RI.6.1

Cite textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text.

 
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Compare and Contrast Racing in Different Eras

6th Grade ELA » Unit: Literary Analyis: Elements of Fiction
6th Grade ELA » Unit: Literary Analyis: Elements of Fiction
Amy Coughanour
Glendale, AZ
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

What's the same? What's different? Making deeper text based comparisons.

 
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iPhone, iSpy: Cell Phone Triangulation

6th Grade Science » Unit: Forensics
6th Grade Science » Unit: Forensics
Melodie Brewer
Scottsdale, AZ
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Cell phones have made communication exponentially easier, and they have done the same for crime investigation!

 
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Close Reading: MLK's "I Have a Dream Speech"

6th Grade ELA » Unit: Informational Text
6th Grade ELA » Unit: Informational Text
Amy Coughanour
Glendale, AZ
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

How did MLK communicate his dream?

 
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Inferring the Main Idea: Day One

6th Grade ELA » Unit: Informational Text
6th Grade ELA » Unit: Informational Text
Amy Coughanour
Glendale, AZ
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Think as you read!

 
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main idea reading
   

Reading "Malala the Powerful"

6th Grade ELA » Unit: Informational Text
6th Grade ELA » Unit: Informational Text
Amy Coughanour
Glendale, AZ
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Read to gain understanding.

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Drawing Conclusions

6th Grade ELA » Unit: Unit 3 Nonfiction and Informational Text
6th Grade ELA » Unit: Unit 3 Nonfiction and Informational Text
Tiffany Rose
Plainfield, IL
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Students become detectives and read between the lines to draw conclusions.

 
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Eukaryotes and Prokaryotes - Similarities and Differences

7th Grade Science » Unit: From Molecules to Organisms: The Cell
7th Grade Science » Unit: From Molecules to Organisms: The Cell
John Cerezo
Los Angeles, CA
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

An interactive lesson that looks at the differences and similarities of the two giants of the cellular world.

 
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What is a Team?

5th Grade ELA » Unit: We Are a Team: Building the Foundation
5th Grade ELA » Unit: We Are a Team: Building the Foundation
Christina Jarvi
Easton, MD
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

Building a strong team takes time, but is well worth it!

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Viewing Video and Reading Text

6th Grade ELA » Unit: Nonfiction Narrative
6th Grade ELA » Unit: Nonfiction Narrative
Amy Coughanour
Glendale, AZ
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

What is your perspective?

 
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ice berg
   

Is it Good to be Bad?

6th Grade ELA » Unit: Forming an Argument with "Jack and the Beanstalk"
6th Grade ELA » Unit: Forming an Argument with "Jack and the Beanstalk"
Amy Coughanour
Glendale, AZ
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Read actively and decide if Jack is good or bad.

 
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Recipe for Conclusions

6th Grade ELA » Unit: Unit 3 Nonfiction and Informational Text
6th Grade ELA » Unit: Unit 3 Nonfiction and Informational Text
Tiffany Rose
Plainfield, IL
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

How did we get there? Students work to understand the ingredients needed to draw a conclusion as they read an informational text on the beautiful Victoria Falls.

 
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Detecting Text

6th Grade ELA » Unit: Nonfiction Part I
6th Grade ELA » Unit: Nonfiction Part I
Sue Andrews
Shrewsbury, MA
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Secrets, clues and cover-ups, these are the things detectives seek to reveal! Explore the work of archaeologists, modern day detectives of the ancient world.

 
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Summarizing Informational Text

6th Grade ELA » Unit: Unit 3 Nonfiction and Informational Text
6th Grade ELA » Unit: Unit 3 Nonfiction and Informational Text
Tiffany Rose
Plainfield, IL
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

The Martians Attack!! Students read an informational piece and summarize the events that lead up to the panic Orson Welles created with his infamous radio broadcast!

 
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Daily Comprehension

6th Grade ELA » Unit: Daily Routines
6th Grade ELA » Unit: Daily Routines
Amy Coughanour
Glendale, AZ
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Practice makes progress!

 
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read to succeed
   

What Is Mythology?

6th Grade ELA » Unit: Mythology
6th Grade ELA » Unit: Mythology
Sue Andrews
Shrewsbury, MA
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Mythology is part of the oral tradition and there are different types of myths and purposes for each story.

 
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