Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative, connotative, and technical meanings; analyze the impact of specific word choices on meaning and tone, including analogies or allusions to other texts.

Native American Traditions Lesson Plan: Culture

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*Click to open and customize your own copy of the Native American Traditions Lesson Plan.  This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic, Native American Traditions, and supports the standard of analy...

Getting Help Lesson Plan: Social and Emotional Learning

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*Click to open and customize your own copy of the Getting Help Lesson Plan. This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic, Getting Help, and addresses self-awareness standards related to knowing how ...

Labor Day Lesson Plan: Identify the impact of the Industrial Revolution on American society

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*Click to open and customize your own copy of the Labor Day Lesson Plan.  This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic, Labor Day, and addresses the standard of identifying the impact of the Industri...

Louis Armstrong Lesson Plan: Individuals’ Contributions and Identities

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*Click to open and customize your own copy of the Louis Armstrong Lesson Plan. This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic, Louis Armstrong, and addresses the standard of analyzing an individual’s d...

Wright Brothers Lesson Plan: Innovations, Discoveries, and Impacts

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*Click to open and customize your own copy of the Wright Brothers Lesson Plan. This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Wright Brothers, and supports students ’ understanding of the role persever...

Pocahontas Lesson Plan: Individual’s Contributions

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* Click to open and customize your own copy of the Pocahontas Lesson Plan.  This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic, Pocahontas, and supports the standard of analyzing the impact of contribution...

Amelia Earhart Lesson Plan: Build goal-setting and resiliency skills

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic, Amelia Earhart, and addresses the concepts of setting goals and persevering through challenges.  Step 1: ACTIVATE PRIOR KNOWLEDGE Prompt students to t...

Lewis and Clark Lesson Plan: People, Places, and Environments

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*Click to open and customize your own copy of the Lewis and Clark Lesson Plan.  This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Lewis and Clark, and supports students’ understanding the purpose of  the ...

Figurative Language Lesson Plan: Craft and Structure

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*Click to open and customize your own copy of the Figurative Language Lesson Plan. This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic, Figurative Language, and addresses the standard of interpreting the me...

Birds Lesson Plan

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This lesson plan accompanies the BrainPOP topic, Birds, and can be completed over several class periods. See suggested times for each section.   OBJECTIVES Students will: Activate prior know...