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How to use Super Bowl ads in lessons about informational texts

NCLE SmartBrief | Jan 26, 2015

Super Bowl commercials offer examples of popular culture "texts" that students can analyze and study as part of their lessons about informational texts, media-literacy expert Frank Baker writes in this commentary. He presents several ideas and links to resources that allow students to study the advertisements before and after the game. MiddleWeb (01/25)


Pa. K-8 school develops "novel" approach to prep students for high school

NCLE SmartBrief | Jan 28, 2015

Strengthening argumentative writing with speaking and listening (Socratic) Circles

NCLE SmartBrief | Jan 29, 2015

Educator teaches eco-literacy class from the Appalachian trail

NCLE SmartBrief | Jan 26, 2015

Controversial discussion topics test students' civic understanding

NCLE SmartBrief | Jan 29, 2015

Students using mindfulness techniques perform better in math, study finds

NCLE SmartBrief | Jan 29, 2015

Assessment that informs instruction AND professional learning

NCLE SmartBrief | Jan 26, 2015

High-school students partner to interpret poetry through art

NCLE SmartBrief | Jan 29, 2015

How teachers can take charge of their own PD

NCLE SmartBrief | Jan 26, 2015

Middle-schoolers learn slam poetry from nationally recognized writer

NCLE SmartBrief | Jan 26, 2015


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