Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative, connotative, and technical meanings; analyze the impact of a specific word choice on meaning and tone.

Brown v. Board of Education Topeka Lesson Plan: Explain the significance of key civil rights victories

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Brown v. Board of Education Topeka, and addresses the standard of explaining the significance of key civil rights victories. Students demonstrate understandi...

Graphs Lesson Plan: Discover how to interpret data on different types graphs

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Graphs, and addresses standards about displaying data on graphs and understanding the differences between bar graphs, pictographs, line graphs, and pie chart...

Civil Rights Lesson Plan: Examine judicial actions and legislative achievements

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Civil Rights, and supports the standard of examining the judicial actions and legislative achievements of the Civil Rights Movement. Students demonstrate und...

Theme Lesson Plan: Determine theme of a text

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Theme, and supports the standard of determining the theme and supporting details....

September 11th Lesson Plan: Understand the causes and effects of the 9/11 attacks

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic September 11th, and deepens students’ understanding of the events that led to the September 11 attacks and their impact on the United States. Students demons...

Money Lesson Plan: Examine positive and negative aspects of currency

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Money, and supports the standard of examining the positive and negative aspects of different forms of currency and barter systems. Students demonstrate under...

Causes of the American Revolution Lesson Plan: Analyze forces that contributed to the American Revolution

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Causes of the American Revolution, and supports the standard of analyzing the economic, intellectual, and cultural forces that contributed to the war. Students demonstrate understanding through a variety of creative projects....

Story Conflict Lesson Plan: Analyze interactions between different elements of a story

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic, Story Conflict, and addresses the standard of analyzing how different elements of a story interact, like the influence of characters on the plot. Students d...

World War II Lesson Plan: Analyze major issues of World War II

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic, World War II, and supports the standard of analyzing the major issues of World War II. Students demonstrate understanding through a variety of creative proj...

Stress Lesson Plan: Identify responses to stress and techniques to manage it

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic, Stress, and supports students in building self-awareness and self-management skills to identify the symptoms of stress and practice strategies for dealing w...