 180 days of daily practice! This essential classroom resource provides teachers with weekly social studies units that build students' content-area literacy, and are easy to incorporate into the classroom. Students will analyze primary sources, answer text-dependent questions, and improve their grade-level social studies knowledge. Each week covers a particular topic within one of the four social studies disciplines: history, economics, civics, and geography. Aligned to the National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS) and state standards, this resource includes digital materials.


     
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    180 Days of Social Studies for Fifth Grade

    Shell Education
    216 Pages, Grade 5
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    180 Days of Social Studies for Fifth Grade

    Supplement your social studies curriculum with 180 days of daily practice! This essential classroom resource provides teachers with weekly social studies units that build students' content-area literacy, and are easy to incorporate into the classroom. Students will analyze primary sources, answer text-dependent questions, and improve their grade-level social studies knowledge. Each week covers a particular topic within one of the four social studies disciplines: history, economics, civics, and geography. Aligned to the National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS) and state standards, this resource includes digital materials.