by Highsmith Press .
Written in English
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Cover Story teaches middle school students to write by leading them through the process of creating, in one year, their own magazine. TEACHER’S GUIDE VOL. 11, NO. 12 DECEMBER 9, SUMMARY We are pleased to bring you the annual TIMEFOR KIDS Inventions of the Year issue, packed with the coolest inventions (cover story) Science and Technology SKILLS Building a Time Line, page 3 Comparing and Contrasting, page 4 Writing a Biography, page 5 TFK’S PERSON OF. write, but as the teacher, you will need to check that the student is completing the entries appropriately so that you can give the student a grade (more information on how to grade the journal is available in the Teacherʼs Guide). How to Prepare for the First Lesson • Watch the “For Parents and Teachers” video on the first DVD. The teacher’s guide provides a brief overview of the course, three pages on evaluation and grading, one-page “Weekly Lesson Guides” for each week, the short stories along with some discussion questions, tests, answer keys, and reproducible grading sheets.
A quote from the Teacher’s Guide: “Writing well is work. Sometimes it is liberating and inspiring and transforming work, but it is still point of Cover Story is learning to love writing by nurturing the creative impulse.[The author believes] this is best fostered by helping students to explore their passion.” Enter to WIN. Home > Teacher Lesson Plans > Archives > Literature, Visual Arts > Lesson Plan. L E S S O N P L A N Evaluating a Book By Its Cover. Subjects. Language Arts; Literature; Grades. 6 - 8; 9 - 12; Brief Description. Students examine the cover of the novel that they are reading and use that cover illustration to examine the characters, plot, and theme of the novel. Create a rubric or checklist to help guide student work during research, writing, and final book cover design. Use the Rubric Maker to create a rubric for free. If you use Wixie, use the embedded rubric-making tool. The book cover design templates in Wixie each have a rubric already attached. Reading Lesson Plans, Themes, Printouts, Crafts. The Teacher's Guide-Free Worksheets, SMARTboard templates, and lesson plans for teachers.
Cover Story In this reading extension activity, students redesign a book cover to demonstrate their understanding of story elements. After discussing why books have covers, students use the cover of a book to predict the story. Then they compare the story with their predictions and make their own drawings. The Teacher's Guide-Free Worksheets, SMARTboard templates, and lesson plans for teachers. Teachers can use storybooks to complement an English language course or as the main teaching resource. Storybooks can act as a springboard for a wide variety of activities to develop children’s English language skills and bring other areas of the curriculum to life, through the theme or content of the book. A writing curriculum crafted to transform essay writing—from the creators of the One Year Adventure Novel and Cover Story! Byline turns students into time-traveling reporters who practice journalism in the forgotten corners of history. Under the video tutelage of Mr. S., editor of the fictional Metropolitan World, your cub reporter will learn more than just how to write a .