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How Important is Teaching Literacy in All Content Areas? | Edutopia
“If you are a math, history, science, or art teacher, where does literacy fit into your classroom instruction? It’s easy to believe that literacy instruction is solely the charge of language arts teachers, but, frankly, this just is not so”
American Icons: Show Archive
Studio 360’s American Icons series has some literary themed episodes.
10 Ways to Develop Expository Writing Skills With The New York Times – The Learning Network Blog – NYTimes.com
“Have you been knocking your head against the proverbial wall trying to teach – or learn – expository writing skills? New York Times models can help writers learn how to write an expository essay that is compelling, convincing and authoritative as well as engaging to read – not to mention authentic. Try a fresh approach with these 10 tips. “
Teaching ‘The Great Gatsby’ With The New York Times – The Learning Network Blog – NYTimes.com
The NY Times offers “resources on, and related to, F. Scott Fitzgerald’s “The Great Gatsby” hoping they might help your students appreciate Mr. Nobody from Nowhere and hear the money in Daisy’s voice. “
Teaching Shakespeare With The New York Times – The Learning Network Blog – NYTimes.com
A collection of resources from the New York Times on teaching Shakespeare.
Lines on Plagiarism Blur for Students in the Digital Age – NYTimes.com
This New York Times article investigates attitudes toward plagiarism among today’s students.
Posted from Diigo. The rest of my favorite links are here.