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In this unit, students learn how to use different summarizing strategies to determine the main idea and key details of a literary text.

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The central idea of this unit is to understand and identify a variety of nonfiction text features as well as using them to create a feature article on an expert topic of your choice.

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During this 10-day introductory unit, students will learn about text features and how readers use them to further their understanding of information presented in informational text. They will learn about different text features in print and electronic form--what they are and how they are used in both formats--through online activities, a scavenger hunt and collage creation.

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InsertLearning allows educators to insert youtube videos, questions, discussion boards, highlights and annotations onto any webpage. 

This unit takes students through fundamental foundations of music creation that is based in both western music notation as well as technology based composition practices. The scope of the unit covers essential musical knowledge used to create music as well as a bevy of online tools used to create, collaborate and publish music. 

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Newsela takes articles and current events from its partner news sources and modifies them so that students can read them more easily (options for different lexile levels). There also opportunities to assign to students and add questions. 

Hi fellow teachers! I decided to create a blended unit plan for 3rd grade Science: Fossils. We rarely have enough time to truly devote instruction on Science topics and I really feel it's vital and shouldn't be skipped. Therefore, I am looking for more ways to integrate science instruction into ELA and Math time periods.

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In this unit, students will be introduced to poetry.  Students will learn about the different types of poetry characteristics through the use of poetry books, prezi presentations, music, and spoken word.

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In this unit, children learn how to use a variety of math tools/strategies to solve problems. This unit lays the foundation for developing multiplication and division strategies.

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 In this unit, 3rd graders practice making sense of one and two step number stories involving all four operations.  Practice may include diagrams, arrays, pictures, words, and number models.

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