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CCSS.ELA-Literacy.WHST.6-8.6 Use Technology,...

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.WHST.6-8.6 - Use technology, including the Internet, to produce and publish writing and present the relationships between information and ideas clearly and efficiently.

Authors: National Governors Association Center for Best Practices, Council of Chief State School Officers

Title: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.WHST.6-8.6 Use Technology, Including The Internet, To Produce And Publish... Writing in History/Social Studies, Science, and Technical Subjects - 6th-8th Grade English Language Arts Common Core State Standards

Publisher: National Governors Association Center for Best Practices, Council of Chief State School Officers, Washington D.C.

Copyright Date: 2010

(Page last edited 10/08/2017)

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  2. Claudette Colvin: Twice Toward Justice - Using the book Claudette Colvin: Twice Toward Justice, students will understand the impact average individuals can have on important public policy issues in the United States.
  3. Comic Strips - Create your own comics and your own characters also at Professor Garfield's Comic Lab!
  4. Comic Strips - Make up your own comics, using characters, emotions, and more
  5. My Media - In this lesson, students review their media habits and the array of media they use on a weekly basis, and reflect on the role of digital media in their lives.
  6. Teaching Tone vs. Mood using Computer-Based Multimedia - Lesson plan that can be adapted using Photostory 3.0 [this high school lesson plan could be adapted to teach this standard]
  7. The Write Source - Interested in receiving student writings for possible publication in one of our handbooks or on our Web site!
  8. The Writing conference - Publishes original poetry and prose from students enrolled in kindergarten through twelfth grade
  9. WHST.6-8.6 Common Core Resources - A link for a collection of resources for teaching WHST.6-8.6
  10. Write Now - From Zuzu - contribution of young artists, photographers and writers just like YOU



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