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Dec 15

Reference Materials Mini Lesson

  This free Reference Materials Mini Lesson contains three activities designed to help students determine which reference materials are needed to locate specific types of information. The lesson goes over six types of reference materials. These include dictionaries, thesauri, manuals, encyclopedias, atlases, and almanacs.¬† Activity #1 In the first activity, students create a foldable graphic …

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Jul 07

Christmas in July ~ The Gift of the Magi ~ Part 1

  Vocabulary for The Gift of the Magi It’s not too early to plan your Christmas units. The Gift of the Magi is a heartwarming story of a young married couple who sell their most prized possessions to have money to buy gifts for the other. It makes a wonderful mini-unit to teach during the¬†Christmas …

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