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Finding the Right Book for a Close Reading

A CLOSE READING is an assignment which is more than a simple book report.

A Close Reading cannot be done on a book with an extremely simple, straight-forward story. 192 more words


And Now for Something a Little More Serious...

We wanted a hero of the same stature as the villain he became. We wanted a glorious Republic that melded Camelot and Rome and 50s kitsch. 610 more words

Hugging Kirk

Reading and Writing Project #6: Electives Team

The Mystery of the Stolen Artwork from the Gardner Museum? 

Today, our electives team facilitated our last “Reading and Writing Project” for the year.   As this  team created the lessons, they were thoughtful about how to help to help our students address the CCSS through being able to cite several pieces of evidence in their writing. 171 more words

Lesson Overview: Extended Metaphors & Close Reading (ENG III R&H)

Here is what we went over in class today (just in case you missed it!). Key is below!

Orange = Extended Metaphor

Green = Close Reading for Speaker/Audience… 7 more words