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Great Model Teaching Videos - Teaching students how to think and analyze are important goals of today& teacher. See how one high school teacher uses a two day lesson to get students to analyze texts and develop more critical ways of thinking.

Videos, Common Core Resources And Lesson Plans For Teachers: Teaching Channel

Check out this classroom video on Teaching Channel. Write higher order questions and get students to write higher order questions using Costa's Levels of Questioning, Bloom's Taxonomy verb starters or a Frayer model. You could also use Depth of Knowledge!

Evidence & Arguments: Multiple Ways of Experiencing a Text.  MLK's letter from Birmingham Jail.

Video from Teaching Channel on Evidence & Arguments: Multiple Ways of Experiencing a Text using Letter from Birmingham Jail

Teaching Tip for a Literary Analysis Tool: Pattern Folders (9-12) | Video from Teaching Channel

Here's a teaching strategy to use as a literary analysis tool. The Pattern Folder allows English teachers to help students gather textual evidence, draw conclusions and trace a pattern or theme. A quick and easy formative assessment tool for your class.

Videos, Common Core Resources And Lesson Plans For Teachers: Teaching Channel

Discover a unique way to break down the Common Core into manageable groups. Using buckets, teachers and students will better understand expectations of the Common Core overall as well as what is expected during a particular lesson.

Video of a teacher showing how to get the kids to cite textual evidence to use in their writing.

VIDEO: Teaching students to use textual evidence is a key component of the Common Core. Learn how to teach students to cite textual evidence, engage in collaborative discussions and draw evidence from literary text in preparation for writing.

Common Core Task Cards: Reading Literature!  For grades 9-12! $

Reading Literature Task Cards: Grades 9-12

Check out this classroom video on Teaching Channel. Teaching Channel is a video showcase-on the Web and TV-of inspiring teaching practices in America's public schools.

Video series from TeachingChannel on Evidence & Arguments: Lesson Planning. I plan to borrow heavily from this lesson this year.

Strategies for Student-Centered Discussion. Master the art and science of engaging students in rigorous discussion. How does beginning the lesson with student reflection and a guiding question equip students for the discussion?

Strategies for Student-Centered Discussion. Master the art and science of engaging students in rigorous discussion. How does beginning the lesson with student reflection and a guiding question equip students for the discussion?

Great video for high school economic teachers. Here are tips to help students develop critical thinking and speaking skills while debating economic topics. This class structure can be utilized in other high school subjects as well.

Great video for high school economic teachers. Here are tips to help students develop critical thinking and speaking skills while debating economic topics. This class structure can be utilized in other high school subjects as well.

Check out this classroom video on Teaching Channel. Teaching Channel is a video showcase-on the Web and TV-of inspiring teaching practices in America's public schools.

Sophomore Speeches: What It Means To Be A Learner. Synthesize reactions and research in students speeches about learning. How does the reaction/narrative connect to the final argument?

CLOSE READING Teacher Resource~  This 12:06 minute video models a close reading lesson.  A group of 4th grade students closely read a text about toy inventors, discussing their ideas with their peers. Their teacher models her thinking on some tricky parts, asks text-dependent questions, and guides their annotation and writing.

CLOSE READING Teacher Resource~ This minute video models a close reading lesson. A group of grade students closely read a text about toy inventors, discussing their ideas with their peers. To watch when I have some free time.

This video gives students a few examples and cases of other young people online.

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Students are doing research online. Learn how to teach students to use critical thinking in finding trustworthy sites and analyzing different websites. This lesson is consistent with the Common Core Standards for critical thinking.