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Have You Read A Good Book Lately?

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Grade Level:  7th grade

Subject:  language arts

Learner Outcomes:

        Students will be able to:

         1) write for a specified audience
         2) take notes, organize and report information
         3) will proofread and revise their work

Student Task:  Once a month students would read a novel and write a book review for it.

Teacher Role: Teacher would grade book reviews.

Grouping: Students worked independently.

Hook:  none

Student-Directed Learning: Students were able to choose their book.

Use of Technology: Some students typed their book reviews.

Assessment: Book reviews were graded by teacher.

Created for the Fermilab LInC program sponsored by Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory Education Office and Friends of Fermilab, and funded by United States Department of Energy, Illinois State Board of Education, North Central Regional Technology in Education Consortium which is operated by North Central Regional Educational Laboratory (NCREL), and the National Science Foundation.

Author(s): Ronda Larson-Dranter, Mary A. Warren
School: Old Quarry Middle School, Lemont, Illinois
Created: February 15, 2001 - Updated: April 18, 2001
URL: http://www-ed.fnal.gov/lincon/w01/projects/library/student1.html