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First Lady honors National Student Poets — Class Discussion


(Anita Wright/NewsHour Extra)   Have your students read the following article, then discuss the power of poetry as a class using the discussion questions.  Five…read more

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Eight female authors your class should know for the 200th anniversary of Jane Austen’s ‘Emma’


By Gabby Shacknai Jane Austen is known throughout the world as one of the most prominent female writers in English literature. While Austen’s works are celebrated…read more

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“I Have a Dream” as a work of literature – Lesson Plan

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By Doug DuBrin, French International School, Bethesda, Md. Subjects Language Arts, English, Social Studies, Government, Civics Estimated Time One class period, plus extended activities Grade…read more

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