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    Elementary English Language Arts Standards Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Download the performance standards for K-8 language arts classes in North American Adventist schools: Reading...

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    Teacher Bulletin Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Prepared by the NAD Atlantic Union annually, Teacher Bulletin provides busy teachers with creative units for multi-grade/multi-age elementary classes.

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    ABCs, 1,2,3s and PE - Using Physical Activity to Teach Curriculum Kindergarten-Grade 6
    This NAD session highlights current research linking physical fitness to academic performance in youth. Morgan demonstrates how core curricular topics can be taught to K-4 elementary students using movement activities in a kinesthetic learning style.

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    Active Verbs Unit Plan Grade 7 Grade 7
    This Unit Plan integrates faith in a Language Arts lesson on active verbs. It also provides opportunities for learning across content areas. It is student-centered, faith-based and best of all, fun for everyone.

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    Adjectives Unit Plan Grade 6 Grade 6
    This Unit Plan integrates the Bible in a Language Arts lesson on adjectives. It also provides opportunities for learning across other content areas. It is student centered, faith-based, and best of all, fun for everyone.

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    Adverbs Unit Plan Grade 5 Grade 5
    This Unit Plan integrates the Bible with a Language Arts lesson on adverbs. It also provides opportunities for learning across other content areas. It is student centered, faith-based, and best of all, fun for everyone.

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    Aspiring Actors and Authors - Classroom Productions Without all the Drama Grade 1-Grade 8
    This 2012 NAD Teacher Convention presentation shares ways to use drama and student writing in the classroom to create meaningful learning experiences. Specific examples of powerful student presentations to parents are included.

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    Big Writing and Beyond! Grade 3-Grade 8
    "When Big Writing is used as a compliment to the literacy teaching sequence, it gives students opportunities to rehearse and apply their learning of other text types and keeps them engaged and excited about literacy." The program's four elements...

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    Can Peer Review Help Johnny Write Better? Grade 9-Tertiary
    This article provides insights into how peer reviews can help students succeed and how to correctly structure peer reviews in your classroom.

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    Celebrating the Writing of Children in the Primary Grades Preschool-Grade 3
    Publishing and sharing the writing of young children often appears difficult and overwhelming to the busy teacher. This 2012 NAD presentation shares secrets for celebrating the writing accomplishments of young students. There are samples of simple classroom...

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    Comparison of reading comprehension in third year high school students from state and non-state schools in metropolitan Lima Grade 8-Tertiary
    Reading is more than the simple mechanical act of deciphering graphic signs; it is, above all, an act of reasoning, which will make it possible to construct the interpretation of the written message based on the information provided by the text and the reader's...

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    Create Your Own Mentor Texts for Successful Writer's Workshop Lessons Kindergarten-Grade 8
    "Using mentor texts in writer's workshop helps students more readily grasp new genres of writing and feel more comfortable trying those genres...learn more about creating [your] own mentor texts to use in writer's workshop minilessons" by reading...

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    Daily Writing Prompts for the Multi-Grade Classroom Grade 4-Grade 8
    A PowerPoint of 170 prompts for daily journal writing in a multi-grade Adventist classroom. Some of these have been used with students as young as 3rd grade, but 4th grade and up seems to work best. These prompts integrate Pathways themes and other core subject...

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    Differential Study of Academic Achievement in Spanish Language of Secondary School Students in Baja California (Mexico) Grade 7-Lifelong
    The objective of this study is to develop and validate an explanatory model of academic achievement in Spanish Language for a random sample of third year high school students in Baja California (Mexico). For this purpose, using decision tree techniques, subgroups...

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    Drawing Before Writing - A Metacognitive Scaffold to Year 2 Children's Story Writing Grade 1-Grade 4
    "The purpose of the study was to investigate the use of drawing to improve the quality and quantity of children’s writing by using drawing before writing to scaffold children’s thinking during the story writing process."

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    Ellen White and Literature Grade 9-Lifelong
    The subject of Ellen White and literature is one on which I wish, first of all, to disqualify myself as an expert, because in comparison with some who have made a career of the study and teaching of literature, I would fall short of fulfilling most, if not...

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    Encouraging Children to Write Poetry Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Writing poetry helps “students grow into confident human beings because the discipline of writing inspires critical thinking.”

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    Following Instructions Unit Plan Grade 4
    This Unit Plan integrates faith in a Language Arts lesson about following directions. It also provides opportunities for learning across content areas. It is student-centered, faith-based and best of all, fun for everyone.

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    Forms of Adjectives Unit Plan Grade 4 Grade 4
    This Unit Plan integrates the Bible with a Language Arts lesson on the forms of adjectives. It also provides opportunities for learning across other content areas. It is student centered, faith-based, and best of all, fun for everyone.

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    Four Norwegians Who Made a Difference Grade 6-Grade 8
    "In this unit, students will research the contributions of four well-known Norwegians: Amundsen, Grieg, Heyerdahl, and Eriksson. They will analyze their contributions to the world related to discovery and exploration, geography, and the arts. Students...

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    Horses Here, Horses There, Horses Everywhere - Unit Plan Grade 5-Grade 8
    Written for the intermediate grades, this unit of study “is based on the reading of two books: King of the Wind by Marguerite Henry and Black Beauty by Anna Sewell. The cross-curriculum possibilities are endless!"

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    Informative Writing Lesson Plan for Multi-Grade Classrooms Grade 1-Grade 8
    Prepared by a small school teacher, this informative writing lesson plan is differentiated across the multi-grade classroom. Included for each grade level are key learning/common core connections, directions, and a rubric.

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    Intersections of Math and Literacy - Heuristic Patterns Kindergarten-Grade 6
    Integration between subjects is essential for deep understanding, but what heuristic strategies are available to join math and literacy? This 2012 NAD Teachers Convention presentation offers children’s literature options in math and language linked to...

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    Listening - Unit Plan Grade 4 Grade 4
    This Unit Plan integrates faith with a Language Arts lesson on listening. It also provides opportunities for learning across other content areas. It is student-centered, faith-based, and best of all, fun for everyone.

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    Literacy Resource List Preschool-Grade 12
    This list links to resources on literacy, from early language acquisition to elementary school reading and beyond.

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    Literary Analysis of Leviticus 16 Grade 10-Lifelong
    The Jewish liturgical rituals are rooted in the book of Leviticus, which provided the fundamental teaching of the plan of salvation, and at the same time taught how to solve the problem of sin; however, the critical method has tried to destroy these cultic...

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    Main Idea - Unit Plan Grade 4 Grade 4
    This Unit Plan integrates the Bible with a Language Arts lesson on the main idea of a story. It also provides opportunities for learning across other content areas. It is student-centered, faith-based, and best of all, fun for everyone.

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    Make it Count - Integrated Unit of Study Grade 5-Grade 8
    Each unit integrates instruction in Directed Reading, Language Arts, Science, and Social Studies. Students also incorporate social skills development, character building, and service experiences throughout the unit. The North American Division Curriculum Guides...

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    NAD The Integrated Language Arts Curriculum Guide K-8 Kindergarten-Grade 8
    A curriculum guide for teaching language arts to grades K-8 in NAD Adventist elementary schools. It includes the philosophy, an introduction, and objectives for each major subtopic and grade level. Subtopics include: Grammar, Composition, Listening and Speaking,...

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    Passive Verbs Unit Plan Grade 6 Grade 6
    This Unit Plan integrates the Bible with a Language Arts lesson on passive verbs. It also provides opportunities for learning across other content areas. It is student-centered, faith-based, and best of all, fun for everyone.

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    Phrases and Clauses Grade 6 Grade 6
    This Unit Plan integrates the Bible with a Language Arts lesson on phrases and clauses. It also provides opportunities for learning across other content areas. It is student-centered, faith-based, and best of all, fun for everyone.

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    Poetry Unit Grade 5-Grade 6
    A quarter-long poetry unit in which students' end product is a poetry booklet. The unit will guide students through the world of poetry by having them write 14 poems (including a week of reading and writing spiritual poetry), each focusing on a unique poetry...

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    Readers Theatre in the Classroom - Using Puppets and Scripts to Improve Reading Fluency Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Inspired by the requests of teachers in East Malaysia, the author examined research on language growth associated with puppets and scripts. She then made several trips back to Borneo, conducting her own interesting research on the topic.

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    Report Writing Unit Plan Grade 5 Grade 5
    This Unit Plan integrates the Bible in a Language Arts lesson on report writing. It also provides opportunities for learning across other content areas. It is student-centered, faith-based, and best of all, fun for everyone.

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    Seven Keys that Inspire Success in Common Core Writing Kindergarten-Grade 5
    Increasing writing proficiency requires targeted lessons that meet the Common Core requirements. This 2012 NAD Teachers Convention presentation demonstrates how practical strategies and Common Core lessons create a high-success atmosphere that improves the...

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    Small School English Correlation Guide Grade 1-Grade 8
    The Small Schools English Correlation Guide is designed for use with The Small Schools English Manual. In addition to providing the teacher with an abundance of strategies...

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    Speech Writing Unit Plan Grade 4
    This Unit Plan integrates faith in a Language Arts lesson on speech writing. It also provides opportunities for learning across other content areas. It is student-centered, faith-based, and best of all, fun for everyone.

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    SQ3R - Language Arts Unit Plan Grade 4 Grade 4
    This Unit Plan integrates the Bible in a Language Arts lesson on SQ3R. It also provides opportunities for learning across other content areas. It is student-centered, faith-based, and best of all, fun for everyone.

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    Stories that Teach - Black Christian Perspective of Life Lessons Grade 5-Grade 8
    Read stories that originated in the African, African American, and Caribbean cultures. Unit activities include ideas on ways to use the stories for various purposes.

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    Summary Writing Unit Plan Grade 4 Grade 4
    This Unit Plan integrates faith in a Language Arts lesson on summary writing. It also provides opportunities for learning across other content areas. It is student-centered, faith-based, and best of all, fun for everyone.

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    Teacher Track Grade 1-Grade 8
    From this website, Sandra Doran provides "a wide range of products and services for parents and teachers, including workshops, seminars, teaching tools, product links, books, articles, DVDs, training modules and more."

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    The Daily 5 - Language Arts Resources Kindergarten-Grade 4
    This list links to resources describing The Daily 5, a method of teaching language arts.

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    The Friendly Letter Unit Plan Grade 4 Grade 4
    A Language Arts lesson on writing a friendly letter, and providing opportunities for learning across other content areas. It is student-centered, faith-based, and best of all, fun for everyone.

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    Trinity Treasures - Exploration of the Trinity Grade 1-Grade 4
    "Students will explore the Holy Trinity - FATHER, SON and HOLY GHOST - through activities designed for various learning styles/modes across the curriculum. There is an integrated link to/with Language Arts in the focus on the prefix, “TRI,”...