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Standard W.MCC

W.MCC Meaning, Context, and Craft

Grade(s): 6

Subject(s): English Language Arts

Year: 2015

Dori Sanders | Conversations with SC Writers

Video

S.C. author Dori Sanders reads from her bestseller, Clover , and describes the characters in the novel. She talks about characters being based loosely on real-life but the stories being fictionalized...
Eleanora Tate | Conversations with SC Writers

Video

Eleanora Tate is an award-winning author of children's books. She discusses writing The Secret of Gumbo Grill . Her idea for the book came from the fact that there were few books dealing with modern...
Tommy Scott Young | Conversations with SC Writers

Video

Students speak with poet, storyteller and writer Tommy Scott Young. Mr. Young starts with The Gingerbread Man . One of his secrets is to read outloud. The characters do not come fully alive without...
Bird Survival Through Adaptations
Bird Survival Through Adaptations

Lesson

A series of historical illustrations by naturalist, Mark Catesby, will be used as a foundation for students to assess how adaptations contribute to a species ability to survive in a particular...